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Kiwi rugby referee comes under fire for appearing to CELEBRATE a Fiji try during World Cup clash with Australia New Zealand referee Ben O'Keeffe appeared to congratulate a Fijian player He was seen appearing to 'low five' Fiji fullback Kini Murimurivalu after a try Football fans were divided on the issue, with some claiming it was a 'bad look'

By Charlotte Karp For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 02:28 BST, 23 September 2019 | Updated: 02:28 BST, 23 September 2019

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A New Zealand rugby referee has come under fire after appearing to congratulate a Fijian player after his team scored a try during a World Cup clash with Australia. 

Kiwi referee Ben O’Keeffe was caught on camera seemingly giving a 'low five' to Fijian fullback Kini Murimurivalu after his team edged ahead 21-12.

The controversial moment came after Fijian winger Waisea Nayacalevu crossed the line in front of a packed crowd in Sapporo, Japan, on Saturday. 

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