7 Jun, 15:39
ERC can confirm that the Federation Française de Rugby (FFR) has withdrawn its application to host the 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals, due to the ongoing uncertainty regarding the availability of the Stade de France.
Lewis (Ireland) will control the Sunday showdown between Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque and Sale Sharks while Jutge (France) will be in the middle for the all-England quarter-final between Leicester Tigers and Bath Rugby at The Walkers Stadium.
English official Dave Pearson will take charge of his first tournament quarter-final when he referees the clash between reigning champions Toulouse and Leinster at Le Stadium on Saturday, 1 April.
Welsh official Nigel Whitehouse will control his fourth Heineken Cup quarter-final when he takes charge of the match between Munster and Perpignan at Lansdowne Road.
HEINEKEN CUP 2005 / 2006 QUARTER-FINALS
(All kick-offs LOCAL times)
SATURDAY 1 APRIL
12.30 Leicester Tigers v Bath Rugby Joel Jutge (F) (Sky Sports/Sport+)
16.00 Toulouse v Leinster Dave Pearson (E) (FR2/RTE/Sky Sports)
17.30 Munster v Perpignan Nigel Whitehouse (W) (RTE/Sky Sports/Sport+)
SUNDAY 2 APRIL
18.00 Biarritz Olympique v Sale Sharks Alan Lewis (I) (Sport+ / Sky Sports)