LIST | 5 times rugby referees got into fights

Never mess with a rugby referee.

1. Springbok fan attacks referee

South Africa’s 2002 Tri-Nations clash with New Zealand in Durban was thrown into chaos when a fan attacked the referee.

The two sides were locked at 17-17 early in the second half when a fan wearing a Springbok shirt ran on to the field and tackled Irish referee David McHugh.

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