Match officials appointed for Round 1 of the 2019 Six Nations

The referees, assistant referees and Television Match Officials for the 2019 Guinness 6 Nations have been announced. In total, 18 officials will be involved in refereeing the 2018 Championship.

Here is who takes charge of Round 1:

Guinness 6 Nations Referees, Assistant Referees and TMOs for Round 1

France v Wales

1 Feb 2019, 9.00pm
Referee: Wayne Barnes (England)
ARs: Andrew Brace (Ireland) & Brendon Pickerill (New Zealand)
TMO: Rowan Kitt (England)