The Changleng twins, Malcolm and David, will make it a Scottish family double in the semi-finals of the Parker Pen Shield when they step-up to the knock-out phase for the first time.
Malcolm will be in charge of the first-leg of the Italian shoot-out between Rugby Parma and Viadana on Saturday, 10 April (kick-off 3.00pm), while his identical twin David will control the second leg of the other semi-final between Leonessa and Montpellier on Saturday, 24 April (kick-off 3.00pm local time).
England's Sean Davey and France's Christophe Berdos will take charge of
the other games.
PARKER PEN SHIELD SEMI-FINAL REFEREES
FRIDAY, 9 April - Kick-Off 7.30pm
Montpellier v Leonessa - Sean Davey (England)
SATURDAY, 10 April - Kick-Off 3.00pm
Rugby Parma v Viadana - Malcolm Changleng
SATURDAY 24 April - Kick-Off 3.00pm
Leonessa v Montpellier - David Changleng (Scotland)
SATURDAY 25 April - Kick-Off 3.05pm
Viadana v Rugby Parma - Christophe Berdos
As part of the build-up to next month's Cardiff 2014 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup finals weekend, ERC has joined forces with the WRU, Cardiff Blues and adidas to develop an annual grassroots community rugby programme targeting young players.
The Ulster Rugby full back, Jared Payne (No 15), has been suspended for two (2) weeks following an independent Disciplinary Hearing in Dublin arising from the Heineken Cup quarter-final match against Saracens at Ravenhill Stadium on Saturday, 5 April.