The referee appointments for Round #11 of the 2019 Super Rugby season are now confirmed.

The six-match Round 11 kicks-off in Christchurch where high-flying Crusaders host the Lions from Johannesburg in a match controlled by Paul Williams. The same night in Tokyo will see Ben O'Keeffe referee the Sunwolves versus Highlanders match which is crucial to both teams Finals hopes.

On Saturday the Kiwi derby in Wellington between the Hurricanes and Chiefs will be refereed by Rasta Rasivhenge while in Sydney, at the new impressive Bankwest Stadium in Parramatta, Nic Berry has the whistle for the Waratahs versus Sharks match. The All South African Conference derby in Cape Town between the Stormers and Bulls will be refereed by Glen Jackson.

The weekend closes in Buenos Aires when the Jaguares host the Brumbies, fresh from a win on the road last round against the Stormers. The referee will be Marius van der Westhuizen.


Match  Crusaders v Lions @ Christchurch Stadium, Christchurch
Date  Friday 26 April
Kick-off  19:35 local
Referee  Paul Williams
AR1  Mike Fraser
AR2  James Munro
TMO  Aaron Paterson


Match  Sunwolves v Highlanders @ Prince Chichibu Stadium, Tokyo
Date  Friday 26 April
Kick-off  19:00 local
Referee  Ben O'Keeffe
AR1  Angus Gardner
AR2  Shuhei Kubo
TMO  Minoru Fuji


Match  Hurricanes v Chiefs @ Westpac Stadium, Wellington
Date  Saturday 27 April
Kick-off  19:35 local
Referee  Rasta Rasivhenge
AR1  Mike Fraser
AR2  Brendon Pickerill
TMO Shane McDermott


Match  Waratahs v Sharks @ Bankwest Stadium, Sydney
Date  Saturday 27 April
Kick-off  19:45 local
Referee  Nic Berry
AR1  Damon Murphy
AR2  Amy Perrett
TMO  George Ayoub


Match  Stormers v Bulls @ DHL Newlands, Cape Town
Date  Saturday 27 April
Kick-off  15:05 local
Referee  Glen Jackson
AR1  Nick Briant
AR2  Egon Seconds
TMO  Marius Jonker


Match  Jaguares v Brumbies @ Jose Amalfitani Stadium, Buenos Aires
Date  Saturday 27 April
Kick-off  18:40 local
Referee  Marius van der Westhuizen
AR1  AJ Jacobs
AR2  Federico Anselmi
TMO  Santiago Borsani


Bye: Rebels, Reds, Blues