LIVE

    Stormers face misconduct case

    2013-05-08 07:48

    Wellington - A complaint of "match day misconduct" against the Stormers was under investigation following the Super Rugby team's win over the Hurricanes, SANZAR said on Wednesday.

    The southern-hemisphere rugby body did not specify the nature of the alleged misconduct in a brief statement but New Zealand media reported it related to verbal abuse of officials during the match in Palmerston North.

    "As this matter is before a SANZAR judicial officer, no further comment will be made at this time," it said.

    The Stormers won the fiercely contested game 18-16 for their first away win of the season.

    Fairfax Media reported that Stormers management were unhappy with some of the refereeing decisions and made their feelings known to officials.

    The Stormers are in 10th place on the Super Rugby ladder and play the Waratahs in Sydney on Saturday.

    Read More On:  stormers sanzar super 15 rugby

    Read News24’s Comments Policy

    24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

    Comment on this story
    125 comments
    Add your comment
    Comment 0 characters remaining
    Live Video Streaming
    • Blitz
      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @00:00
    • SS1
      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @01:00
    • SS2
      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @02:00
    • SS3
      Mon, 24 Nov 2014 @03:00
    Video Highlights
    Sport Talk
    /Sport

    Fixtures

    06 March 2015
    • Chiefs v Highlanders, Waikato Stadium 08:35
    • Brumbies v Force, GIO Stadium 10:40
    07 March 2015
    • Blues v Lions, QBE Stadium 08:35
    • Reds v Waratahs, Suncorp Stadium 10:40
    • Cheetahs v Bulls, Free State Stadium 17:05
    • Stormers v Sharks, Cape Town 19:10
    13 March 2015
    • Hurricanes v Blues, FMG Stadium 08:35
    • Force v Rebels, nib Stadium 13:00

    Logs

    Rank Team P W Pts

    Opinion Poll

    From which country will the 2015 Super Rugby winner hail?

    Monday Quiz Madness!

    TAKE THE QUIZ
    There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.