NIGEL OWENS TO REFEREE 2014 RABODIRECT PRO12 FINAL
Top referee Nigel Owens (WRU) has been appointed to take charge of this year’s RaboDirect PRO12 Final in what will be his 111th competition game and second Final in charge following Munster v Ospreys at Thomond Park, 28 May 2011.
The Welshman has plenty of big match experience having taken charge of three Heineken Cup and two Amlin Challenge Cup finals in the past, along with 13 RBS Six Nations matches and 8 Tri-Nations (Rugby Championship) games as well as being named in the IRB panel for two Rugby World Cups, 2007 and 2011.
The match officials appointed for the RaboDirect PRO12 Final between Leinster & Glasgow Warriors on Saturday May 31st 2014 at 6.15pm in the RDS, Dublin are as follows :
Referee : Nigel Owens (WRU)
Assistant Referees : Leighton Hodges & Ian Davies (WRU)
TMO : Derek Bevan (WRU)
Citing Commissioner : Maurizio Vancini (FIR)