19 May, 11:13
There are six uncapped players in the Ireland squad for the summer tour to North America that was named this morning. An Emerging Ireland squad has also been selected for the Tblisi Cup in Georgia.
A member of the Leinster Branch of Referees, he took charge of the Leicester Tigers v Llanelli Scarlets Heineken Cup semi-final twelve months ago.
Meanwhile, Welshman Nigel Owens will be the man in the middle for Munster's Heineken Cup semi-final clash with Saracens at the Ricoh Arena on Sunday, April 27 (kick-off 3pm).
It will be Owens' first time to referee a Heineken Cup semi-final. He was also in charge for Munster's quarter-final win over Gloucester at Kingsholm on April 5.
2007/08 HEINEKEN CUP SEMI-FINALS:
Saturday, April 26 -
LONDON IRISH v TOULOUSE, Twickenham, 3pm; Referee: Alain Rolland (Ireland); TV Coverage: Sky Sports/FR2/Sky Italia
Sunday, April 27 -
SARACENS v MUNSTER, Ricoh Arena, 3pm; Referee: Nigel Owens (Wales); TV Coverage: Sky Sports/Canal+ Sport/Sky Italia/RTE (highlights)
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