Match officials to October 14

Date published: October 10 2018

The match officials for this weekend’s action have been confirmed, with Romain Poite taking charge of the Leinster versus Wasps clash in Dublin.

Champions Cup

Leinster vs Wasps
@ RDS
Referee: Romain Poite (France)
Assistant referees: Cyril Lafon (France), Stéphane Boyer (France)
Television match official: Denis Grenouillet (France)

Bath vs Toulouse
@ Recreation Ground
Referee: Andrew Brace (Ireland)
Assistant referees: John Lacey (Ireland), Eddie Hogan-O’Connell (Ireland)
Television match official: Simon McDowell (Ireland)

Montpellier vs Edinburgh
@ GGL Stadium
Referee: Wayne Barnes (England)
Assistant referees: Matthew O’Grady (England), Paul Dix (England)
Television match official: Rowan Kitt (England)

Exeter Chiefs vs Munster
@ Sandy Park
Referee: Jérôme Garcès (France)
Assistant referees: Ludovic Cayre (France), Jonathan Dufort (France)
Television match official: Éric Briquet-Campin (France)

Scarlets vs Racing 92
@ Parc y Scarlets
Referee: Matthew Carley (England)
Assistant referees: Luke Pearce (England), Jonathan Healy (England)
Television match official: Graham Hughes (England)

Ulster vs Leicester Tigers
@ Kingspan Stadium
Referee: Pascal Gaüzère (France)
Assistant referees: Maxime Chalon (France), Jean-Luc Rebollal (France)
Television match official: Eric Gauzins (France)

Gloucester vs Castres
@ Kingsholm
Referee: Marius Mitrea (Italy)
Assistant referees: Manuel Bottino (Italy), Gianluca Gnecchi (Italy)
Television match official: Stefano Pennè (Italy)

Lyon vs Cardiff Blues
@ Matmut Stadium de Gerland
Referee: JP Doyle (England)
Assistant referees: Ian Tempest (England), Wayne Falla (England)
Television match official: David Grashoff (England)

Toulon vs Newcastle Falcons
@ Stade Felix Mayol
Referee: Ben Whitehouse (Wales)
Assistant referees: Craig Evans (Wales), Wayne Davies (Wales)
Television match official: Neil Patterson (Scotland)

Glasgow Warriors vs Saracens
@ Scotstoun Stadium
Referee: Mathieu Raynal (France)
Assistant referees: Alexandre Ruiz (France), Thomas Charabas (France)
Television match official: Philippe Bonhoure (France)

Challenge Cup

Perpignan vs Sale Sharks
@ Stade Aimé Giral
Referee: Joy Neville (Ireland)
Assistant referees: George Clancy (Ireland), Mark Patton (Ireland)

Enisei-STM vs La Rochelle
@ Central Stadium
Referee: Christopher Ridley (England)
Assistant referees: Anthony Woodthorpe (England), Simon McConnell (England)

Timisoara Saracens vs Dragons
@ Dan Paltinisanu Stadium
Referee: Pierre Brousset (France)
Assistant referees: Adrien Descottes (France), Éric Soulan (France)

Benetton vs Grenoble
@ Stadio Comunale di Monigo
Referee: Craig Maxwell-Keys (England)
Assistant referees: Andrew Jackson, Phil Watters (England)

Ospreys vs Pau
@ Liberty Stadium
Referee: Tom Foley (England)
Assistant referees: Karl Dickson (England), Roy Maybank (England)

Northampton Saints vs Clermont
@ Franklin’s Gardens
Referee: Nigel Owens (Wales)
Assistant referees: Adam Jones (Wales), Simon Rees (Wales)

Harlequins vs Agen
@ Twickenham Stoop
Referee: Ian Davies (Wales)
Assistant referees: Mike English (Wales), Gareth John (Wales)

Bristol Bears vs Zebre
@ Ashton Gate
Referee: Frank Murphy (Ireland)
Assistant referees: George Clancy (Ireland), Mark Patton (Ireland)

Connacht vs Bordeaux-Bègles
@ The Sportsground
Referee: Mike Adamson (Scotland)
Assistant referees: Lloyd Linton (Scotland), Keith Allen (Scotland)

Stade Français vs Worcester Warriors
@ Stade Jean Bouin
Referee: Dan Jones (Wales)
Assistant referees: Gwyn Morris (Wales), Dewi Phillips (Wales)

Currie Cup

Pumas vs Golden Lions
@ Mbombela Stadium
Referee: Rasta Rasivhenge
Assistant referees: Stephan Geldenhuys, Johre Botha
Television match official: Marius Jonker

Griquas vs Sharks
@ Griqua Park
Referee: Marius van der Westhuizen
Assistant referees: Ben Crouse, Jaco Kotze
Television match official: Lourens van der Merwe

Blue Bulls vs Western Province
@ Loftus Versfeld
Referee: Egon Seconds
Assistant referees: Jaco Pretorius, Eduan Nel
Television match official: Lesego Legoete