CAPE TOWN – Jaco Peyper is the only South African match official named for Super Rugby quarterfinal duty this weekend.
He will be the referee for the Crusaders versus Highlanders match at the Orangetheory Stadium, Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday.
The two SA sides Bulls and Sharks will have Australian and New Zealand refs working their quarterfinal matches on Saturday.
After 18 rounds and 120 matches of the regular season, the quarterfinalists for the 2019 Super Rugby tournament have been confirmed by SANZAAR in accordance with the tournament rules. The configuration of the quarterfinals was only determined after the very last match of the season.
The quarterfinals kick-off on Friday evening in Christchurch when the Crusaders , the defending Champions, host the Highlanders from Dunedin . This all New Zealand clash at the newly renamed Orangetheory Stadium will be refereed by Peyper.