Maxime Mbanda rugby player
Maxime Mbanda rugby player

Maxime Mbanda

10th Apr 1993 1.89m/101kg Openside Flanker

No Parisse as Franco Smith names Italy training squad

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

Italy head coach Franco Smith has named a 33-man training squad ahead of their Six Nations return later this month.   The Azzurri kick-start the resumption of this year’s Six Nations...

Watch: Matthew Morgan is steamrolled by Zebre fullback

1 year ago by Ultimate Rugby

The first BIG bump in the new PRO14 season came from Zebre fullback Junior Laloifi.   Zebre and the Cardiff Blues got the 2020/21 PRO14 season underway in Italy on Friday night.     The...

Negri & Lazzaroni sign new deals with Benetton

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Benetton Rugby has today confirmed that duo Sebastian Negri and Marco Lazzaroni have signed new deals and will remain with the club until 30 June 2022 and 30 June 2023, respectively.   Negri received...