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Referees to 24 August 2014

It is the second round of The Rugby Championship and SANZAR will be hoping for much better weather than was experienced in Sydney and Pretoria in the first round.

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Perret to ref Final

Amy Perrett of Australia has been appointed to referee the Final of the Women's Rugby World Cup in Paris on Saturday.

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Referees to 17 August 2014

The Rugby Championship kicks off in Sydney with Wallabies against All Blacks which doubles as a Bledisloe Cup match. And in Pretoria the Springboks play the determined Pumas. The referees are Jaco Peyper and Johnny Lacey.

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Marlize on the Way Back

Marlize Jordaan of South Africa, appointed as a referee to the Women's Rugby World Cup has been out injured with damage to her ankle ligaments but she is nudging her way back

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Still no Marlize

Marlize Jordaan remains on the injured list for the appointment of referees to Round 3 of the Women's World Cup taking place in Paris.

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Referees to 9 August 2014

Super Rugby has rushed to its Final and it was a glorious Final in Sydney - great crowd, weather and match as two teams ran at each other. And Craig Joubert was there to referee it.

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Referees for WRWC

Marlize Jordaan of South Africa was to have refereed the opening match at the Women's World Cup to start at Marcoussis in Paris on Friday, 1 August 2014.

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Dead-ball as for touch-in-goal

The IRB has spoken and for purposes of deciding about in in-goal or not, the dead-ball line is to be treated as the touch-in-goal line.

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Super finals' referees

It's the 22nd Super Rugby Final this weekend and, for the third time, Craig Joubert is the referee.

Referees to 2 August 2014

It's the Final of 2014's Super Rugby. That's a big match this week and Craig Joubert's is down to referee it.

Joubert for Super Final

For the second year in a row Craig Joubert of South Africa has been appointed to referee the Super Rugby Final.

Commonwealth Games Referees

Rasta Rasivhenge of South Africa will blow the whistle to get the Commonwealth Games Sevens started in Glasgow when New Zealand play Canada.

Referees to 27 July 2014

There are no Tests this week but that is just for this week. But there are the semifinals of Super Rugby, one in Sydney and one in Christchurch. They are top matches.

Back to business for EP refs

The EP Referees Society will return to adjudicating club matches after EPRU cancelled all club games last weekend over the poor treatment of referees. 

Peyper, Jackson for semis

SANZAR has appointed the referees for Saturday's semifinals. Jaco Peyper will referee in Sydney, Glen Jackson in Christchurch.

CW: Rametsi to Referee Final Match

Oregopotse Rametsi of the Leopards Referees' Society will referee the prestigious main match on the last day of the 2014 Craven Week in Middelburg.

EP refs 'go on strike'

The Eastern Province Referees' Society informed their union that they would not be providing referees to club matches for this coming Saturday.

Joubert, Walsh for play-offs

The referees for Super Rugby's preliminary play-off matches have been chosen - Craig Joubert of South Africa and Steve Walsh of Australia.