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Referees to 28 February 2021
SA Rugby announced the kick-off of the 2021 season with a number of preparation series matches for eight provincial teams.
WPRRS Tribute to Allan O’Connell
WP Referees pay Tribute to Alan O´Connell by producing a video in his memory.
Referees to 30 January 2021
The Carling Currie Cup final is at hand with two teams battling to be crowned Carling Currie Cup champions of 2020. Jaco Peyper will join a select group of referees who have taken charge of five Currie Cup finals. Only four referees have held the whistle in five or more Currie Cup finals. They are André Watson (7), Jonathan Kaplan (6), Steve Strydom (6) and Freek Burger (5).
Duty Ref 559: Aimee Barrett-Theron
With Currie Cup starting, Aimee, who became the first female to hold the whistle in a senior premier match in South Africa, spend some time answering some supporters’ questions.
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.
Out or Not
By Referees Department Is the ball out or not? For an AR to adjudicate whether in touch or not he needs to know 3 things: from where the player started and ended wit...
Tackle in the Air
By Referees Department This is an odd one. If we look at the clip, we have a scrumhalf jumping to catch a high pass and just before he lands with the ball, he is tackled cleanly by th...
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...