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Eccellenza
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Serie A 2012/13

Overview
Teams were divided into 2 hierarchical groups of 12 teams: Division A1 and Division A2.
The 3 best of Division A1 and the best of Division A2 qualified for semifinals. Final winner was promoted to Eccellenza.
Teams placed 11th and 12th in Division A1 played a relegation playout against teams placed 9th and 10th in Division A2. Teams placed 11th and 12th in Division A2 were directly relegated to Serie B.
For next season, the 2 best teams in Division A2 passed to Division A1 taking the place of 11th and 12th in Division A1.

Teams variations
Relegated from Eccellenza 2011/12:San Gregorio
Promoted to Eccellenza 2012/13:San Donà - Fiamme Oro (Repechaged)
Relegated to Serie B 2012/13:Grande Milano - Livorno - Rugby Milano
Relegated to Lower Leagues 2012/13:Gladiatori Sanniti (Retired from competitions.)
Promoted from Serie B 2011/12:Amatori Parma - Colorno - CUS Padova - Vicenza - CUS Torino (Repechaged)

Final results
Promoted to Eccellenza 2013/14:Capitolina
Relegated to Serie B 2013/14:Amatori Parma - Avezzano Rugby - CUS Padova - Modena (Auto relegation) - Paese (Auto relegation)
Relegated to Lower Leagues 2013/14:Amatori Catania (Retired from competitions.) - San Gregorio (Retired from competitions.)

Regular season
Division A1
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Pro Recco78201613532319213102Qualified to semifinals
2Lyons7720160458524334294
3Capitolina7720161360226833492
4CUS Verona6520130746731914876
5Accademia FIR5820103751134316893
6Udine5720120845832213672
7Roccia Rubano36207112347382-3533
8Firenze 193133207013290564-27432
9Rugby Brescia28205015291522-23135
10Romagna RFC26204016345580-23537
11Modena5201019153719-56601Qualified for playout
12San Gregorio000000000
San Gregorio retired and the matches played were cancelled.
Modena, after winning playout, renounced to Serie A.

Accademia
FIR
CapitolinaCUS
Verona
Firenze
1931
LyonsModenaPro
Recco
Roccia
Rubano
Romagna
RFC
Rugby
Brescia
San
Gregorio
Udine
Accademia
FIR
-21-2123-1929-025-2942-1724-2422-2232-2225-1914-21
Capitolina22-20-26-2460-024-2151-337-2629-1822-759-062-1243-0
CUS
Verona
22-148-9-34-826-2441-2215-1320-025-2633-1527-13
Firenze
1931
16-437-4125-24-12-5932-721-2716-1324-2227-85-12
Lyons19-1126-1721-1436-10-63-017-1417-2424-039-334-22
Modena0-2812-466-319-220-50-15-430-3517-4210-644-1410-35
Pro
Recco
27-1919-1224-1116-016-931-0-35-2253-2140-1524-11
Roccia
Rubano
0-2413-2913-1642-177-1318-612-20-11-2236-1110-26
Romagna
RFC
5-549-1612-1317-385-2715-1125-3420-23-37-4119-25
Rugby
Brescia
9-2624-2210-4032-03-4131-321-285-1523-16-10-15
San
Gregorio
0-88-7-43
Udine29-1510-1615-2432-1010-1557-512-2034-1367-312-5-

Division A2
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Valpolicella8522190362434727790Qualified for semifinals
2Colorno8322172350529221392
3Vicenza6622131857635921784
4Amatori Capoterra57221001259842417476
5Alghero57221507478480-241
6Paese562212010467468-162
7CUS Torino5322102104423895345
8Amatori Catania44228113408542-13473
9Badia43229013485512-2756Qualified for playout
10CUS Padova38227015405527-12237
11Amatori Parma24225017320535-21513Relegated
12Avezzano Rugby16223019317750-43322
Alghero had a penalization of 8 points not having fully implemented youth activity.
Badia had a penalization of 4 points having lined up only 19 italian players against Amatori Capoterra.
Badia was save without playing playout after the retirement of San Gregorio.
Paese renounced to Serie A.

