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Africa Gold Cup week 6 referees appointment
By Eric Njiru | Tue 07 Aug, 2018 14:31

Sixth round of the Africa Gold Cup on Saturday August 11 sees Kenya and Uganda host North African sides Tunisia and Morocco respectively. 

Kenya versus Tunisia will be the early kick-off at 2pm in Nairobi officiated by French man Julien Castaignede with his assistants being Youness Marfoq of Morocco and Ivorian Ignace Ndri Kan. 

The Uganda-Morocco game will follow at 4pm, both matches LIVE on Kwese, with SARu referee Rasta Rasivhenge set to be the man at the centre. Kenya Cup referee Victor Oduor will be one of the assistants in Kampala with Zimbabwean Desmond McDonell set to be the other assistant. 

The 2018 Africa Gold Cup is doubling up as qualifier for 2019 Rugby World Cup to be held in Japan with the competition's winner getting the sole ticket as Africa 1.

Namibia leads the Africa Gold Cup with 20 points followed by Kenya who have 12 points. Uganda climbed to third with 5 points after last weekend's after their win over Tunisia who dropped to fourth with four points. Zimbabwe and Morocco are 5th and 6th with three points each. 

Runners-up, Africa 2, will head to global repechage in November for the last chance to qualify for the World Cup. They will play Canada, Germany and Hong Kong.

11 August 2018 Referee appointment 

Kenya v Tunisia -Julien Castaignede 2pm

AR1-  Youness Marfoq(Morocco)
AR2- Ignace Ndri Kan(Ivory Coast)
Citing- Mudiwa Mundawarara(Zimbabwe)
Judicial- Bongai Zamchyia(Zimbabwe)
Match Commisioner- Godwin Karuga(Kenya)

Uganda v Morocco -
Rasta Rasivhenge 4pm
AR1- Desmond McDonell(Zimbabwe)
AR2- Victor Oduor(Kenya)
Citing- Joseph Ingwe(Zambia)
Judicial- Patrick Bradshaw
Match Commissioner- Johnbosco Mwamba (RA)

Eric Njiru
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