An interview with Martin Castrogiovanni Posted over 4 years ago

Italian & Leicester Tigers prop Martin Castrogiovanni talks about his scrummaging philosophies, his rugby idols and why he wants to share his skills and experience with The Rugby Site.

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Born in Argentina of Italian lineage, Martin Castrogiovanni has won 105 caps for the Azzurri since debuting against the All Blacks in 2002. A tight head prop known for his immense power and great scrummaging technique, Castro has represented Italy in 3 Rugby World Cups. He made an immediate impact on joining the Leicester Tigers in 2006 winning the Guinness Premiership player of the year in his debut season. He has acquired a cult following at Welford Road and in addition to being one of the best props in world rugby; Castro is one of the games great characters.

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