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Peyper Starts Big Series

Jaco Peyper has been appointed to referee the first Test in the three-Test series between the All Blacks and B&I Lions. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport....

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SA referees prominent in June Tests

A number of SA Rugby referees will feature prominently during the Test window in June, with Jaco Peyper given the responsibility of handling the highly anticipated first test ma...

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June-July Appointments

Tests break out again in earnest in June and match officials go whizzing around the world. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport....

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Book Review: SA Rugby Annual 2017

The South African Rugby Annual is the best of any country's rugby annual in the world - by far. And the latest is even better. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport....

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Referees to 27 March 2017

The Six Nations is over with its own last-day drama - the prolonged match in Paris, Scotland's avoidance of the Wooden Spoon and the tigerish Irish performance in Dublin. By...

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Peyper Starts Big Series

Peyper Starts Big Series

Jaco Peyper has been appointed to referee the first Test in the three-Test series between the All Blacks and B&I Lions. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.

SA referees prominent in June Tests

SA referees prominent in June Tests

A number of SA Rugby referees will feature prominently during the Test window in June, with Jaco Peyper given the responsibility of handling the highly anticipated first test match between New Zealand and the British & Irish Lions.

June-July Appointments

June-July Appointments

Tests break out again in earnest in June and match officials go whizzing around the world. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.

Ref Replies

Duty Ref 528 - Old Mountain Goat

The top referees have been scattering to all parts at present and so the Old Mountain Goat will lift his head from his grazing and answer three questions - two which are matters of fact and a third, from thoughtful Bob Rees, which is the most frequently asked question.

Duty Ref 527 - Jaco Peyper

This answer to a reader's question comes to us from Edinburgh where Jaco Peyper is to be an assistant referee in the Six Nations opener between Scotland and Ireland.

Duty Ref 526 - Marius van der Westhuizen

We have managed to get hold of Marius, back from his wanderings and before he wanders again for he is much in demand amongst the top referees of the world, to get him to answer referees´ questions.

Law Videos

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Clip 6 - 8 March 2017 - Law 19

It's a mistake, a bewildering mistake but nothing more than a mistake. The Cheetahs attack the Lions. Clinton Swart of the Cheetahs cuts back at speed but is stopped in his tracks...

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Clip 7 - 6 March 2017 - Law 10

"Dead wrong"? The Brumbies win a line-out against the Crusaders'. They form a maul and then release the ball to scrumhalf Joe Powell, who kicks an up-'n-under. Two p...

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Clip 1 - 2 March 2017 - Law 10

The penalty was reversed and so was the booing! Yoann Maestri of France is tackled. The ball comes back to French scrumhalf Baptiste Serin who passes to his flyhalf Camille Lopez. Loa...

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