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Santiago Dellape
Italy
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Full name Santiago Dellape
Born May 9, 1978, La Plata
Current age 36 years 224 days
Major teams Barbarians, Racing Metro, Toulon, Italy
Position Lock
Height 6 ft 7 in
Weight 260 lb

Test career
Span Mat Start Sub Pts Tries Conv Pens Drop Won Lost Draw %
All Tests 2002-2011 64 53 11 15 3 0 0 0 18 45 1 28.90
Five/Six Nations 2002-2011 37 30 7 0 0 0 0 0 4 32 1 12.16
IRB Rugby World Cup 2003-2007 6 6 0 5 1 0 0 0 3 3 0 50.00

Career statistics
Test debut France v Italy at Stade de France, Feb 2, 2002 match details
Last Test Italy v France at Rome, Mar 12, 2011 match details
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Italy lock Santiago Dellape was born in La Plata, Argentina, moving to Italy to play for L'Aquila in 2001. He made his international debut in 2002 for Italy before switching his club allegiances to Treviso, with whom he won the Super 10 in 2003-04.

Dellape subsequently made the move to France, playing for Agen before joining Biarritz. He competed for Italy at the 2003 World Cup, playing against Tonga, Canada and Wales.

Dellape would have a second shot at the World Cup in 2007, sending Italy on their way to victory over Romania by scoring the game's opening try. Dellape won his 50th cap against Wales during the 2008 Six Nations.

Scrum Staff January 2009

Latest Articles
Italy name World Cup squad (May 31, 2011) Dellape announces surprise Italy retirement (May 18, 2011)
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Feb 5, 2011
Italy lock Santiago Dellape' claims a lineout
Italy lock Santiago Dellape' claims a lineout
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Oct 2, 2010
Vilimoni Delasau tackles Racing Metro's lock Santiago Dellape
Vilimoni Delasau tackles Racing Metro's lock Santiago Dellape
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Mar 14, 2009
Wales flanker Jonathan Thomas takes on Santiago Dellape
Wales flanker Jonathan Thomas takes on Santiago Dellape
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Feb 7, 2009
Italy's Santiago Dellape claims a lineout
Italy's Santiago Dellape claims a lineout
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