AlgheroAmatori
Capoterra
Amatori
Catania
Amatori
Parma
Avezzano
Rugby
BadiaColornoCUS
Padova
CUS
Torino
PaeseValpolicellaVicenza
Alghero-14-1125-726-737-842-3210-2219-1025-1720-1820-1116-11
Amatori
Capoterra
35-20-29-340-2260-520-014-2152-1213-1532-1743-1336-8
Amatori
Catania
19-2934-27-34-1730-1314-2113-1826-1318-1838-017-3530-17
Amatori
Parma
19-2319-3015-6-22-616-130-522-2011-133-2122-3727-24
Avezzano
Rugby
31-2617-2124-3234-19-7-1510-1918-329-2510-1823-429-26
Badia28-1727-2050-1523-1220-23-21-2426-2525-2236-4016-2934-17
Colorno48-526-1538-1431-362-510-9-16-1530-1531-190-2932-29
CUS
Padova
17-2229-2128-2526-1435-3128-228-7-15-1710-165-328-31
CUS
Torino
34-4234-1511-1328-1848-1015-616-1632-13-7-1315-3117-26
Paese15-1928-2744-326-1844-2137-2916-2428-2010-25-17-3616-14
Valpolicella28-645-3140-1417-051-332-1710-924-2317-1228-15-30-16
Vicenza52-1515-630-352-1466-047-1516-1626-1313-617-923-7-

Final phase
SemifinalsFinal
Capitolina
5/19/2013 - 40-11
5/26/2013 - 37-26
Capitolina
6/2/2013 - 29-16
LyonsCapitolina
Valpolicella
5/19/2013 - 23-17
5/26/2013 - 0-21
Pro Recco
Pro Recco

