Wed 11 Apr 2018 | 09:24

Referees to 16 April 2018

Referees to 16 April 2018
Wed 11 Apr 2018 | 09:24
Referees to 16 April 2018

In South Africa there is the Varsity Cup final between Maties of Stellenbosch and the Pukke of Potchefstroom. It promises to be a close encounter.

In France, the Pro D2 ends its league rounds. Then there are the semifinals and the final to come.


Rugby Europe

Montenegro vs Bulgaria at Nikšic, Montenegro
Referee: Rami Aro (Sweden)

Luxembourg vs Finland at Stade Josy Barthel, Luxembourg
Referee: Gert Visser (Netherlands)

Commonwealth Games
Gold Coast, Australia, 11 April 2018 – 13 April 2018

Referees: Craig Evans (Wales), Sam Grove-White (Scotland), Richard Haughton (England), Richard Kelly (New Zealand), Damon Murphy (Australia), Rasta Rasivhenge (South Africa), Tevita Rokovereni (Fiji), Jordan Way (Australia)

Referees: Aimee Barrett-Theron (South Africa), Sara Cox (England), Hollie Davidson (Scotland), Rose LaBrèche (Canada), Rebecca Mahoney (New Zealand)

PRO 14, Round 20

Edinburgh vs Scarlets at Myreside
Referee: Stuart Berry (South Africa)
Assistant referees: David Sutherland ((Scotland)), Dunx McClement ((Scotland))
Television match official: Charles Samson ((Scotland))

Glasgow Warriors vs Connacht at Scotstoun Stadium
Referee: Frank Murphy (Ireland)
Assistant referees: David Wilkinson (Ireland), Jonny Erskine (Ireland)
Television match official: Simon McDowell (Ireland)

Leinster vs Benetton Treviso at RDS Arena
Referee: Ben Whitehouse (Wales)
Assistant referees: Aled Evans (Wales), Jonathan Peak (Wales)
Television match official: Jon Mason (Wales)
Assessor: Bertie Smith (Ireland)

Ulster vs Osprey at Kingspan Stadium
Referee: Andy Brace (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Joy Neville (Ireland), John Carvill (Ireland)
Television match official: Kevin Beggs (Ireland)
Assessor: Michael Carroll (Ireland)

Zebre vs Newport Gwent Dragons at Stadio Lanfranchi
Referee: George Clancy (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Nigel Correll (Ireland), Manuel Bottino (Italy)
Television match official: Leo Colgan (Ireland)

Cheetahs vs Munster at Toyota Stadium
Referee: Mike Adamson (Scotland)
Assistant referees: Lloyd Linton (Scotland), Ben Crouse (South Africa)
Television match official: Shaun Veldsman (South Africa)

Kings vs Cardiff Blues at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
Referee: Sean Gallagher (Ireland)
Assistant referees: Quinton Immelman (South Africa), Ruhan Meiring (South Africa)
Television match official: Johan Greeff (South Africa)

Super Rugby, Round 9

Hurricanes vs Chiefs at Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Referee: Jamie Nutbrown (New Zealand)
Assistant referees: Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand), Cam Stone (New Zealand)
Television match official: Glenn Newman (New Zealand)

Rebels vs Jaguares at AAMI Park, Melbourne
Referee: Nicholas Berry (Australia)
Assistant referees: William Houston (Australia), Graham Cooper (Australia)
Television match official: Damien Mitchelmore (Australia)

Highlanders vs Brumbies Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
Referee: Mike Fraser (New Zealand)
Assistant referees: Ben O'Keeffe (New Zealand), James Doleman (New Zealand)
Television match official: Glenn Newman (New Zealand)

Sharks vs Bulls at Kings Park, Durban
Referee: Egon Seconds (South Africa)
Assistant referees: AJ Jacobs (South Africa), Cwengile Jadezweni (South Africa)
Television match official: Marius Jonker (South Africa)

Sunwolves vs Blues at Prince Chichibu Memorial Stadium, Tokyo
Referee: Nick Briant (New Zealand)
Assistant referees: Shuhei Kubo (Japan), Tasuku Kawahara (Japan)
Television match official: Minoru Fuji (Japan)

Waratahs vs Queensland Reds at Sydney Cricket Ground
Referee: Angus Gardner (Australia)
Assistant referees: Marius van der Westhuizen (South Africa), James Leckie (Australia)
Television match official: George Ayoub (Australia)


South Africa Under-20 vs Georgia at Markötter Stadium, Stellenbosch
Referee: Cwengile Jadezweni (South Africa)




Newcastle Falcons vs Sale Sharks
Referee: Craig Maxwell-Keys 
Assistant referees: Jack Makepeace, John Meredith
Television match official: Trevor Fisher
Timekeeper: David Hudson
Assessor: Nigel Yates

