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Mike Dean

Mike Dean About Soccer referee who was appointed to the English Premier League in 2000. Other Informations He began his refereeing career in 1985, and became an assistant referee in The Football League in 1995. While refereeing a match between Swansea City and Cardiff City on April 5, 2009, he was struck in the forehead …

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Joe Crawford

Joe Crawford About NBA referee who began his career in the league in 1977. In 2005 he became just the sixth referee to officiate more than two thousand games. Other Informations He officiated Pennsylvania high school games from 1970-1977. He was suspended for the 2007 Finals after an inappropriate ejection of Spurs star Tim Duncan, …

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Herb Dean

Herb Dean About MMA fighter-turned-referee widely regarded as one of the best in the UFC. He was named Referee of the Year at the World MMA Awards every year from 2010-2012. Other Informations He was originally an MMA fighter who went 2-3 during his short-lived career. He is widely credited with saving fighter Tim Sylvia’s …

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Mario Yamasaki

Mario Yamasaki About Best known as a referee in Ultimate Fighting Championship, he is the founder and chief instructor of the Yamasaki Academy. Other Informations He was a jiu jitsu fighter who trained under 5th degree black belt, Marcelo Behring. He is a refereeing veteran of over 400 fights including those in organizations like UFC, …

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Pierluigi Collina

Pierluigi Collina About Retired soccer referee who became the Head of Referees for the Football Federation of Ukraine in 2010.. He was one of the most highly thought-of referees of his era, winning FIFA’s Best Referee of the Year award six straight years. Other Informations He graduated from the University of Bologna with a degree …

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Howard Webb

Howard Webb About English soccer referee considered one of the best in the sport’s history. Other Informations He started his career as an assistant referee at age twenty-two. He refereed some of soccer’s most important matches, including the 2010 FIFA World Cup Final. He had three children, Holly, Jack and Lucy, with his wife Kay …

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Mills Lane

Mills Lane About International Boxing Hall of Famer who refereed fights like the infamous ‘Bite Fight’ between Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield. He was famous for his catchphrase ‘let’s get it on,’ which was used on MTV’s Celebrity Deathmatch, and presided over the court television show Judge Mills Lane in the late 90’s and early …

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Nick Hamilton

Nick Hamilton About Wrestling referee known by his ring name, Nick Patrick; reffed WCW and WWE matches, and served as the nWo’s official ref. Other Informations He wanted to be a wrestler when he was a child, but an injury forced him away from it, so he pursued refereeing, so that he could stay a …

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Tommy Young

Tommy Young About Wrestling referee best known to wrestling fans for his years with Jim Crockett Promotions and the National Wrestling Alliance. He was named Referee of the Year five times from 1981 to 1986. Other Informations He refereed his first match in 1973. He suffered a back injury while refereeing a November 1989 match …

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Karolina Bojar

Karolina Bojar About Polish football referee and law student who is known for sharing both modeling driven content and football related photos through her Instagram where she has over¬†160,000 followers. She is also known for studying Sports & Intellectual Property Law at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow.¬† Other Informations She started her career as a …

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Jason Ayers

Jason Ayers About Famous as a professional referee for World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., he is particularly known for his association with WWE’s NXT developmental unit. Before signing with WWE, he refereed for Ring of Honor, Dragon Gate USA, and Evolve. Other Informations Early in his career, he refereed a match between famous Ring of Honor …

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John McCarthy

John McCarthy About Mixed martial arts referee known as “Big” John McCarthy who helped write what would become the official rulebook for sanctioned MMA fights. He’s primarily worked for the UFC, but is also licensed to officiate boxing matches. Other Informations He started working as an officer in the LAPD in 1985. His experience as …