Playout
Playout
CUS Padova
5/19/2013 - 33-21
5/26/2013 - 16-28
Modena
Modena

Matches schedule
02/06/2013 - Final
Capitolina - Pro Recco29-16
26/05/2013 - Semifinals
Lyons - Capitolina26-37
Pro Recco - Valpolicella21-0
26/05/2013 - Playout
Modena - CUS Padova28-16
19/05/2013 - Semifinals
Capitolina - Lyons40-11
Valpolicella - Pro Recco23-17
19/05/2013 - Playout
CUS Padova - Modena33-21
12/05/2013 - Regular season
Alghero - Colorno10-22
Amatori Catania - Valpolicella17-35
Amatori Parma - Amatori Capoterra19-30
Badia - Vicenza34-17
Capitolina - Roccia Rubano29-18
CUS Torino - Avezzano Rugby48-10
CUS Verona - Lyons26-24
Paese - CUS Padova28-20
Romagna RFC - Firenze 193117-38
Udine - Pro Recco12-20
11/05/2013 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Modena42-17
05/05/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Paese32-17
Avezzano Rugby - Amatori Parma34-19
Colorno - Badia10-9
CUS Padova - Amatori Catania28-25
Firenze 1931 - CUS Verona25-24
Lyons - Capitolina26-17
Modena - Udine10-35
Roccia Rubano - Rugby Brescia36-11
Vicenza - Alghero52-15
04/05/2013 - Regular season
Pro Recco - Accademia FIR27-19
Valpolicella - CUS Torino17-12
28/04/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - CUS Padova52-12
Amatori Catania - Alghero19-29
Amatori Parma - Vicenza27-24
Badia - Valpolicella16-29
Capitolina - Accademia FIR22-20
CUS Torino - Colorno16-16
Firenze 1931 - Lyons12-59
Romagna RFC - Pro Recco25-34
Rugby Brescia - Modena31-3
Udine - Roccia Rubano34-13
25/04/2013 - Regular season
Paese - Avezzano Rugby44-21
21/04/2013 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Udine14-21
Avezzano Rugby - Amatori Capoterra17-21
Colorno - Amatori Catania38-14
CUS Padova - Amatori Parma26-14
Lyons - Romagna RFC24-0
Modena - Capitolina12-46
Pro Recco - Rugby Brescia40-15
Roccia Rubano - CUS Verona13-16
Valpolicella - Paese28-15
Vicenza - CUS Torino13-6
20/04/2013 - Regular season
Alghero - Badia42-32
14/04/2013 - Regular season
Capitolina - Udine43-0
CUS Padova - Avezzano Rugby35-31
CUS Torino - Alghero34-42
CUS Verona - Modena41-22
Firenze 1931 - Pro Recco21-27
Paese - Colorno16-24
Romagna RFC - Roccia Rubano20-23
Rugby Brescia - Accademia FIR9-26
13/04/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Vicenza36-8
Amatori Catania - Badia14-21
Amatori Parma - Valpolicella22-37
07/04/2013 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - CUS Verona23-19
Alghero - Paese20-18
Amatori Catania - CUS Torino18-18
Badia - Amatori Parma23-12
Capitolina - Rugby Brescia59-0
Colorno - CUS Padova16-15
Modena - Lyons0-50
Roccia Rubano - Firenze 193142-17
Udine - Romagna RFC67-3
Valpolicella - Amatori Capoterra45-31
Vicenza - Avezzano Rugby66-0
24/03/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Alghero35-20
Amatori Parma - Colorno0-5
Avezzano Rugby - Valpolicella23-42
CUS Padova - Vicenza8-31
CUS Torino - Badia15-6
CUS Verona - Capitolina8-9
Lyons - Pro Recco17-14
Paese - Amatori Catania44-3
Romagna RFC - Modena15-11
Rugby Brescia - Udine10-15
23/03/2013 - Regular season
Firenze 1931 - Accademia FIR16-43
17/03/2013 - Regular season
Lyons - Rugby Brescia39-3
09/03/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Parma - Paese3-21
Lyons - Firenze 193136-10
Modena - Rugby Brescia10-6
Valpolicella - Badia32-17
03/03/2013 - Regular season
Alghero - CUS Padova19-10
Amatori Catania - Amatori Parma34-17
Badia - Avezzano Rugby20-23
Capitolina - Romagna RFC22-7
Colorno - Amatori Capoterra26-15
CUS Torino - Paese7-13
Modena - Firenze 19319-22
Roccia Rubano - Pro Recco12-20
Rugby Brescia - CUS Verona10-40
Valpolicella - Vicenza30-16
02/03/2013 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Lyons25-29
24/02/2013 - Regular season
Badia - Amatori Catania50-15
Roccia Rubano - Udine10-26
17/02/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - CUS Torino13-15
Amatori Parma - Alghero19-23
Avezzano Rugby - Amatori Catania24-32
CUS Padova - Valpolicella5-32
CUS Verona - Udine27-13
Firenze 1931 - Rugby Brescia27-8
Lyons - Roccia Rubano17-24
Paese - Badia37-29
Pro Recco - Modena31-0
Romagna RFC - Accademia FIR5-54
Vicenza - Colorno16-16
10/02/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Parma - CUS Padova22-20
Avezzano Rugby - Colorno10-19
Romagna RFC - Lyons5-27
Rugby Brescia - Pro Recco21-28
09/02/2013 - Regular season
CUS Torino - Amatori Catania11-13
Udine - Accademia FIR29-15
27/01/2013 - Regular season
Alghero - Avezzano Rugby37-8
