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Referees to 23 June 2021

The Carling Currie Cup is back to normal this year, with South Africa’s 14 provincial unions contesting the Premier and First Divisions. Italy is hosting the Guinness PRO...

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Referees to 12 June 2021

This weekend the Rainbow Cup SA is coming to its end. The Women 1st Divisions kicks off and the Women’s Premier continues into round 6....

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Referees to 5 June 2021

The Rainbow Cup SA and Women’s Premier continues into round 5....

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Referees to 31 May 2021

Varsity Cup concludes with the final being played on the 31 May....

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Referees to 29 May 2021

Varsity Cup is coming to its conclusion with the semi-finals taking place on the 28 May. The Rainbow Cup SA takes a break and the Women’s Premier continues into round 4....

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Referees to 23 June 2021

Referees to 23 June 2021

The Carling Currie Cup is back to normal this year, with South Africa’s 14 provincial unions contesting the Premier and First Divisions. Italy is hosting the Guinness PRO 14 Rainbow Cup North vs South final and the Women’s Premier continues into round 7 and the Women 1st Divisions into round 2.

The Junior Springboks will also make a welcome return to the international stage for the first time since 2019 when they line up against Argentina, Georgia, and Uruguay in a blockbuster four-round U20 International Series at the Markötter Stadium in Stellenbosch.

Referees to 12 June 2021

Referees to 12 June 2021

This weekend the Rainbow Cup SA is coming to its end. The Women 1st Divisions kicks off and the Women’s Premier continues into round 6.

Referees to 5 June 2021

Referees to 5 June 2021

The Rainbow Cup SA and Women’s Premier continues into round 5.

Ref Replies

Duty Ref 559: Aimee Barrett-Theron

With Currie Cup starting, Aimee, who became the first female to hold the whistle in a senior premier match in South Africa, spend some time answering some supporters’ questions.

Duty Ref 558: Adriaan Jacobs

With SupeRugby Unlocked in its middle stages of the competitions, AJ, a young and upcoming referee, spend some time answering some supporters questions.

Duty Ref 557: Marius van der Westhuizen

With Super Rugby Aotearoa and Australia coming to an end, Marius van der Westhuizen - while training and preparing for the upcoming local competition - answers some readers' questions.

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