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#Match Officials

Lions believe O'Keeffe is 'professional enough' not to be distracted by Erasmus
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# Top Man

Lions believe O'Keeffe is 'professional enough' not to be distracted by Erasmus

Jul 30th 2021, 9:43 AM 5,610 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Dan Biggar is on track to be fit for tomorrow’s second Test.

Rassie Erasmus releases explosive hour-long criticism of refereeing
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# Review

Rassie Erasmus releases explosive hour-long criticism of refereeing

Jul 29th 2021, 11:55 AM 18,862 Views 17 Comments

The SA Rugby director of rugby has picked apart Nic Berry’s performance in the first Test.

Carley appointed to referee Leinster's semi-final clash with La Rochelle
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# Match Officials

Carley appointed to referee Leinster's semi-final clash with La Rochelle

Apr 20th 2021, 1:18 PM 9,174 Views 12 Comments

Andrew Brace leads an all-IRFU team for one of the Challenge Cup semi-finals.

Peyper apologies for 'inappropriate' photo as Owens and Garcès get semi-finals
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# Referees

Peyper apologies for 'inappropriate' photo as Owens and Garcès get semi-finals

Oct 22nd 2019, 2:36 AM 10,983 Views 12 Comments

The South African referee was not considered for selection this weekend.

Nigel Owens appointed to referee Ireland's clash with the All Blacks
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Nigel Owens appointed to referee Ireland's clash with the All Blacks

Oct 15th 2019, 5:13 AM 17,075 Views 46 Comments

Angus Gardner and Pascal Guazere will be on the sidelines for the clash in Tokyo.

All Blacks name strong XV as Hansen accuses Erasmus of pressuring referee
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# Heating Up

All Blacks name strong XV as Hansen accuses Erasmus of pressuring referee

Sep 19th 2019, 7:29 AM 12,604 Views 16 Comments

The Kiwis have gone for Ryan Crotty and Anton Lienert-Brown in midfield.

IRFU's Brace named in 23-man match officials squad for World Cup
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# Appointments

IRFU's Brace named in 23-man match officials squad for World Cup

May 7th 2019, 10:58 AM 7,492 Views 15 Comments

Nigel Owens and Wayne Barnes will referee at their fourth consecutive World Cups.

Referee appointments confirmed for next two rounds of Heineken Cup
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# Whistlers

Referee appointments confirmed for next two rounds of Heineken Cup

Nov 15th 2018, 1:15 PM 6,506 Views 6 Comments

Mathieu Raynal will be in charge when Leinster visit Bath next month.

Munster, Leinster and Ulster set for French refs in first round of Champions Cup
# On The Whistle
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# On The Whistle

Munster, Leinster and Ulster set for French refs in first round of Champions Cup

Sep 13th 2018, 3:23 PM 4,889 Views 2 Comments

Romain Poite, Pascal Gaüzère and Jérôme Garcès are first up for the Irish provinces.

Ref review: How accurate were the big calls in Ireland's defeat to the Wallabies?
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# Penalty Count

Ref review: How accurate were the big calls in Ireland's defeat to the Wallabies?

Jun 14th 2018, 4:45 PM 19,801 Views 52 Comments

Marius van der Westhuizen had some big decisions to make in Brisbane.

Owens to ref Munster, Leinster get Garcès, and Poite in charge for Connacht
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# Men In The Middle

Owens to ref Munster, Leinster get Garcès, and Poite in charge for Connacht

Feb 28th 2018, 12:17 PM 6,407 Views 15 Comments

EPCR has confirmed the refereeing appointments for the European quarter-finals.

Ex-Connacht scrum-half among seven referees awarded IRFU contracts
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# Match Officials

Ex-Connacht scrum-half among seven referees awarded IRFU contracts

Oct 18th 2017, 3:59 PM 6,156 Views 0 Comments

Frank Murphy and Joy Neville are among those rewarded by the union.

Peyper, Garcès and Poite to referee Lions' Tests against All Blacks
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# On The Whistle

Peyper, Garcès and Poite to referee Lions' Tests against All Blacks

Mar 23rd 2017, 4:22 PM 5,854 Views 18 Comments

World Rugby have also confirmed the match officials for Ireland’s summer tour.

Schmidt refuses to criticise referee Peyper after Ireland's defeat to All Blacks
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Schmidt refuses to criticise referee Peyper after Ireland's defeat to All Blacks

Nov 19th 2016, 9:42 PM 15,668 Views 25 Comments

‘We’ll feed our feedback through the appropriate channels,’ said the Ireland head coach.

Lacey gets Challenge semi with Owens and Poite in charge for Champions Cup
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# Whistleblowers

Lacey gets Challenge semi with Owens and Poite in charge for Champions Cup

Apr 14th 2016, 5:02 PM 4,274 Views 7 Comments

EPCR have announced the referees for the European semi-finals weekend.

Matt O'Connor - 'You need strong officials and I don't think we had that tonight'
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# Critical

Matt O'Connor - 'You need strong officials and I don't think we had that tonight'

Oct 4th 2014, 10:04 PM 14,845 Views 59 Comments

The Leinster head coach was displeased with the refereeing of the breakdown and the scrum.

Deegan to take charge of All-Ireland football showdown
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# Match Officials

Deegan to take charge of All-Ireland football showdown

Sep 4th 2012, 12:59 PM 1,015 Views 0 Comments

The referees have been announced for this year’s All-Ireland football finals.