Court orders SARU to reappoint Watson

2017-06-30 21:37

South Africa's labour court has ordered the South African Rugby Union to reappoint its former referees boss Andre Watson to the job.

Kaplan welcomes Watson’s sacking

2015-07-06 14:21

Jonathan Kaplan has welcomed SARU’s decision to terminate the employment of its general manager of referees, Andre Watson.

SARU gives Andre Watson the boot

2015-07-03 13:52

The South African Rugby Union has terminated the contract of its general manager of referees, Andre Watson.

Watson’s fate to be decided

2015-04-15 15:02

An independent arbitrator has been called on to settle a dispute between Andre Watson and the SA Rugby referees association.

White card back in Varsity Cup

2014-11-23 16:06

SARU have announced that the white card will be reintroduced in the FNB Varsity Cup for next season's tournament.

SA refs to stamp out negativity

2014-05-28 17:30

Local coaches and referees were united in their desire to ensure that negative play is eradicated from the Currie Cup this season.


Andre Watson fights dismissal in court

2016-08-17 09:30

Andre Watson will fight his dismissal as SA Rugby referees boss in the labour appeal court on Wednesday.

Watson responds to SARU sacking

2015-07-03 17:30

Former Test referee and South African Rugby Union general manager of referees, Andre Watson, has responded to his sacking.

Ref boss Watson set to hear fate

2015-05-14 07:21

Under-fire SA referees boss Andre Watson is set to hear his fate at a disciplinary hearing chaired by an independent arbitrator.

SA referees boss Andre Watson under fire

2015-04-13 09:01

South African referees boss Andre Watson is in hot water after several officials voiced complaints against him.

Watson heaps praise on Jonker

2014-10-31 10:26

South Africa's refereeing boss, Andre Watson, has heaped praise on Marius Jonker, who has retired from refereeing.

Watson praises Jordaan

2013-02-26 14:43

Andre Watson, the general manager of referees at Saru, has praised referee Marlize Jordaan, who made history at the weekend.

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