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Nigel Owens picks a stunning dream team of world stars he’s refereed throughout his 70-Test career

Nigel Owens is not only the world’s greatest referee, he makes a pretty good master of ceremonies… and a damn decent rugby selector, too! The man who took charge of the World Cup Final between New Zealand and Australia acted as MC for a WRU function at the Principality Stadium which saw the governing body […]

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Nigel Owens picks a stunning dream team of world stars he's refereed throughout his 70-Test career

Nigel Owens is not only the world’s greatest referee, he makes a pretty good master of ceremonies… and a damn decent rugby selector, too!

The man who took charge of the World Cup Final between New Zealand and Australia acted as MC for a WRU function at the Principality Stadium which saw the governing body announce a joint partnership extension with Welsh brewer Brains and also Heineken. 1,751 more words

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European semi finals - referee appointments

European Professional Club Rugby has announced the semi final referees for the Champions Cup and the Challenge Cup.

EPCR’s Head of Match Officials, Donal Courtney lead the selection committee which has appointed Romain Poite of France for the Saracens v Wasps semi-final at the Madejski Stadium, Reading on Saturday, 23 April, with Wales’s Nigel Owens taking charge of the Leicester Tigers v Racing 92 tie at the City Ground, Nottingham the following day. 70 more words

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Owens set to break referee test record

World Cup Final referee Nigel Owens is set to become the most experienced international test referee of all time later this summer when he takes charge of his 71st test match and overtakes the record held by South Africa’s Jonathan Kaplan.  411 more words

World Rugby

NatWest RugbyForce 2016

This is an opportunity that’s too good to miss!  Register your club before May 13th!

To launch NatWest RugbyForce for 2016 England’s Will Greenwood and Lewis Moody have joined Scotland’s Al Kellock and Wales’ Tom Shanklin in the  164 more words

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RWC final referee to kick off Rugby World Cup 2019 qualifiying

  • Nigel Owens to referee opening qualifier for RWC 2019

Rugby World Cup 2015 final referee Nigel Owens will take charge of the first match in the RWC 2019 cycle when St Vincent and the Grenadines host Jamaica in Kingstown on 5 March. 431 more words

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‘This is not soccer’ – communications lessons from Nigel Owens

In case you didn’t notice, the 2016 version of the Six Nations kicked off at the weekend, meaning Europe’s top rugby union stars will be knocking lumps out of each other every weekend until the middle of March. 1,228 more words

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