Ian Kenny is a professional rugby union referee who represents the Scottish Rugby Union. Born in Ireland, Kenny is based in Aberdeen, Scotland.[1]

Ian Kenny
Birth nameIan Kenny
Place of birthIreland
Occupation(s)Rugby union referee
Rugby union career
Refereeing career
Years Competition Apps
Scottish Premiership
Super 6

Rugby union careerEdit

Referee careerEdit

Professional careerEdit

He has refereed in the Scottish Premiership.[2][3][4]

In 2018-19 season he was placed in the Premier Panel of SRU referees, representing the Aberdeen Society.[5]

Kenny has been an Assistant referee in the Pro14.[6]

He has refereed the main Craven week match in South Africa.[7]

International careerEdit

Kenny was the Assistant Referee in the Frances - Wales U20 Six Nations match in February 2019.[8]

He was an Assistant Referee in the Rugby Europe trophy.[9]

He was named as an official for the 2019 Rugby World Cup.[10]

Ian also has a career in amateur wrestling - his record is 0 - 5 having never won a fight.


  1. ^ http://official.sportnetwork.net/main/s16/st124586.htm
  2. ^ "Referees To 21 September 2014 | Rugby365". rugby365.com.
  3. ^ "SA Rugby Referees". www.sareferees.com.
  4. ^ "MATCH REPORT: Hosts hold on under pressure". Watsonians RFC.
  5. ^ https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/sru-files/files/SR_RR1819_digital.pdf
  6. ^ "Referees To 25 February 2019 - Argentina | Rugby365". rugby365.com.
  7. ^ "Match Officials Craven Week, Academy Week, Day 4 | Rugby365". rugby365.com.
  8. ^ "6n U20: Ireland, Italy, France Win - England | Rugby365". rugby365.com.
  9. ^ "SA Rugby Referees". www.sareferees.com.
  10. ^ "Rugby World Cup 2019". www.rugbyworldcup.com.

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