The Argentinian born centre makes the journey North and across the Atlantic ocean to play for the Cornish Pirates, he moves from Argentinian club Jockey Club de Rosario where former Pirate lberto Di Bernardo is currently playing.
His international accolades include u19 and u20 level for Argentina. His strength and aggression on the field will compliment any team. He will be playing his first season at Cornish Pirates in 2016/17 campaign.
In April 2018 Zebre confirmed that de Battista would join the club ahead of the 2018/19 season. To date he has made 51 appearances for Cornish Pirates scoring 13 tries.
As of 11 April 18
|2018 - present|
|2016 - 2018|