Super Rugby Round #9 Referees

10 Apr 2019
Super Rugby Round #9 Referees

The referee appointments for Round #9 of the 2019 Super Rugby season are now confirmed.

The six-match Round 9 kicks-off with New Zealand Conference leaders, the Crusaders hosting the Highlanders in Christchurch when Ben O'Keeffe will be the referee. In Australia Mike Fraser will take charge of the Australian Conference leaders, the Rebels, who host the Stormers clash in Melbourne.

Saturday action has four matches and kicks-off in Hamilton with Angus Gardner refereeing the Kiwi derby as the Chiefs host the Blues who are on a four-match winning streak. In Canberra Rasta Rasivhenge will referee the match between the Brumbies and Lions with both teams coming off a loss and desperate for a win. Nick Briant will control the Sharks match in Durban where the South African Conference leaders play the Jaguares fresh from an away victory in Pretoria last round.

The weekend finishes in Pretoria where the Bulls take on the Reds in a match contolled by Glen Jackson. 
 

Match  Crusaders v Highlanders @ Christchurch Stadium, Christchurch
Date  Friday 12 April
Kick-off  19:35 local
Referee  Ben O'Keeffe
AR1  Damon Murphy
AR2  Angus Gardner
TMO  Glenn Newman

 

Match  Rebels v Stormers @ AAMI Park, Melbourne
Date  Friday 12 April
Kick-off  19:45 local
Referee  Mike Fraser
AR1  Brendon Pickerill
AR2  Rasta Rasivhenge
TMO  James Leckie

 

Match  Chiefs v Blues @ FMG Stadium, Hamilton
Date  Saturday 13 April
Kick-off  19:35 local
Referee  Angus Gardner
AR1  Damon Murphy
AR2  Ben O'Keeffe
TMO  Glenn Newman

 

Match  Brumbies v Lions @ GIO Stadium, Canberra
Date  Saturday 13 April
Kick-off  19:45 local
Referee  Rasta Rasivhenge
AR1  Brendon Pickerill
AR2  Mike Fraser
TMO  James Leckie

 

Match  Sharks v Jaguares @ Jonsson Kings Park, Durban
Date  Saturday 6 April
Kick-off  15:05 local
Referee  Nick Briant
AR1  Federico Anselmi
AR2  Cwengile Jadezweni
TMO  Marius Jonker

 

Match  Bulls v Reds @ Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria
Date  Saturday 13 April
Kick-off  17:15 local
Referee  Glen Jackson
AR1  Marius van der Westhuizen
AR2  AJ Jacobs
TMO  Willie Vos

 

Bye: Sunwolves, Waratahs, Hurricanes