News

Burger goes to World Cup

06 Jul 2015

Freek Burger, the former Test referee and manager of South African referees, has been appointed a citing commissioner at the Rugby World Cup, hosted by England, starting in September 2015.

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Referees to 12 July 2015

06 Jul 2015

Last weekend Jaco Peyper was the referee for the Super Rugby Final, a brilliant match, brilliantly refereed.

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SARU ends Watson’s job

03 Jul 2015

The South African Rugby Union (SARU) today confirmed the arbitration award that was issued by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) to the effect that the employment of André Watson, the General Manager Referees, with SARU has been terminated.

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The Game We used to Play

03 Jul 2015

"The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there." That is the start to LP Hartley's novel, The Go-Between.

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Watson Fights Back

03 Jul 2015

André Watson, for years a top referee in the world and then SARU's manager of South Africa's referees has responded in a press release to the result of a CCMA investigation which led to SARU's termination of his employment by SARU.

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Ref of the Month: Peyper

01 Jul 2015

The Marriott Referee of the month for June is Jaco Peyper who is in New Zealand at present, preparing for the Super Rugby Final.

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Peyper to Start World Cup

01 Jul 2015

World Rugby has announced the match officials - referees, assistant referees and TMOs, for the 2015 Rugby World Cup, hosted by England.

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Referees to 5 July 2015

30 Jun 2015

This week there is the Final of Super Rugby 2015, a match which promises to be a great one as two attacking sides meet with Jaco Peyper of South Africa to see fair play.

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From Players to Referees

29 Jun 2015

Former rugby players, Monty Dumond, Egon Seconds, Jacques Nieuwenhuis and Mpho Matsaung will take to the field as referees in the Academy Week at the Isak Steyl Stadium in Vanderbiljpark from 6 to 9 July 2015.

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Law discussion - PT + YC

28 Jun 2015

Referees do not make laws but they are required to apply those others have made.

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