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    Joubert to ref Cheetahs v Stormers

    2015-04-28 10:47

    Cape Town - Craig Joubert will referee Saturday’s South African Super Rugby derby between the Cheetahs and Stormers in Bloemfontein.

    Joubert will be assisted by Jason Jaftha and Rodney Boneparte, with Johan Greeff on Television Match Official (TMO) duty.

    The other South African derby between the Bulls and Lions in Pretoria will be refereed by Marius van der Westhuizen. Jaco van Heerden and Stephan Geldenhuys will be the assistant referees, with Deon van Blommestein the TMO.

    Meanwhile, Australia’s Angus Gardner will be the referee for the Sharks’ first game on tour - against the Hurricanes in Dunedin on Friday.

    Round 12 Super Rugby referee appointments:

    Highlanders v Sharks @ Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin

    Friday, May 1

    Kick-Off 09:35 (SA time)

    Referee Angus Gardner

    AR1 Kane McBride

    AR2 Mike Lash

    TMO Vinny Munro

    Brumbies v Waratahs @ GIO Stadium, Canberra

    Friday, May 1

    Kick-Off 11:40 (SA time)

    Referee Glen Jackson

    AR1 Matt O'Brien

    AR2 Frederico Anselmi

    TMO George Ayoub

    Blues v Force @ Eden Park, Auckland

    Saturday, May 2

    Kick-Off 07:30 (SA time)

    Referee Ben O'Keeffe

    AR1 Nick Briant

    AR2 Paul Williams

    TMO Ben Skeen

    Hurricanes v Crusaders @ Westpac Stadium, Wellington

    Saturday, May 2

    Kick-Off 09:35 (SA time)

    Referee Mike Fraser

    AR1 Shane McDermott

    AR2 Jamie Nutbrown

    TMO Aaron Paterson

    Rebels v Chiefs @ AAMI Park, Melbourne

    Saturday, May 2

    Kick-Off 11:40 (SA time)

    Referee Andrew Lees

    AR1 Angus Gardner

    AR2 James Leckie

    TMO Ian Smith

    Cheetahs v Stormers @ Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein

    Saturday, May 2

    Kick-Off 17:05

    Referee Craig Joubert

    AR1 Jason Jaftha

    AR2 Rodney Boneparte

    TMO Johan Greeff

    Bulls v Lions @ Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria

    Saturday, May 2

    Kick-Off 19:10

    Referee Marius van der Westhuizen

    AR1 Jaco van Heerden

    AR2 Stephan Geldenhuys

    TMO Deon van Blommestein

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