Roger Quittenton
Full name Roger C. Quittenton
Born February 14, 1940, Surrey
Current age 81 years 224 days
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Quittenton refereed 20 Test matches during his career, including games at the inaugural Rugby World Cup in New Zealand in 1987. As with many officials, his career was marked by a high-profile event, namely the awarding of the winning penalty to New Zealand as they beat Wales 12-10 in Cardiff in 1978. All Blacks lock Andy Haden dived from the line in an attempt to con the official and while Quittenton actually penalised Wales' Geoff Wheel for a push on Frank Oliver, the moment has become infamous.

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