BBC Sport - How Joy Neville became the World Rugby Referee of the Year
Neville's journey to become first female Pro14 referee
- From the section Rugby Union
Limerick referee Joy Neville tells BBC Sport of her journey to the top level of rugby union refereeing.
Neville, a former Irish rugby international, will also become the first woman to referee a Pro14 game when she takes charge of the Ulster and Southern Kings game on Friday.
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