Gloucester vs Harlequins
Referee: Luke Pearce
Assistant referees: Anthony Woodthorpe, Jonathan Healy
Television match official: Graham Hughes
Timekeeper: Laurie Bryant
Assessor: Jerry Wallis
Citing commissioner: Ashley Rowden

Leicester Tigers vs Northampton Saints
Referee: Matthew Carley
Assistant referees: Tom Foley, Paul Dix
Television match official: Sean Davey
Timekeeper: Paul Stanley
Assessor: Martin Fox
Citing commissioner: John Byett

Wasps Worcester Warriors
Referee: Ian Tempest 
Assistant referees: Adam Leal, Wayne Falla
Television match official: Stuart Terheege
Timekeeper: Mike Hamlin
Assessor: Gary Welsh
Citing commissioner: Pete Larter

London Irish vs Exeter Chiefs
Referee: John-Paul Doyle 
Assistant referees: Hamish Smales, Nigel Carrick
Television match official: David Sainsbury
Timekeeper: John Burtenshaw
Assessor: Chris White
Citing commissioner: Buster White

Saracens vs Bath
Referee: Karl Dickson 
Assistant referees: Christophe Ridley, Peter Allan
Television match official: Geoffrey Warren
Timekeeper: Roy Marfleet
Assessor: Brian Campsall
Citing commissioner: Nick Wood


Bristol vs Doncaster Knights
Referee: Greg Macdonald 
Assistant referees: Paul Burton, Robert Warburton
Television match official: David Rose
Timekeeper: Ian Bibey
Assessor: Lloyd Anthony Jackson & Peter Huckle
Citing commissioner: Andrew Pearce

Rotherham Titans vs Yorkshire Carnegie
Referee: Dean Richards 
Assistant referees: William Burton, Matthew Daubney
Assessor: Peter Farrell
Citing commissioner: Paul Burke

Jersey Reds vs Nottingham
Referee: Steve Lee
Assistant referees: Philip Watters, Simon Park
Assessor: Brian Campsall
Citing commissioner: Grant Seely

Ealing Trailfinders vs Hartpury College
Referee: Tim Wigglesworth 
Assistant referees: Simon Adams, Fergus Kirby
Assessor: Sam Collins
Citing commissioner: Liam McTiernan

Bedford Blues vs Cornish Pirates
Referee: Michael Hudson
Assistant referees: Simon McConnell, Michael Patz
Assessor: Darren Gamage & Robin Goodliffe
Citing commissioner: Danny Rumble


Harlequins Ladies vs Wasps FC Ladies
Referee: Nick Wood 
Assistant referees: Tracy Pettingale, Matthew Shales
Citing commissioner: Duncan Bell

Saracens Women vs Gloucester-Hartpury Women
Referee: Adam Wookey 
Assistant referees: tba, Paul Carroll
Assessor: Paul Dunnett
Citing commissioner: James Hall


Royal Air Force vs Army
Referee: Jack Makepeace


Top 14, Round 24

Toulon vs Montpellier at Orange Vélodrome
Referee: Romain Poite
Assistant referees: Cyril Lafon, Patrick Pechambert
Television match official: Mourad Zitouni

Pau vs Agen at Stade du Hameau
Referee: Tual Trainini
Assistant referees: Jonathan Castaignède, Éric Soulan
Television match official: Éric Gauzins

Oyonnax vs Brive at Stade Charles Mathon
Referee: Pascal Gaüzère
Assistant referees: Ludovic Cayre, Bruno Gabaldon
Television match official: Éric Briquet-Campin

Clermont vs Bordeaux-Bègles at Parc des Sports Marcel Michelin
Referee: Cédric Marchat
Assistant referees: François Bouzac, Laurent Breil
Television match official: Eric Gonthier

Lyon vs Stade Français at Matmut Stadium Gerland
Referee: Laurent Cardona
Assistant referees: Alexandre Ruiz, Thierry Guilloton
Television match official: Maxime Chalon

La Rochelle vs Castres at Stade Marcel Deflandre
Referee: Jérôme Garcès
Assistant referees: Jonathan Dufort, Akim Hadj Bachir
Television match official: Philippe Bonhoure

Toulouse vs Racing 92 at Stade Ernest Wallon
Referee: Mathieu Raynal
Assistant referees: Sébastien Minery, S Hebert
Television match official: Laurent Sclafer

Pro D2

Narbonne vs Bayonne at Parc des Sports et de l'Amitié
Referee: Sébastien Boyer
Assistant referees: Maxime Rouquié , Walter Prache

Aurillac vs Mont-de-Marsan at Stade Jean-Alric
Referee: Vincent Blasco-Baque
Assistant referees: Régis Guatelli, Fabrice Hand

