Caps for Italy
100 Test Cap Stadium
Millennium Stadium, Cardiff
Since making his full international debut at the age of 20 in 2001, Marco Bortolami has won 111
caps for the Azzurri.
As Italy’s youngest ever captain at age 22, Bortolami’s crowning moments include scoring a
renowned interception try again the All Blacks in his first match wearing the captain’s armband.
Bortolami led Italy to their most successful Six Nations Championship in 2007. Recording their
first away victory in the tournament, before breaking their record most games won by an Italian
side in a Six Nations Championship.
13 years on from his international debut, Bortolami earned his 100th cap for the Azzurri, before
retiring from the international squad a year later.