It’s time for on-field match officials to make decisions and stop relying on the TMO, writes SIMON BORCHARDT.
Eddie Jones has come out swinging against television match officials, referring to rugby’s fourth officials as referees who cannot “cut the mustard”.
Former Springbok coach Nick Mallett has questioned the standard of officiating during the weekend’s @Vodacom #URC semi-finals.
Referees are integral to any rugby match, but in this compilation they get a little bit too involved in the action.
Georgian referee Nika Amashukeli will take charge of the Springboks’ opening clash of 2022 – his first Test outside of Europe – when Wales visit South Africa for a three-match series in July.
What are your thoughts on referee Gianluca Gneechi’s decision to award the Glasgow Warriors this contentious try during Saturday’s narrow victory over the Lions?
A respected South African referee has made the cut on a five-man list of the greatest whistleblowers in rugby history.
Wasps boss Lee Blackett has taken aim at victims of dangerous tackles for what he deems an exaggeration of the impact of said tackles in order to have opponents sent off.
Check out this hilarious clip of experienced Test referees Wayne Barnes and Nigel Owens on a rollercoaster prior to last year’s World Cup in Japan.
Current and former international referees have shared their fondest memories of the late great Paul Dobson in an emotional tribute video, following his passing last week.