Dean Budd rugby player
Dean Budd rugby player

Dean Budd

31st Jul 1986 1.95m/110kg No 5 Lock

Six Nations: Sergio Parisse Sets New Six Nations Record

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Sergio Parisse will set a new Six Nations record when he runs out for his 66th appearance in the competition, a record he currently shares with former Ireland captain Brian O'Driscoll.      Another...

Former England U20 lock Sisi earns Italy call-up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Former England Under-20 international David Sisi has been named in Italy's squad for a pre-Six Nations training squad. The uncapped Zebre lock was among the 31 players selected for...

PRO14 Round 13 Highlights: Benettton Rugby v Glasgow Warriors

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

What a win for Benetton Treviso who down Glasgow Warriors to claim their their fourth victory on the trot. The Italian raced into the lead in the 14th minute thanks to a try from Dean Budd...

Munster go top of Conference A as Treviso shock Warriors

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Munster moved top of Pro14's Conference A after capitalising on Glasgow Warriors' defeat to in-form Benetton Treviso.       Benetton Treviso continued their superb recent form in the...

PRO14 Preview: Conference B

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

With the PRO14 returning this weekend we preview Conference B and give a few predictions on how each side will progress throughout the season and identify a few players who are set for big seasons.   Benetton Rugby Last...

Conor O'Shea Names Squad to face Japan

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy Coach Conor O'Shea has named one debutant in his squad that will face Japan at Bank Dome Stadium in Oita in the first of the two test-match of the summer tour 2018.   Marcello Violi and...

Conor O'Shea Names Italy Touring Squad

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy coach Conor O'Shea has selected thirty-one players for Italy's June test against Japan on June 9th in Oita and the June 16th in Kobe.   O'Shea has selected a number of player's that participated...

Player Ratings - France vs Italy

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Hugo Bonneval – 8/10 The Toulon man came away with the MOTM award for his performance in Marseille tonight. He managed to get over for a try in the 2nd half and started a few French...

Stat Breakdown - Ireland vs Italy

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

For the vast majority of this game Ireland were dominant, and the stats back it up.   Ireland made 9 clean breaks in total, two each for Jacob Stockdale and Robbie Henshaw who gained 125 metres...

Conor O'Shea names Italy team to face England

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Conor O'Shea has named a relatively inexperienced squad to face England in their opening 2018 6 Nations match.   Nine of the 15 players selected to start the Stadio Olimpico clash have won...