Kiwi ref for Stormers v Sharks
Cape Town - New Zealand’s Mike Fraser will referee
Saturday’s South African Super Rugby derby between the Stormers and Sharks at
Newlands (17:15 kick-off).
Super Rugby referees: Round 3
Fraser will be assisted by Ben O'Keeffe and Stuart Berry,
with Marius Jonker the television match official (TMO).
Jaco van Heerden will referee the Southern Kings’ match
against the Chiefs in Port Elizabeth (15:05). He will be assisted by Jaco
Peyper and Rodney Bonaparte, with Johan Greeff the TMO.
Quinton Immelman will take charge of the Cheetahs’ clash
against the Sunwolves in Singapore (12:55 SA time). Shuhei Kubo and Aki Aso
will be his assistants, with Takashi Hareda in the TMO booth.
Another Kiwi, Chris Pollock, will be in charge of the Lions’
clash against the Highlanders in Dunedin early on Saturday (08:35 SA time). He
will be assisted by Jamie Nutbrown and Kane McBride, with Aaron Paterson taking
care of matters upstairs.
South Africa’s other team taking part in the competition,
the Bulls, have a bye this weekend.