Sporting Events in Rovigo, Italy

By: Kelvin Wiley

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Rovigo is home of rugby, the city rugby team Super 10 competition who won 11 national championships in his category.

Other practiced sports include football, swimming, handball, Baseball and roller hockey.


The "Rosso Blu" as the Baseball team is known is at the level of Serie "A" competition. Notable American players who have played for Rovigo Baseball include: Nathan Cardella (Fresno, Ca.) and Mark Peracchi (San Francisco, Ca).


This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. (Italian) various authors, Rovigo. Ritratto di una Città., Minelliana - Rovigo, 1988.