Almost half of the White Card referrals in this year’s FNB Varsity Cup presented by Steinhoff International matches have been successful, and the initiative is making an impressive impact in overturning foul play.
It's the penultimate round of the 2015 Six Nations this weekend with the crucial clash in Cardiff when Wales host the log leaders Ireland.. Ireland are the only unbeaten side but Wales, who have lost once, are not without a chance to win the championship.
European Professional Club Rugby has announced the referees for the quarterfinals of the Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup over the weekend of 3-5 April 2015.
The Six Nations has a rest this week before the final burst of two matches each. But there is a lot of enthusiastic rugby taking place, including the start of the NACRA Championship in the Caribbean.
Before France played Wales at Stade de France on Saturday, France paid its respects to a remarkable referee, Bernard Marie who was 96 when he died.
World Rugby has sent out a clarification of Law 5 by the designated members of its Rugby Committee. Such a clarification is not (yet) law but has the force of law.
Deon van Blommestein will be flying to Dublin tomorrow to act as TMO in the crunch match between Ireland and England. He takes the place of Shaun Veldsman who is in hospital and who has great news.
This morning Shaun Veldsman is still in the Mediclinic at Stellenbosch but with uplifted spirits.
The Six Nations is back in action this week after a week off and Super Rugby rumbles on.
TMO Shaun Veldsman was stabbed on his way home to Robertson afte the Newlands match between the Stormers and the Blues.
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