Referee’s for Round 4

March 8, 2011
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Given the criticism of referees in the last Round of matches, fans will be keen to know who is taking charge of their team’s games in the coming week – here they are.

The match officials for Week 4 of the 2011 SANZAR Super Rugby tournament have been confirmed by SANZAR.

There are two changes to the schedule announced earlier. Chris Pollock will take charge of the match between the Rebels and the Sharks in Melbourne whilst Steve Walsh will referee the match between the Stormers and the Highlanders in Cape Town. Both fixtures will be played on Friday 11 March 2011.

SANZAR Game Manager, Lyndon Bray said the appointment was changed as Walsh, who is returning from injury, is on his way to Europe to referee a Six Nations Test the following week. He replaces Mark Lawrence.

Bray added that Pollock had been selected to replace Walsh on the Melbourne game as he was amongst the competition’s early “in form” referees.

The confirmed appointments are:

WEEK 4
Date Fixture Venue Referee
Fri 11 Crusaders v Brumbies Nelson Garratt Williamson
Rebels v Sharks Melbourne Chris Pollock
Stormers v Highlanders Cape Town Steve Walsh
Sat 12 Hurricanes v Chiefs Wellington Marius Jonker
Force v Blues Perth Nathan Pearce
Cheetahs v Lions Bloemfontein Keith Brown

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2 Comments

  1. avatar Timeo Danaos et dona ferentes says:
    March 8th, 2011 at 2:27 pm

    Best referee was in the Force v Sharks match.
    Keith Brown.

  2. avatar JT says:
    March 8th, 2011 at 9:44 pm

    Reply to Timeo Danaos et dona ferentes @ 2:27 pm:

    Arme oke moet die naweek die leeus en cheaters ref :shake:

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