Italy survived a late fight back by Fiji to secure an edgy 37-31 win over the South Pacific Islanders in the second Test of their November series on Saturday.
Italy captain Sergio Parisse and prop Martin Castrogiovanni have brushed aside the importance of reaching 100 caps against Fiji on Saturday.
Italian coach Jacques Brunel is hoping a selection shake-up will revive his team's fortunes in the second of their November Tests, against Fiji on Saturday.
The awe-inspiring Quade Cooper of old returned against Italy in Turin on Saturday to lead the Wallabies to a 50-20 rout.
Australia produced probably their most emphatic performance under Ewen McKenzie to rout Italy 50-20 in Turin on Saturday.
Italy have a historic first victory over a wounded Wallabies side in their sights on Saturday but remain wary of a backlash.
Italy are cautiously optimistic, hoping for another big scalp. Australia are desperate for redemption.
Australian-born Luke McLean will line up against his countrymen after being named in the Italy starting XV for Saturday’s Test in Turin.
Wallaby coach Ewen McKenzie believes referees are being unfair to his team and should not be penalising their misfiring scrum as often as they do.
Wallaby forward Rob Simmons has been chosen at blindside flank in the only change made to the Australian starting line-up.
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