The Benetton Rugby squad for 2021/2022

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Here is the list of players of Benetton for the 2021/2022 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Italy Cherif TRAORÉ Prop 27 y/o 10/04/1994 1.84 m 116 kg 6 ft 18 st; 255.74 lb PRO 2023
Italy Federico ZANI Prop 32 y/o 09/04/1989 1.78 m 110 kg 5 ft 10 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2022
Italy Filippo ALONGI Prop 21 y/o 27/04/2000 1.85 m 118 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO
Italy Gianmarco LUCCHESI Prop 21 y/o 10/09/2000 1.84 m 110 kg 6 ft 17 st; 242.51 lb PRO
Argentina Ivan NEMER Prop 23 y/o 22/04/1998 1.80 m 116 kg 5 ft 11 in 18 st 3.74 lb; 255.74 lb PRO 2024
Italy Matteo DRUDI Prop 20 y/o 30/09/2000 1.83 m 108 kg 6 ft 17 st; 238.10 lb PRO
Argentina Nahuel TETAZ CHAPARRO Prop 31 y/o 06/11/1989 1.90 m 115 kg 6 ft 3 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2024
Italy Simone FERRARI Prop 27 y/o 28/03/1994 1.85 m 124 kg 6 ft 1 in 19 st 7.37 lb; 273.37 lb PRO 2023
Italy Tiziano PASQUALI Prop 27 y/o 14/07/1994 1.85 m 118 kg 6 ft 1 in 18 st 8.15 lb; 260.15 lb PRO 2023
South Africa Corniel ELS Hooker 27 y/o 19/01/1994 1.83 m 109 kg 6 ft 17 st; 240.30 lb PRO 2023
Italy Giacomo NICOTERA Hooker 25 y/o 15/07/1996 1.83 m 102 kg 6 ft 16 st; 224.87 lb PRO
New Zealand Hame FAIVA Hooker 27 y/o 09/05/1994 1.83 m 108 kg 6 ft 17 st; 238.10 lb PRO 2022
Argentina Thomas GALLO Hooker 22 y/o 30/04/1999 1.76 m 107 kg 5 ft 9 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb PRO 2024
Argentina Tomas BARAVALLE Hooker 30 y/o 14/12/1990 1.82 m 101 kg 6 ft 15 st; 222.67 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Carl WEGNER Lock 30 y/o 07/02/1991 2.00 m 117 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 5.94 lb; 257.94 lb PRO 2023 +1
Italy Federico RUZZA Lock 27 y/o 04/08/1994 1.98 m 108 kg 6 ft 6 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2024
South Africa Irné HERBST Lock 28 y/o 04/05/1993 2.00 m 120 kg 6 ft 7 in 18 st 12.55 lb; 264.55 lb PRO 2024
Italy Niccolò CANNONE Lock 23 y/o 17/05/1998 1.96 m 115 kg 6 ft 5 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb PRO 2023
Italy Nicola PIANTELLA Lock 20 y/o 28/03/2001 1.98 m 100 kg 6 ft 6 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb PRO
Italy Riccardo FAVRETTO Lock 19 y/o 18/10/2001 2.00 m 105 kg 6 ft 7 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO 2023
Italy Seb NEGRI Lock 27 y/o 30/06/1994 1.94 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Braam STEYN Back row 29 y/o 02/05/1992 1.93 m 111 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 6.71 lb; 244.71 lb PRO 2024
Italy Giovanni PETTINELLI Back row 25 y/o 13/03/1996 1.93 m 108 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2022
Italy Lorenzo CANNONE Back row 20 y/o 28/01/2001 1.90 m 102 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb PRO 2024
Italy Manuel ZULIANI Back row 21 y/o 26/04/2000 1.88 m 108 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 0.10 lb; 238.10 lb PRO 2023
Italy Marco LAZZARONI Back row 26 y/o 18/05/1995 1.94 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb PRO 2023
Italy Matteo MEGGIATO Back row 19 y/o 10/12/2001 1.91 m 96 kg 6 ft 3 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO
Italy Michele LAMARO Back row 23 y/o 03/06/1998 1.88 m 103 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb PRO
New Zealand Toa HALAFIHI Back row 27 y/o 27/11/1993 1.82 m 110 kg 6 ft 17 st; 242.51 lb PRO 2024
Italy Alessandro GARBISI Scrum-half 19 y/o 11/04/2002 1.74 m 83 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO
England Callum BRALEY Scrum-half 27 y/o 20/03/1994 1.78 m 84 kg 5 ft 10 in 13 st 3.19 lb; 185.19 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Dewaldt DUVENAGE Scrum-half 33 y/o 22/05/1988 1.73 m 82 kg 5 ft 8 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb PRO 2022
Italy Luca PETROZZI Scrum-half 26 y/o 12/03/1995 1.74 m 85 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 5.39 lb; 187.39 lb PRO 2022
Italy Leonardo MARIN Fly-half 19 y/o 23/02/2002 1.88 m 88 kg 6 ft 2 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb PRO
Argentina Tomás ALBORNOZ Fly-half 24 y/o 17/09/1997 1.77 m 82 kg 5 ft 10 in 12 st 12.78 lb; 180.78 lb PRO 2022
Italy Filippo DRAGO Center 19 y/o 24/12/2001 1.86 m 96 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 1.64 lb; 211.64 lb PRO
Argentina Ignacio BREX Center 29 y/o 26/05/1992 1.89 m 99 kg 6 ft 2 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb PRO 2023
Argentina Joaquin RIERA Center 27 y/o 22/02/1994 1.82 m 90 kg 6 ft 14 st; 198.42 lb PRO 2022
Italy Luca MORISI Center 30 y/o 22/02/1991 1.85 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO 2023
Italy Marco ZANON Center 23 y/o 13/10/1997 1.86 m 97 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 3.85 lb; 213.85 lb PRO 2022
Italy Tommaso BENVENUTI Center 30 y/o 12/12/1990 1.86 m 98 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb PRO 2022
Italy Tommaso MENONCELLO Center 19 y/o 20/08/2002 1.86 m 90 kg 6 ft 1 in 14 st 2.42 lb; 198.42 lb PRO
Fiji Iliesa RATUVA Winger 31 y/o 27/06/1990 1.89 m 105 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb PRO 2024
Italy Luca SPERANDIO Winger 25 y/o 28/01/1996 1.89 m 95 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO 2022
Australia Monty IOANE Winger 26 y/o 30/10/1994 1.80 m 95 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO 2022
South Africa Andries COETZEE Fullback 31 y/o 01/03/1990 1.81 m 86 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 7.60 lb; 189.60 lb PRO 2023
Italy Edoardo PADOVANI Fullback 28 y/o 15/05/1993 1.91 m 95 kg 6 ft 3 in 14 st 13.44 lb; 209.44 lb PRO 2022
Italy Giacomo DA RE Fullback 22 y/o 29/03/1999 1.80 m 83 kg 5 ft 11 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb
Italy Lorenzo PANI Fullback 19 y/o 04/07/2002 1.90 m 92 kg 6 ft 3 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb PRO
South Africa Rhyno SMITH Fullback 28 y/o 11/02/1993 1.73 m 83 kg 5 ft 8 in 13 st 0.98 lb; 182.98 lb PRO 2023

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Riccardo FAVRETTO - 19 years old
  • Oldest player : Dewaldt DUVENAGE - 33 years old
  • Average : 25 years old
  • Lightest player : Dewaldt DUVENAGE - 82 kg
  • Heaviest player : Simone FERRARI - 124 kg
  • Average weight : 102 kg