Italy 22-33 Scotland LIVE RESULT: Stream free, TV channel – the Scots complete the Italian job in Rome – reaction

Italy 22-33 Scotland LIVE RESULT: Stream free, TV channel – the Scots complete the Italian job in Rome – reaction

SCOTLAND hold out for a 33-22 victory over whipping boys Italy to leapfrog Wales in the table.

Azzurri were on course to suffering another humiliating defeat when Graham Darcy grabbed Scotland's fourth try of the match.

But Italy clawed themselves back into the game to make the score-line look a little more respectable.

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  • Kieran Davies

    Scots climb championship table

    Gregor Townsend's side leapfrog Wales in the table to go level on points with England on 10 points.

    The table looks a lot more respectable for Scotland now.

    They travel to Ireland for their final group game.

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    Lightening strikes three times

    Before today's game The Azzurri hadn't scored a try for over four hours.

    Then they go and score three in the same game.

    Positive reaction by Italy and with their youth teams winning consistently you would hope we are seeing the evolution of their game.

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    FT: Italy 22-33 Scotland

    Italy finish the game on a high with the home crowd enjoying anothertry to end the game.

    The home side really showed they can play in the second-half there.

    Probably the Italians best performance in this season's Six Nations.

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    Italy 22-33 Scotland

    80+3. Ange Capuozzo scores his second try since coming on as sub.

    Another well taken try, making himself available for the hand off.

    He runs over the line and grounds the ball.

    Garbisi misses the conversion.

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    Try – Capuozzo (Italy)

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    Italy 17-33 Scotland

    80. Poor handling sees the ball go out of play with Scotland attacking.

    Italy lineout as we hit the 80 minute mark.

    It is the home side trying to get one final score.

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    Italy 17-33 Scotland

    78. Scotland press forward, looking to score one more try.

    The play breaks down and Italy regain possession.

    We will have a scrum with an Italy put in.

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    Italy 17-33 Scotland

    76. Credit where it is due, Italy are going to the final whistle.

    Fitness and cardio are often the criticisms of this team but today they are still trying to score points this late on.

    Scotland turn the ball over and counter-attack.

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    Italy 17-33 Scotland

    74. Italy were unable to turn possession into points there.

    Very good rugby by the home side.

    Their issue is maintaining those levels throughout the game.

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    Italy 17-33 Scotland

    72. Italy were close to the Scottish try line again there.

    It is all Italy at the moment.

    The Azzurri are playing their best rugby of the game right now.

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    Ireland 17-33 Scotland

    70. Italy are starting to come alive.

    They are passing and driving, making gains in the Scotland half.

    Scotland penalised for offside.

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    Italy 17-33 Scotland

    68. Fantastic play by Italy.

    Good offloads just as being tackled open up a chance for Capuozzo to go over the line.

    Garbisi converts.

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    Try – Capuozzo (Italy)

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    Italy 10-33 Scotland

    64. Italy try a little kick and run through the gap of the Scottish defence.

    Ioane just cannot pick up the bobbling ball.

    Would have been a chance of a try there for Italy.

  • Kieran Davies

    Italy 10-33 Scotland

    62. Fantastic run by Ali Price, breaking through the lines of the Italy defence.

    He holds onto the ball until he sees Hogg in space out wide.

    Perfect pass to him and he runs it over the line unopposed.

    Finn Russell converts.

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    Try – Hogg (Scotland)

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    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    60. Italy have the ball yards from their own line.

    Garbisi receives the ball and looks to kick long.

    Scotland manage to keep the ball in play and come straight back at Italy.

  • Kieran Davies

    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    58. Fusco receives the ball and runs towards Scotland.

    It seems to be how play is panning out in this game, the Scots kick the ball to Italy and say to them 'run it at us'.

    Once the tackle is made there is no support for Fusco and he is penalised for not releasing the ball.

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    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    56. Garbisi puts the penalty wide of the posts.

    It is so important with the gulf in class between Italy and the rest of the Six Nations teams that they take their chances.

    Missing penalties can be so harmful to their chances for a side who doesn't score many tries.

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    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    54. Italy are going through the phases trying to make some headway through the Scottish defensive line.

    They don't seem to have the legs to breakthrough.

    Garbisi lofts a high kick and is wiped out immediately after kicking.

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    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    52. Scotland seem to be managing the game well now.

    They are squeezing the Italians and causing errors.

    Another Scottish player receives some treatment for a bloody nose.

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    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    50. It will be interesting to see how Italy react to that score.

    Italy make a quadruple substition.

    Changing the entire front row and their scrum-half.

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    Italy 10-26 Scotland

    48. Great play by Hogg in the build-up to that try.

    Graham takes the ball at pace, sidesteps an Italian defender and goes over the line.

    Russell knocks the conversion over the posts.

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    Try – Darcy Graham (Scotland)

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    Italy 10-19 Scotland

    47. Stuart Hogg seems to be looking to run the ball more.

    Not sure whether Townsend has changed the tactics at all but it is already bearing fruits for the visitors.

    Hogg is skipping passed tackles and offloading just at the right time.

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