Thu 26 Aug 2021 | 11:28

Match officials for remainder of Rugby Champs confirmed

Match officials for remainder of Rugby Champs confirmed
Thu 26 Aug 2021 | 11:28
Match officials for remainder of Rugby Champs confirmed
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NEWS: World Rugby has confirmed the match officials for the forthcoming rounds of the Rugby Championship.

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The appointments have been made after an assessment of any COVID-related considerations as a result of the changes to the location of matches and where match officials travel from.

English referee Luke Pearce will take charge of the 100th Test between New Zealand and South Africa on September 25 in Townsville.

He will also have the whistle for the Boks’ first match in Australia against the Wallabies on the Gold Coast on September 12.

Matthew Carley, who is also from England, will be in charge of South Africa’s other matches against the Wallabies and the All Blacks.

Sunday, September 12:

New Zealand v Argentina
(CBUS Super Stadium, Gold Coast)

Referee: Nic Berry (RA)
Assistant referees: Jaco Peyper (SARU), Graham Cooper (RA)
TMO: Brett Cronan (RA)

South Africa v Australia
(CBUS Super Stadium, Gold Coast)

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Referee: Luke Pearce (RFU)
Assistant referees: Damon Murphy (RA), Jordan Way (RA)
TMO: Matthew Carley (RFU)

Saturday, September 18:

Argentina v New Zealand
(Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane)

Referee: Jaco Peyper (SARU)
Assistant referees: Nic Berry (RA), Jordan Way (RA)
TMO: Damon Murphy (RA)

Australia v South Africa
(Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane)

Referee: Matthew Carley (RFU)
Assistant referees: Luke Pearce (RFU), Graham Cooper (RA)
TMO: Brett Cronan (RA)

Saturday, September 25:

New Zealand v South Africa
(Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville)

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Referee: Luke Pearce (RFU)
Assistant referees: Jaco Peyper (SARU), Angus Gardner (RA)
TMO: Damon Murphy (RA)

Australia v Argentina
(Queensland Country Bank Stadium, Townsville)

Referee: Matthew Carley (RFU)
Assistant referees: Nic Berry (RA), Damon Murphy (RA)
TMO: Brett Cronan (RA)

Saturday, October 2:

South Africa v New Zealand
(CBUS Super Stadium, Gold Coast)

Referee: Matthew Carley (RFU)
Assistant referees: Damon Murphy (RA), Angus Gardner (RA)
TMO: James Leckie (RA)

Argentina v Australia
(CBUS Super Stadium, Gold Coast)

Referee: Jaco Peyper (SARU)
Assistant referees: Nic Berry (RA), Jordan Way (RA)
TMO: James Leckie (RA)

PV: 38
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