Amatori Catania - Amatori Capoterra34-27
Badia - CUS Padova26-25
Capitolina - Firenze 193160-0
CUS Torino - Amatori Parma28-18
CUS Verona - Pro Recco15-13
Modena - Roccia Rubano0-35
Paese - Vicenza16-14
Rugby Brescia - Romagna RFC23-16
Udine - Lyons10-15
26/01/2013 - Regular season
Colorno - Valpolicella0-29
20/01/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Badia20-0
CUS Padova - CUS Torino15-17
Pro Recco - Capitolina19-12
Roccia Rubano - Accademia FIR0-24
Romagna RFC - CUS Verona12-13
Valpolicella - Alghero28-6
Vicenza - Amatori Catania30-3
19/01/2013 - Regular season
Firenze 1931 - Udine5-12
13/01/2013 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Amatori Parma40-22
Avezzano Rugby - CUS Torino9-25
Colorno - Alghero48-5
CUS Padova - Paese10-16
Firenze 1931 - Romagna RFC24-22
Lyons - CUS Verona21-14
Modena - Accademia FIR0-28
Pro Recco - Udine24-11
Roccia Rubano - Capitolina13-29
Valpolicella - Amatori Catania40-14
Vicenza - Badia47-15
23/12/2012 - Regular season
Alghero - Vicenza16-11
Amatori Catania - CUS Padova26-13
Amatori Parma - Avezzano Rugby22-6
Badia - Colorno21-24
Capitolina - Lyons24-21
CUS Verona - Firenze 193134-8
Paese - Amatori Capoterra28-27
Rugby Brescia - Roccia Rubano5-15
22/12/2012 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Pro Recco24-24
CUS Torino - Valpolicella15-31
Udine - Modena57-5
16/12/2012 - Regular season
Avezzano Rugby - Paese10-18
Colorno - CUS Torino30-15
CUS Padova - Amatori Capoterra29-21
Pro Recco - Romagna RFC53-21
Vicenza - Amatori Parma52-14
15/12/2012 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Capitolina21-21
Alghero - Amatori Catania25-7
09/12/2012 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Avezzano Rugby60-5
Amatori Catania - Colorno13-18
Badia - Alghero28-17
Capitolina - Modena51-3
CUS Torino - Vicenza17-26
CUS Verona - Roccia Rubano20-0
Paese - Valpolicella17-36
02/12/2012 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Rugby Brescia25-19
Alghero - CUS Torino25-17
Avezzano Rugby - CUS Padova18-32
Colorno - Paese31-19
Modena - CUS Verona6-31
Pro Recco - Firenze 193116-0
Roccia Rubano - Romagna RFC11-22
Udine - Capitolina10-16
Valpolicella - Amatori Parma17-0
Vicenza - Amatori Capoterra15-6
11/11/2012 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Valpolicella43-13
Amatori Parma - Badia16-13
Avezzano Rugby - Vicenza9-26
CUS Padova - Colorno8-7
CUS Verona - Accademia FIR22-14
Firenze 1931 - Roccia Rubano16-13
Lyons - Modena63-0
Paese - Alghero15-19
Romagna RFC - Udine19-25
Rugby Brescia - Capitolina24-22
04/11/2012 - Regular season
Alghero - Amatori Capoterra14-11
Amatori Catania - Paese38-0
Badia - CUS Torino25-22
Capitolina - CUS Verona26-24
Colorno - Amatori Parma31-3
Modena - Romagna RFC17-42
Pro Recco - Lyons16-9
Udine - Rugby Brescia12-5
Valpolicella - Avezzano Rugby51-3
Vicenza - CUS Padova26-13
03/11/2012 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Firenze 193129-0
28/10/2012 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Colorno14-21
Amatori Parma - Amatori Catania15-6
Avezzano Rugby - Badia7-15
CUS Padova - Alghero17-22
CUS Verona - Rugby Brescia33-15
Firenze 1931 - Modena32-7
Lyons - Accademia FIR19-11
Paese - CUS Torino10-25
Pro Recco - Roccia Rubano35-22
Romagna RFC - Capitolina9-16
San Gregorio - Udine7-43
Vicenza - Valpolicella23-7
21/10/2012 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Romagna RFC32-22
Alghero - Amatori Parma26-7
Amatori Catania - Avezzano Rugby30-13
Badia - Paese36-40
Capitolina - San Gregorio62-12
Colorno - Vicenza32-29
CUS Torino - Amatori Capoterra34-15
Modena - Pro Recco15-43
Roccia Rubano - Lyons7-13
Rugby Brescia - Firenze 193132-0
Udine - CUS Verona15-24
Valpolicella - CUS Padova24-23
14/10/2012 - Regular season
Amatori Capoterra - Amatori Catania29-3
Amatori Parma - CUS Torino11-13
Avezzano Rugby - Alghero31-26
CUS Padova - Badia28-22
Firenze 1931 - Capitolina7-41
Lyons - Udine34-22
Pro Recco - CUS Verona24-11
Roccia Rubano - Modena18-6
Romagna RFC - Rugby Brescia37-41
San Gregorio - Accademia FIR0-88
Valpolicella - Colorno10-9
Vicenza - Paese17-9
07/10/2012 - Regular season
Accademia FIR - Roccia Rubano22-22
Alghero - Valpolicella20-11
Amatori Catania - Vicenza30-17
Badia - Amatori Capoterra27-20
Capitolina - Pro Recco37-26
Colorno - Avezzano Rugby62-5
CUS Torino - CUS Padova32-13
CUS Verona - Romagna RFC25-26
Modena - San Gregorio44-14
Paese - Amatori Parma26-18
Rugby Brescia - Lyons3-41
Udine - Firenze 193132-10