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World Rugby confirm FIVE new law trials for international rugby

World Rugby announced on Wednesday five law trials which will start next month in all competitions,…

Ben O’Keeffe– Reffing in the Northern Hemisphere vs Southern Hemisphere?

The eternal question of the North / South divide in rugby. Two different styles, both ruled…

Luke Pearce: A day in the life of a Six Nations referee

As one of the world’s leading match officials, Luke Pearce has been selected as part of…

LIST: The day jobs of the Six Nations referees

Behind the glitz and glamour of the 2021 Six Nations, many world-class referees must work around…

The seventh team of the Six Nations

As the Six Nations draws to a close, we can review and discuss the six weeks…

Officials for this weekend, including Ireland vs England referee

Referee appointments for round four of the 2021 Guinness Six Nations, including the Ireland vs England referee in…

Officials for this weekend, including England vs France referee

Referee appointments for round four of the 2021 Guinness Six Nations, including the England vs France…

Referee’s joins England set-up to address disciplinary woes

Eddie Jones has recruited Premiership referee Wayne Barnes and Matthew Carley as England desperately try to…

2021 Six Nations: Round 2 referee appointments

The referees, assistant referees and Television Match Officials for the 2021 Guinness 6 Nations have been…

Match officials appointed for Round 1 of the 2021 Six Nations

The referees, assistant referees and Television Match Officials for the 2021 Guinness 6 Nations have been…

Wayne Barnes reveals the three toughest players he’s officiated

Wayne Barnes is a fabulous referee. With over 16 years of refereeing experience under his belt,…

Refereeing appointments for 2021 Six Nations ANNOUNCED

World Rugby have announced the referees, assistant referees (ARs) and television match officials (TMO) for the…

ACME launch a campaign to make their whistles safer

The world’s leading whistle manufacturer, ACME Whistles, has this week announced the addition of antimicrobial additives to…

The return to Rugby – a view from behind the whistle

2020 has seen some of the biggest changes in our daily lives since WWII and, whether…

LIST | The day jobs of your favourite rugby referees

Just refereeing doesn’t always pay the bills for some of the games top whistle blowers, including…