Francesco Minto rugby player
Francesco Minto rugby player

Francesco Minto

20th May 1987 1.93m/102kg Openside Flanker

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...

Monday Morning Round Up

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England Rugby call up 33 players for Argentina Test Elliot Daly (Wasps) has been recalled after he was withdrawn from the squad that travelled to Portugal having picked up a knee injury last Saturday.   BacksFull...

Italy Rugby name 31-man squad for Fiji test

2 years ago by Italy Rugby

Italy Rugby have called up a 31-man squad for their clash against Fiji on Saturday, 11 November, with the starting lineup to be announced on Thursday.   Dario CHISTOLINI (ZEBRE, 18 caps) Simone...

Highlights: Benetton Rugby v Edinburgh Rugby

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Edinburgh got on to a great start, Sam Hidalgo-Clyne finishing with a try after a build up of pressure and great handling from the backs. Ian McKinley kept Treviso within touching distance with...

Pro 14: Team of the Week

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

1. Brad Thyer The 24 year old loose-head put in fantastic shift and played a vital role in his side's narrow victory over Connacht. He consistently piled the pressure on his opposite number at scrum...

Sergio Parisse not included in Italy squad for summer tour

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy coach Conor O'Shea has announced captain Sergio Parisse is not in his 31-man squad for this summer's tour against Scotland, Fiji and Australia. The Irish coach said he wanted to give Parisse and...

Pro 12: Weekend Stat Review

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Top Tacklers: Olly Cracknell (Ospreys) 24James King (Ospreys) 23Francesco Minto (Benetton Treviso) 22 Metres made: Mark Bennett (Glasgow Warriors) 110DTH Van der Merwe (Scarlets) 99Joey Carbery (Leinster)...

Wednesday Afternoon Round Up

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Paddy Jackson commits to Ulster   Ulster Rugby have announced that Paddy Jackson has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him at Kingspan Stadium until at least the summer of 2019.   "To...

Italy suffer Tommaso Allan injury blow

3 years ago by Italy Rugby

Italy are set to be without fly-half Tommaso Allan for the rest of the Six Nations after he suffered a dislocated shoulder against England.   A medical update from the team says Allan faces 30 days...

Italy Squad Update

3 years ago by Italy Rugby

Italy have released Angelo Eposito, Francesco Minto, Thomaso Boni, Joshua Furno and Federico Ruzza ahead of their Six Nations clash with England. Eposito and Minto will be able to represent Treviso this...