Match officials to September 28

Date published: September 23 2014

Test action returns this week with the fifth round of SANZAR’s Rugby Championship taking centre stage once again.

Wales’ Nigel Owens will referee the Test between the Springboks and the Wallabies in Cape Town and Craig Joubert will be in charge when the Pumas host the All Blacks in La Plata.

The first leg of the World Cup qualifiers between Russia and Uruguay will be played in Krasnoyarsk with George Clancy of Ireland to help the game along.

The second leg will be in Uruguay on 11 October. The winner of the two-legged race will go to the World Cup, the loser into r