Super Rugby Round #2 Referees

04 Feb 2020
Super Rugby Round #2 Referees

The referee appointments for Round #2 of the 2020 Super Rugby season are now confirmed.

The seven-match Round 2 kicks-off in Dunedin where Angus Gardner will be in charge of the Highlanders first match of the season against the Sharks from Durban. The same evening Nic Berry gets his first match in charge this year and will be in Canberra taking charge of the Brumbies versus Rebels Australian derby.

There are five matches on Saturday with proceedings starting in Hamilton with the clash of the round between the Chiefs and Crusaders - the Kiwi derby sees top coaches Warren Gatland and Scott Robertson go head-to-head. Ben O'Keeffe has the whistle while AJ Jacobs will be in Newcastle in New South Wales for the Waratahs versus Blues match. Jaco Peyper will head to Johannesburg to take charge of the Lions versus Reds clash while fellow South African Marius van der Westhuizen takes charge in Cape Town where the Stormers face the Bulls. 

The weekend again closes in Buenos Aires where the Jaguares, fresh from big home win in Round #1, take on the Hurricanes at Amalfitani Stadium. Referee Rasta Rasivhenge backs up from last weeks game in Buenos Aires.

Match  Highlanders v Sharks @ Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin
Date  Friday 7 February
Kick-off  19:05 local
Referee  Angus Gardner
AR1  Paul Williams
AR2  James Doleman
TMO  Chris Hart

 

Match  Brumbies v Rebels @ GIO Stadium, Canberra
Date  Friday 7 February
Kick-off  19:15 local
Referee  Nic Berry
AR1  Damon Murphy
AR2  Jordan Way
TMO  Ian Smith

 

Match  Chiefs v Crusaders @ FMG Stadium Waikato, Hamilton
Date  Friday 7 February
Kick-off  19:05 local
Referee  Ben O'Keeffe
AR1  Paul Williams
AR2  Angus Gardner
TMO  Shane McDermott

 

Match  Waratahs v Blues @ McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle
Date  Saturday 8 February
Kick-off  19:15 local
Referee  AJ Jacobs
AR1  Damon Murphy
AR2  Nic Berry
TMO  Ian Smith

 

Match  Lions v Reds @ Emirates Airlines Park, Johannesburg
Date  Saturday 8 February
Kick-off  15:05 local
Referee  Jaco Peyper
AR1  Cwengile Jadezweni
AR2  Griffin Colby
TMO  Marius Jonker

 

Match  Stormers v Bulls @ DHL Newlands, Cape Town
Date  Saturday 8 February
Kick-off  17:15 local
Referee  Marius van der Westhuizen
AR1  Egon Seconds
AR2  Divan Uys
TMO  Joey Klaaste-Salmans

 

Match  Jaguares v Hurricanes @ Jose Amalfitani Stadium, Buenos Aires
Date  Saturday 8 February
Kick-off  20:00 local
Referee  Rasta Rasivhenge
AR1  Pablo Deluca
AR2  Martin Cordoba
TMO  Santiago Borsani

 

Bye: Sunwolves