COMMENT:

The red card shown to Scott Barrett in Perth last month is haunting a number of international coaches.

There's more than a few worried that the World Cup is going to be needlessly ruined or turned upside down by a pool of referees many would see as the weakest in decades, who are led by a World Rugby officiating executive that has frankly lost the plot.

If there is one single decision that explains the universal nervousness and lack of faith in World Rugby's ability to ensure fair and consistent refereeing at this World Cup, it is surely the

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