ITALY  36 V TONGA  12
  COMPETITION: Rugby World Cup, Pool D
  VENUE: Canberra Stadium, Canberra DATE: 15 October 2003 SPECTATORS: 18,967
  REFEREE: Steve Walsh HALFTIME: 9-7  
  SCORERS: SCORERS:
  TRIES: D.Dallan (2), M.Dallan TRIES: Payne, Tu'ifua 
  CONVERSIONS: Wakarua (3) CONVERSIONS: Tu'ipulotu
  PENALTY GOALS: Wakarua (5) PENALTY GOALS:
  DROPPED GOALS: DROPPED GOALS:
   
15 Gonzalo Canale  Benetton Treviso RFC 15 Pierre Hola  Kobe Steel RFC, Japan
14 Nicola Mazzucato  Ghail Calvisano RFC 14 Sione Fonua  Auckland, New Zealand
13 Cristian Stoica (21) Montpellier RFC, France 13 Gus Leger (20) Counties-Manukau, New Zealand
12 Manuel Dallan Benetton Treviso RFC 12 John Payne  Manly RFC, Australia
11 Denis Dallan Benetton Treviso RFC 11 Tevita Tu'ifua Auckland, New Zealand
10 Rima Wakarua  Leonessa Brescia RFC 10 Sateki Tu'ipulotu  Parramatta RFC, Australia
9 Alessandro Troncon (Capt.) Benetton Treviso RFC 9 Silio Martens Bridgend RFC, Wales
8 Sergio Parisse  Benetton Treviso RFC 8 Benhur Kivalu (Capt.) Sanix RFC, Japan
7 Aaron Persico  Benetton Treviso RFC 7 Ipolito Fenukitau (19) Ricoh RFC, Japan
6 Andrea De Rossi (16) Ghail Calvisano RFC 6 Inoke Afeaki (18) Secom RFC, Japan
5 Marco Bortolami Padova RFC 5 Milton Ngauamo  Wellington, New Zealand
4 Santiago Dellape (18) Benetton Treviso RFC 4 Viliami Vaki  Parma RFC, Italy
3 Martin Castrogiovanni (17) Ghail Calvisano RFC 3 Heamani Lavaka (22) Eastern Suburbs RFC, Australia
2 Fabio Ongaro  Benetton Treviso RFC 2 Ephram Taukafa (16) Northern Suburbs RFC, Australia
1 Andrea Lo Cicero  Lazio and Primavera RFC 1 Tonga Lea'aetoa (17) Northern Suburbs RFC, Australia
   
16 Carlo Festuccia (6) Overmach Parma RFC 16 Viliami Ma'asi (2) Penzance RFC, England
17 Salvatore Perugini (3) Ghail Calvisano RFC 17 Kisi Pulu (1) Otahuhu RFC, New Zealand
18 Carlo Checchinato (4) Benetton Treviso RFC 18 Usaia Latu (6) Northern Suburbs RFC, Australia
19 Matteo Mazzantini  Viadana RFC 19 Stanley Afeaki (7) Ponsonby RFC, New Zealand
20 Francesco Mazzariol Overmach Parma RFC 20 Johnny Ngauamo (13) Montferrand RFC, France
21 Andrea Masi (13) Viadana RFC 21 Tony Alatani Blackwood RFC, Wales
22 Mirco Bergamasco  Stade Francaise RFC, France 22 Sila Va'enuku (3) Toa-Ico Ma'Afoa RFC
   
  COACH: John Kirwan COACH
           
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