Referees to 22 October 2017
Europe enjoys its second week but in New Zealand and South Africa a lot of it is second last. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.
Refs for November Tests
In November, the Test window is flung open and Test matches are allowed to happen - many of them. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.
Referees to 17 October 2017
Rugby Europe's competitions get started this week on three levels - the Champions Cup, the Challenge Cup, which is a sort of second division, and the Continental Shield, which is organised by Italy to regulate entry into the Challenge Cup. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.
Referees to 8 October 2017
It the last round for the Rugby Championship, which New Zealand have already won - with a match to spare. By Paul Dobson, Moonsport.