Italy coach Jacques Brunel insisted his side have plenty to do if they are to become a true force to be reckoned with despite finishing their Six Nations campaign on a high with an historic win over Ireland.
Italy winger Giovanbattista Venditti (R) is pictured during their Six Nations match against Ireland in Rome on March 16, 2013. Italy finished fourth in the table, one place ahead of Ireland and two ahead of France.
Ireland took the road to Rome hoping to finish a torrid campaign with a win at a sun-drenched Olympic Stadium, but Declan Kidney's injury-hit squad succumbed 22-15 with Italy scoring the only try.
This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.