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SINGAPORE REFEREES DECEMBER NEWSLETTER

Issue 13 As 2017 draws to a close, we look back at the major successes in our Training and Education programme and the growth within the Society.  Also in this edition, the latest from World Rugby on the upcoming changes to the laws of the game and a preview of some of the exciting events coming up in 2018. 2017 Referee Courses and Referee Recruitment In 2017, Singapore Rugby ran a total of four Level 1 Match Officiating Courses, in addition to a Level 2 Match Officiating and Level 1 Coach of Match Officials courses.  The total number of...

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PREMIERSHIP CLUBS FEATURE – BEDOK KINGS RFC & SKYLLAS

“It’s GOOD to be a KING”. No one would dare argue otherwise. The motto of Bedok King’s Rugby Football Club (BKRFC) is backed by the great success that the club has enjoyed throughout its stay in the top flight of Singapore Men’s 15s rugby. Over the course of its 21 years in the Premiership since its inception in 1996, the Kings have won an astounding 7 Premiership Finals titles, which is no mean feat especially considering the relative youth of the club.

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SRU PREMIERSHIP REVIEW – 9TH DECEMBER 17

With SCC having lost to Bucks via a last gasp try in the previous week’s edition of Premiership rugby, they were intent on making a statement this weekend. This week, SCC played hosts to the Bedok Kings, who saw their first match postponed due to lightning alerts. The stage was set on the Padang for a tense clash, and the hosts promised just that by scoring in the 2nd minute via a lineout maul through the physically imposing Faris Bajandouh.

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SINGAPORE REFEREES NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER

Issue 12 In this month’s issue we take a look at the positives from the SCC 7’s and Saints 7’s tournaments.  Also in this edition, a recap of the efforts made by the SSRUR and SRU to improve the relationship between clubs and referees, ahead of the National League competition, which got underway this month. SCC 7’s and Saints 7’s Round up Another top class performance by the Referee team at this year’s SCC 7’s held at the Padang at the beginning of the month.  The tournament has continued to showcase some of the highest quality of sevens rugby...

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