Anti-Craig Joubert memes flood in

2015-10-19 07:59
Craig Joubert (Gallo)

London - Social media was quick to react to Craig Joubert's controversial handling of the Australia v Scotland Rugby World Cup quarter-final at Twickenham on Sunday.

As it happened: Australia v Scotland

Joubert came in for widespread criticism of his awarding of a last-minute match-deciding penalty to the Wallabies, as well as a yellow card to Scotland wing Sean Maitland for a professional foul.

Joubert was seen sprinting from the field of play as he blew the final whistle, not sticking around to congratulate - nor commiserate - with either team, which smacked of 'I've made a mistake'.

Whether Joubert is selected for the semi-finals, third/fourth playoff or final, remains to be seen.

Sport24 Editor Garrin Lambley is covering the 2015 Rugby World Cup live from London.


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