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Owens takes whistle for PRO12 final

21st May 2014 10:46

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Referee Nigel Owens officiates during the Heineken Cup

In charge: Nigel Owens

Welsh referee Nigel Owens will officiate next weekend's PRO12 showpiece between Leinster and Glasgow Warriors in Dublin.

Owens takes the whistle for the 111th time in this competition, having taken charge of the final three years ago when Munster took on Leinster.

He has plenty of big match experience having taken charge of three Heineken Cup and two Challenge Cup finals in the past, along with 13 Six Nations matches and 8 Rugby Championship games and officiating at both the 2007 and 2011 Rugby World Cups.

He will joined by countrymen Leighton Hodges and Ian Davies as assistant referees, with Derek Bevan the TMO and Italian Maurizio Vancini stepping in as citing commissioner.

Glasgow Warriors v Leinster:

Referee: Nigel Owens (Wal)
Assistant referees: Leighton Hodges, Ian Davies (both Wal)
TMO: Derek Bevan (Wal)
Citing Commissioner: Maurizio Vancini (Ita)

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All times are local
Guinness PRO12
Friday , September 5
Ospreys vs Benetton Treviso19:35
Munster vs Edinburgh19:35
Saturday , September 6
Scarlets vs Ulster14:40
Connacht vs Newport Gwent D'gons17:00
Glasgow vs Leinster17:15
Sunday , September 7
Zebre vs Cardiff Blues17:00
Friday , September 12
Ulster vs Zebre19:35
Newport Gwent D'gons vs Ospreys19:35
Edinburgh vs Connacht19:35
Benetton Treviso vs Munster19:35
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Guinness PRO12 Table
PosTeamPPts
1Leinster2282
2Glasgow Warriors2279
3Munster2274
4Ulster2270
5Ospreys2266