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Tebaldi recalled among 3 changes for Italy to play Australia

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) Italy coach Conor O'Shea has made three changes to the team which was narrowly beaten by Fiji last weekend, bringing scrumhalf Tito Tebaldi into the starting lineup for the first time in three years for its test match Saturday against Australia.

O'Shea also selected backrower Andries Van Schalkwyk at No. 8, while Marco Lazzaroni could make his test debut off the bench.

Italy lost 22-19 in Suva when flyhalf Ben Volavola kicked a dropped goal two minutes after the end of regulation time.

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