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World Rugby confirms match officials for Autumn Nations Cup finals weekend

World Rugby confirms match officials for Autumn Nations Cup finals weekend...

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Referees to 29 November 2020

This week the Carling Currie Cup starts. For years and years, it was the acme of the rugby season in South Africa. Winning the Currie Cup crowned a season as successful....

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A significant occasion for referee Aimee Barrett-Theron

The encounter between the Vodacom Bulls and Phakisa Pumas marked a significant occasion for referee Aimee Barrett-Theron, who became the first female to hold the whistle in a se...

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The try against a Goal post

Some interesting debates are taking place that most people are not aware of a change in law that come into effect in 2020. Can a try be scored against the opponents’ goal...

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Referees to 23 November 2020

Aimee Barrett-Theron will be in charge of the Vodacom Bulls' final Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked match against the Phakisa Pumas....

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World Rugby confirms match officials for Autumn Nations Cup finals weekend

World Rugby confirms match officials for Autumn Nations Cup finals weekend

World Rugby confirms match officials for Autumn Nations Cup finals weekend

Referees to 29 November 2020

Referees to 29 November 2020

This week the Carling Currie Cup starts. For years and years, it was the acme of the rugby season in South Africa. Winning the Currie Cup crowned a season as successful.

A significant occasion for referee Aimee Barrett-Theron

A significant occasion for referee Aimee Barrett-Theron

The encounter between the Vodacom Bulls and Phakisa Pumas marked a significant occasion for referee Aimee Barrett-Theron, who became the first female to hold the whistle in a senior premier match in South Africa.

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Duty Ref 558: Adriaan Jacobs

With SupeRugby Unlocked in its middle stages of the competitions, AJ, a young and upcoming referee, spend some time answering some supporters questions.

Duty Ref 557: Marius van der Westhuizen

With Super Rugby Aotearoa and Australia coming to an end, Marius van der Westhuizen - while training and preparing for the upcoming local competition - answers some readers' questions.

Duty Ref 556: Jaco Peyper

The query this time comes from Iñaki Marquinez of Spain and is answered by Jaco Peyper, one of the very best referees in the world. The question arises from a clip on the South African Referees' website: https://www.sareferees.com/laws/view/2831520/.

Law Videos

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Clip 1 - 21 June 2020 - Law 18

Clip 1 - 21 June 2020 - Law 18

In or Out The Hurricanes are penalised and Richie Mo'unga of the Crusaders kicks for the touchline on his right. The ball is descending when Chase Tiatia, the Hurricanes' full...

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Clip 1 - 5 June 2020 - Law 14

Clip 1 - 5 June 2020 - Law 14

Tackle Penalty Wales are under pressure, but their forwards control the ball some five metres from their goal-line, and Gareth Davies, their scrumhalf, kicks the ball downfield toward...

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Clip 1 - 9 March 2020 - Law 4

Clip 1 - 9 March 2020 - Law 4

Colour Confusion There are several colours to the rainbow but when the Bulls played the Highlanders it seemed that there only two - mainly blue but with some white dividing lines....

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