Colomiers vs Massy at Stade Michel Bendichou
Referee: Thomas Chereque
Assistant referees: Loïc Frayssinet, Christian Coussan

Dax vs Vannes at Stade Maurice Boyau
Referee: Laurent Carrillo
Assistant referees: Jean Lespes, Sylvain Jaymes

Biarritz vs Montauban at Parc des Sports d'Aguilera
Referee: Luc Ramos
Assistant referees: Hervé Lasausa Lespy Labaylette, Jacques De Lemos

Angoulême vs Grenoble at Stade Chanzy
Referee: Thierry Mallet
Assistant referees: Mathieu Delpy, Laurent Guillermard

Béziers vs Nevers at Stade de la Méditérranée
Referee: Pierre-Baptiste Nuchy
Assistant referees: Nicolas Datas, Thierry Devais

Perpignan vs Carcassonne at Stade Aimé Giral
Referee: Flavien Hourquet
Assistant referees: Benoît Albert, Fabien Soucaret


Ulster Bank, Division 1

University College Dublin vs Young Munster at UCD Bowl
Referee: Chris Harrington

Garryowen vs St Mary's College at Dooradoyle
Referee: Eddie Hogan-O'Connell

Terenure vs Dublin University at Lakelands
Referee: Joy Neville

Clontarf vs Cork Constitution at Castle Avenue
Referee: John Lacey

Banbridge vs UL Bohemians at Rifle Park
Referee: Kieran Barry

Lansdowne vs Buccaneers at Lansdowne Road
Referee: Oisin Quinn

Naas vs Dolphin at Forenaughts
Referee: Mark Patton

Ballymena vs Old Wesley at Eaton Park
Referee: Robert O'Sullivan

Ballynahinch vs Old Belvedere at Ballymacarn Park
Referee: Shane Kierans

Shannon vs University College Cork at Thomond Park
Referee: Stuart Gaffikin


Eccellenza, Round 18

Toscana Aeroporti I Medicei vs Viadana
Referee: Alan Falzone

Reggio vs San Donà
Referee: Luca Trentin

Calvisano vs Mogliano
Referee: Giuseppe Vivarini

Padova vs Rovigo
Referee: Emanuele Tomò

Fiamme Oro Rugby vs Lazio
Referee: Matteo Liperini

South Africa


Eastern Province Kings vs Border Bulldogs at Nelson Mandela Stadium, Port Elizabeth
Referee: Ruhan Meiring

Varsity Cup

Promotion/ Relegation

Central University of Technology vs Walter Sisulu University at Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch
Referee: Stephan Geldenhuys 
Assistant referees: Cwengile Jadezweni, Divan Uys
Television match official: Joey Klaaste-Salmans

Koshuis Final

Patria (North West University) vs Vishuis (University of the Free State) at Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch
Referee: Divan Uys

Varsity Cup Final

Maties vs Pukke at Danie Craven Stadium, Stellenbosch
Referee: AJ Jacobs 
Assistant referees: Cwengile Jadezweni, Stephan Geldenhuys
Television match official: Shaun Veldsman


División De Honor, Round 21

Independiente vs La Vila
Referee: Alfonso Mirat (Madrid)

Alcobendas vs Salvador
Referee: Pedro Montoya (Vitoria)

Gernika vs U.E. Santboiana
Referee: Luis Muñoz (Madrid)

Hernani vs Ordizia
Referee: Iñigo Atorrasagasti (Guipuzcoa)

FC Barcelona vs Getxo
Referee: Jorge Molpeceres (Barcelona)

Valladolid RAC vs Cisneros
Referee: Marc Riera (Barcelona)



Llanelli vs Neath
Referee: Nigel Owens
Assistant referees: Mathew Jonathan Thomas, Julian Thomas

Bargoed vs Ebbw Vale
Referee: Dewi Phillips
Assistant referees: Richard Brace, Mark Butcher

Carmarthen vs Newport
Referee: Wayne Davies
Assistant referees: Peter Evans, Richard Thomas

Aberavon vs Pontypridd
Referee: Ian Davies
Assistant referees: John Darcy, Richard Hughes

Swansea vs Merthyr
Referee: Aaron Parry
Assistant referees: Richard Jones, Kieran Hooper

RGC vs Bedwas
Referee: Elgan Williams
Assistant referees: Dylan Llyr Jones, Sion Wynne
Television match official: Sean Brickell

Llandovery vs Bridgend
Referee: Tom Spurrier
Assistant referees: Jason Griffiths, Colin Phillips

Cross Keys vs Cardiff
Referee: Dan Jones
Assistant referees: Ben Porte, Alan Sheppard

PV: 4

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