Match Officials for 2019 Six Nations
The Six Nations competition starts on 1 February 2019 when Wayne Barnes blows the whistle at Stade de France to start the match between France and Wales. It ends on 16 March 2019 when Paul Williams blows the final whistle of the Calcutta <Match at Twickenham.
Referee Wynand Mans has died
Two men who became Springboks in the same year and retired to Onrus, died within five days of each other. One was Gertjie Brynard, the other Wynand Mans, Brynard in Onrus, Mans in Hermanus.
Referees for CT Sevens, Day 1
Paddy O'Brien and his other carers looking after the Cape Town Sevens' match officials, have announced the match officials appointed to the matches on Day 1.
Rasta Ends Great Sevens Career
Fhatuwani Rasivhenge, probably the best-known Sevens referee in the world, whom the rugby world knows as Rasta, has decided that the World Rugby Sevens Tournament in Cape Town will be his last Sevens tournament. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.