Cape Town - New Zealand’s Glen Jackson will referee Saturday’s South African Super Rugby derby between the Lions and Sharks at Ellis Park on Johannesburg.
Jackson will be assisted by South Africans AJ Jacobs and Cwengile Jadezweni, with Marius Jonker the television match official (TMO).
Meanwhile, South Africa’s Jaco Peyper will kick-start the 2018 season when he takes charge of the earlier match between the Stormers and Jaguares at Newlands in Cape Town (15:05).
Peyper will be assisted by compatriots Marius van der Westhuizen and Egon Seocnds, with Christie du Preez on TMO duty.
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