• Twitter

  • Articles RSS Feed

    Published on 23-08-15 13:08  Number of Views: 3663 
    1. Categories:
    2. Rugby World Cup,
    3. Referee excellence,
    4. Referee
    Article Preview


    image ©getty images

    On the 18th September at 2000hrs GMT Jaco Peyper will follow a line of distinguished referees in blowing the Albert Freethy whistle to signal the start of the England v Fiji Pool A game and with it the start of the Rugby World Cup 2015. RWC 2015 will be Jaco’s first and it marks the highlight of the 35 year old lawyer’s career so far.
    ...
    by Published on 20-08-15 08:08  Number of Views: 2401 
    1. Categories:
    2. Laws,
    3. Referee
    Article Preview

    The National Rugby Championships (NRC) in Australia start today and RugbyRefs.com is pleased to be able to bring you the full appointments for match officials for rounds 1 & 2.

    The NRC is Australia's 2nd tier Rugby competition, created to reduce the gap between local club rugby & Super Rugby. Many of the players involved have been called up from their local club teams to take part, and those who perform well could be in line for involvement in their local Super Rugby franchise.
    ...
    by Published on 20-08-15 06:08  Number of Views: 1512 
    1. Categories:
    2. Rugby World Cup,
    3. Laws

    Organisers of the Rugby World Cup, taking place between September and October 2015 in England, have added an innovation to help novice fans learn the complex rules of the game. During the matches, fans will have access to simplified, in-game commentary with detailed explanations of the rules related to what is currently happening in each match.

    This was revealed when tournament organisers unveiled some of their plans for Britain's greatest global sporting event since the London 2012 Olympic Games. A report in the Daily Telegraph on April 29th had proposed some of the terms and rules that will be in the “Idiot’s guide to rugby union”. But now more details have been given about the organiser's mode of enlightening new fans about rugby.
    ...
    by Published on 19-08-15 22:08  Number of Views: 3164 
    1. Categories:
    2. Rugby World Cup,
    3. International Rugby,
    4. Referee excellence,
    5. Referee
    Article Preview


    Image ©The Telegraph*


    As part of the lead up to the most important event on the Rugby Union calendar, RugbyRefs.com will introduce you to the referees that World Rugby believe are the 12 best in the world.

    These top 12 have been chosen to officiate on Rugby's largest stage, the Rugby World Cup.

    In this the first of 12 articles we will introduce you to 39 year old New Zealander Glen Jackson.

    Glen recently received accolade across the rugby world by becoming the first person to play and referee 100 first class games.
    ...
    Published on 04-10-13 01:10  Number of Views: 35359 

    by Ian Cook

    As most followers of rugby union will have realised by now, there has been a huge spat building over the future of the European Rugby Championship, the Heineken Cup. For the rugby fans and supporters who follow teams involved in this dispute, ...

    Page 3 of 24 FirstFirst 123456713 ... LastLast
  • Recent Activity Widget

    Phil E

    Where are you this weekend? 2017/2018

    Thread Starter: Phil E

    Sunday we have our society training day to go through the new laws for the coming season. But on Saturday I have a game :chin:

    Last Post By: Camquin 37 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    TheBFG

    How would you deal with this one?

    Thread Starter: TheBFG

    https://youtu.be/2zq6B0dLi68 If you want to go to the end of the clip (1:05 on the youtube clock), let me just tell you that Green 13 has already been YC'd for a dangerous tackle......

    Last Post By: Pegleg 1 Hour Ago Go to last post
    didds

    Auuustralian dual citizenship saga

    Thread Starter: didds

    I picked up on this shenanigans today./.. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-41826422 For those based in Oz, maybe you know a bit more and can clarify something for me? I get the thing about dual citizenship meaning you can't run for Aus parliament. BUT

    Last Post By: crossref 4 Hours Ago Go to last post
    Phil E

    Apple Watch Apps

    Thread Starter: Phil E

    I have never used my Apple Watch in a game, but have decided to give it a go at my next match. This after reading the Garmin thread and realising that my Apple Watch can do almost everything the Garmin does via apps. I have found some really interesting apps which I will share here, but would...

    Last Post By: Flish 6 Hours Ago Go to last post
    Flish

    Eng vs Aus - Disallowed Hooper try

    Thread Starter: Flish

    Don’t have a clip, but plenty discussing this. Clearly in front of the kicker and didn’t come close to stopping his run forward so liable to sanction, and correct decision for me

    Last Post By: didds 6 Hours Ago Go to last post