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Rugby: Italy winger Venditti to miss start of Six Nations

Player suffered ankle injury in Zebre's win over Treviso

08 January, 18:30
Rugby: Italy winger Venditti to miss start of Six Nations (ANSA) - Rome, January 8 - Italy winger Giovanbattista Venditti will miss the start of the Six Nations after injuring his ankle while playing for his club Zebre in their RaboDirect PRO12 victory over Benetton Treviso at the weekend. The 23-year-old is set to be sidelined for a month, Zebre said, meaning he is set to miss the Azzurri's Six Nations opener in Wales on February 1 and their visit to Paris to face France the following week.

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