SA ref removed from England v Ireland clash

2018-03-16 10:00

Marius van der Westhuizen has been stood down from his role as an assistant referee for Ireland's Grand Slam clash against England at Twickenham.

Van der Westhuizen to ref Bulls v Lions derby

2018-03-01 08:01

South Africa’s Marius van der Westhuizen will referee the Super Rugby derby between the Bulls and Lions in Pretoria.

Immelman to ref Bulls v Stormers derby

2017-07-11 08:15

South Africa’s Quinton Immelman will referee Saturday’s South African Super Rugby derby between the Bulls and Stormers in Pretoria.

3 SA refs named for November Test duty

2016-10-12 14:20

SA referees Craig Joubert, Marius van der Westhuizen and Jaco Peyper will each take charge of two Tests during the November internationals.

Van der Westhuizen to ref Sharks v ‘Canes

2016-05-03 13:01

South Africa’s Marius van der Westhuizen will referee the Sharks’ Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes in Durban.

2016 Super Rugby referees confirmed

2016-02-02 10:31

The Super Rugby referees for the 2016 season have been confirmed by SANZAAR.

Legoete takes over in Bulls v WP semi

2015-10-13 17:15

Pro Legoete will replace Marius van der Westhuizen as the referee for the Currie Cup semi-final between the Blue Bulls and WP.

SA gets Test referee No 69

2015-04-13 14:24

André Watson, SA's refereeing manager, has announced that Marius van der Westhuizen is to become SA's 69th Test referee.

Two SA refs Glasgow bound

2014-02-10 16:03

South Africa will have two members in a squad of referees for the Sevens competition in the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

New SA ref on S15 horizon

2013-10-31 07:45

South Africa's Marius van der Westhuizen has joined the Super Rugby referee squad for the 2014 Super Rugby season.


Eyebrows raised after SA ref joins England training

2018-03-15 14:42

England have denied a conflict of interest after South African referee Marius van der Westhuizen refereed one of their training sessions.

Peyper to ref France v England in Six Nations

2017-12-13 10:02

World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the 2018 Six Nations.

Van der Westhuizen to ref Sharks-Stormers derby

2017-05-24 07:08

South Africa’s Marius van der Westhuizen will referee the South African Super Rugby derby between the Sharks and Stormers.

Sharks get SA ref in Argentina

2016-05-10 10:31

South Africa’s Marius van der Westhuizen will referee the Sharks’ Super Rugby match against the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.

Joubert among SA refs named for June internationals

2016-03-30 18:44

Four top South African referees were named on World Rugby’s match-official panel for rugby internationals in June.

5 SA match officials in Six Nations

2015-11-13 16:00

Five South African match officials have been appointed to do duty in next season’s Six Nations.

Bulls get SA ref - in Canberra

2015-05-26 11:07

The Bulls will have a South African referee when they tackle the Brumbies in their Super Rugby clash in Canberra.

Sanzar switch up referees

2015-04-04 08:54

Marius van der Westhuizen has suffered a burst appendix, resulting in a number of changes to the weekend's Super Rugby matches.

Joubert SA’s best - Kaplan

2014-01-30 16:00

Retired referee Jonathan Kaplan says Craig Joubert is South Africa’s best referee heading into the 2014 season.

SA refs lauded for Sevens feats

2013-05-08 15:05

SARU has congratulated referees Marius van der Westhuizen and Rasta Rasivhenge for feats achieved at the recent Glasgow Sevens.

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