198 Foreign Referees and Judges in PON 2016

Roni Kurniawan    •    13 September 2016 23:07 WIB
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198 Foreign Referees and Judges in PON 2016
Illustration (Photo: Antara/Yudhi Mahatma)

Metrotvnews.comm, Bandung: As many as 2,307 referees and judges will take part in the 19th National Games (PON 2016) in West Java. 198 of them are foreign nationals.

"Every sport will have at least one foreign referee," PON 2016 organizing committee official Yudha Saputra said here on Tuesday (9/13/2016).

"We hope they can be fair and professional," he continued.

Yudha explained the foreign referees and judges are from European and Asian countries. They have national and international certificates.

"We will fulfill their accommodations," he concluded.


(WAH)