Made his bow for Italy A during 2011 Churchill Cup in England, scoring a try on his debut in the game against Tonga at Worcester.
Made his test debut in the round one RBS 6 Nations game against France in Paris, 2012. Played every minute of Italy's 2013 RBS 6 Nations campaign, missed out in 2014 and 2016, but played in all five rounds 2015
Has scored five tries in the RBS 6 Nations; against England and Scotland in 2012, Ireland in 2013 and Scotland and Wales in the 2015 campaign
Made 4 starts in RWC2015, scoring a try vs France at Twickenham but not selected again until last summer's tour to the Americas.
Played in Italy's last three tests at No.11, scoring a decisive try against the Springboks.
The Zebre wing has played 39 times for Italy, scoring 7 tries.
|2012 - present|
|2009 - 2010|
|2010 - 2012|
|2015 - 2016|
|2012 - 2017|