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Joubert for DHL Stormers again

PUBLISHED: March 1, 2016


Experienced referee Craig Joubert will oversee his second consecutive DHL Stormers game this weekend after being appointed to referee the Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Toyota Cheetahs in Bloemfontein.

Joubert had the whistle for the DHL Stormers’ opening game which saw them beat the Vodacom Bulls 33-9 at DHL Newlands last Saturday and will be on duty at Toyota Stadium on Saturday, March 5.

The DHL Stormers will be looking to build on their bonus point win in the opening round, while the Free State Cheetahs will be hoping to bounce back from a one-point defeat against the Jaguares.

Vodacom Super Rugby Round Two referee appointments:

Friday, March 4

Crusaders v Blues
(AMI Stadium, Christchurch – Kick-Off: 19:35 local)
Referee: Paul Williams
Assistant referees: Chris Pollock, Brendon Pickerill
TMO: Ben Skeen

Brumbies v Waratahs
(GIO Stadium, Canberra – Kick-off: 19:45 local)
Referee: Marius van der Westhuizen
Assistant referees: Quinton Immelman, William Houston
TMO: Ian Smith

Saturday, March 5

Chiefs v Emirates Lions
(FMG Stadium, Hamilton – Kick-off: 17:15 local)
Referee: Andrew Lees
Assistant referees: Nick Briant, Angus Mabey
TMO: Aaron Paterson

Highlanders v Hurricanes
(Forsyth Barr Stadium, Dunedin – Kick-Off: 19:35 local)
Referee: Glen Jackson
Assistant referees: Jamie Nutbrown, Brendon Pickerill
TMO: Chris Wratt

Reds v Force
(Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane – Kick-Off: 19:45 local)
Referee: Angus Gardner
Assistant referees: Nic Berry, Damien Mitchelmore
TMO: George Ayoub

Vodacom Bulls v Rebels
(Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria – Kick-Off: 15:00 local)
Referee: Ben O’Keeffe
Assistant referees: Mike Fraser, Stuart Berry
TMO: Marius Jonker

Toyota Cheetahs v DHL Stormers 
(Toyota Stadium, Bloemfontein – Kick-Off: 17:10 local)
Referee: Craig Joubert
Assistant referees: Rodney Bonaparte, AJ Jacobs
TMO: Willie Vos

Cell C Sharks v Jaguares
(Growthpoint KINGS PARK, Durban – Kick-Off: 19:20 local)
Referee: Jaco Peyper
Assistant referees: Jaco van Heerden, Cwengile Jadezweni
TMO: Johan Greeff