Owen Farrell

Lionhearted Saracens won’t buckle after going for so long without a break, says Wyles

LONG-SERVING Saracens wing Chris Wyles is confident that the club’s large Lions contingent will not suffer from a post-tour hangover and..

July 13, 2017

Review: Slow start saw Lions move from strength to strength before springing into life

Match 1, June 3: Provincial Barbarians 7 British and Irish Lions 13 Okara Park, Whangarei, 19,951 Barely 72 hours off the plane with some..

July 12, 2017

Lions sweat on Owen Farrell’s fitness ahead of Test series

OWEN FARRELL faces a race against time to be fit for the British and Irish Lions’ first Test against New Zealand after suffering a..

June 15, 2017

Nick Cain: Farrell has become Mr VIP for the Lions

Owen Farrell is the embodiment of the ‘all for one, one for all’ ethos that is the foundation for winning Lions tours, and also for..

June 14, 2017

Jones captain and Farrell at fly-half for Lions

Alun Wyn Jones will lead the British & Irish Lions into their third Tour match against the Crusaders at on Saturday. Wales skipper..

June 8, 2017

Farrell is Lions’ key man, not Sexton

Permutations for the Lions back line are pretty extensive but Owen Farrell must be given a jersey regardless of the number, says Will..

June 2, 2017

Te’o warns Farrell: I’m aiming to be a starter

Ben Te’o has warned fellow British & Lions No.12 hopefuls Owen Farrell and Robbie Henshaw he aims to be a starter during the..

May 10, 2017

All-rounder Farrell reminds McCaw of legend Carter

Richie McCaw believes Owen Farrell is turning into a Northern Hemisphere version of Dan Carter. McCaw, a double World Cup-winning captain,..

April 20, 2017

Evans: These backs can test my All Blacks

Harlequins fly-half Nick Evans never bets against the All Blacks, but the Kiwi strategist reckons he can name a British & Irish Lions..

April 14, 2017

Farrell would make a great leader of Lions says Mako

Mako Vunipola reckons ‘world-class’  Owen Farrell would make a fantastic job of captaining the British & Irish Lions in New..

March 31, 2017