Official Referee


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Official Referee

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(Law) law (in England) a circuit judge attached to the High Court who is empowered to try certain cases, esp where a detailed examination of accounts or other documents is involved
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You need to let the official referee the game the way he sees it and he has his assistant there too to help him.
Day one has shaken up the anticipated outcome of the qualifying draw, as results have defied expectations," said International Olympic Committee-certified official referee Avantha Suranimala of Sri Lanka.
Summary: Uefa are waiting on official referee reports before deciding whether to take action over Chelsea fans' chants about Anton Ferdinand.
WHISTLE HAPPY AN official referee officiated at each of the 50 Daily Mirror Lisburn Junior Invitational League matches on Saturday.
Noel Fernandes was the official referee for the finals.
Referees have the power to call a game off due to adverse weather or pitch conditions but we need to address the situation where there is no official referee (as in these local youth games), and who then has the power to call off a game.
Prior to last week's Football Association of Wales meeting any official referee, who stepped up to officiate a Welsh Premier, Welsh League, Welsh Cup or Welsh Youth League fixture had no Public Liability Insurance cover.
If you can get an official referee and medical cover on stand by, what is the problem?
There was no official referee appointed by an official body and his match report was submitted on unofficial paper,'' Meagher insisted.
However when the official referee didn't show up and a PSNI player volunteered to take control of the whistle, matters went somewhat offside - if you'll pardon the pun.
The absence of an official referee meant the Port Sunlight v Christleton match had to be turned into a friendly, taken by Sunlight 20-12 thanks to four touchdowns through Jim Roberts, Chris Lister, Dan Bonner and Ross Lewis.
With the official referee lying outside the ring after being slammed against a turnbuckle, Austin pinned Michaels.