|Scotland (10) 20|
|Tries: Skeldon, Wassell; Pens: Nelson (2); Cons: Nelson (2)|
|Italy (19) 41|
|Tries: Furlan (3), Rigoni (2), Arrighetti, Minuzzi; Cons: Silari (3)|
Captain Manuela Furlan scored a hat-trick as Italy cruised to victory over Scotland of their Women’s Six Nations conflict in Glasgow.
Beatrice Rigoni additionally crossed twice because the guests ran in seven tries and ensured they’ll face Ireland subsequent week with third place at stake.
Scotland trailed by simply 9 factors on the break however couldn’t claw their approach again regardless of Emma Wassell’s strive.
Bryan’s Easson’s aspect must beat Wales subsequent week to keep away from final place.
A short interval of stress on the finish gave the Scots hope of narrowing the deficit, but it surely got here to nothing and Furlan accomplished her hat-trick within the closing levels.
It was a robust efficiency from Italy, who not often appeared at risk of letting their early benefit slip at Scotstoun.
Scotland: Rollie; Musgrove, Thomson, Nelson, Gaffney; Law, McDonald; Bartlett, Skeldon, Kennedy, Wassell, McMillan, Gallagher, McLachlan, Cattigan.
Replacements: Rettie, Cockburn, Muzambe, Belisle, Howat, Maxwell, Willis, Grant.
Italy: Ostuni Minuzzi; Furlan, Sillari, Rigoni, Magatti; Madia, Barattin; Skofca, Bettoni, Gai, Fedrighi, Duca, Arrighetti, Cammarano, Giordano.
Replacements: Turani, Maris, Tounesi, Locatelli, Veronese, Sgorbini, Stefan, Muzzo.