Silverwood to referee Super League Grand Final
Richard Silverwood has been appointed as referee for the 2013 Super League Grand final between Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors at Old Trafford on Saturday (6.00pm).
Silverwood will be taking charge of his second successive Grand Final, after refereeing last year’s event which saw Leeds Rhinos defeat Warrington 26-18.
He was also in charge for the 2012 Challenge Cup final at Wembley.
Silverwood will be joined by touch-judges Robert Hicks and James Child, whilst Ben Thaler will be video referee.
The Match Commissioner will be Peter Taberner whilst the reserve referee is Phil Bentham and the reserve touch-judge Clint Sharrad.
The 2013 Super League Grand Final takes place at Old Trafford, Manchester, on Saturday October 5 (6.00pm) when tickets cost from just £20. Family tickets giving entry to two adults and two children are also available for £70 and can be purchased by visiting www.rugbyleaguetickets.co.uk or calling 0844 856 1113.