SANZAAR has announced the referee appointments for Week 1 of the 2017 Super Rugby season.

Week 1 sees the South African Conference kick-off with two matches, while the Bulls having a bye.

The Australian and New Zealand Conferences begin their campaigns in Week 2.

Match Stormers v Jaguares @ DHL Newlands, Cape Town
Date Saturday 17 February
Kick-off 15:05 local
Referee Jaco Peyper
AR1 Marius van der Westhuizen
AR2 Egon Seconds
TMO Christie du Preez


Match Lions v Sharks @ Emirates Airline Park, Johannesburg
Date Saturday 17 February
Kick-off 17:15 local
Referee Glen Jackson
AR1 AJ Jacobs
AR2 Cwengile Jadezweni
TMO Marius Jonker