Shattered Farrell blames poor start for England loss

2019-11-02 14:25

England captain Owen Farrell blamed a sluggish start as his team crashed to a 20-point defeat to South Africa in the Rugby World Cup final on Saturday.

Heartwarming story behind Owen Farrell’s 'JJ' gesture

2019-10-31 13:59

Ever noticed England's Owen Farrell doing his trademark locked finger 'JJ' gesture after every successful shot at goal or try scored - and wondered why?

Pumas bad boy Lavanini gets 4-match ban for Farrell tackle

2019-10-07 09:44

Argentina lock Tomas Lavanini has been slapped with a four-match ban for a high tackle on England captain Owen Farrell.

England 'spurred' by 2015 World Cup flop, says Farrell

2019-09-14 15:05

England captain Owen Farrell said that memories of the team's horror World Cup four years ago will be a driving force as they seek redemption.

George glad 'genius' Farrell leading England

2019-02-12 14:48

England captain Owen Farrell is a rugby "genius" whose game is thriving with the extra responsibility of leadership, according to team-mate Jamie George.

Injured skipper Farrell expects to face Ireland

2019-01-23 13:59

England captain Owen Farrell is optimistic he will be fit in time to face Ireland in the teams' Six Nations opener at Dublin's Lansdowne Road on February 2.

Eddie Jones: Ireland the best team in the world

2019-01-17 14:37

England coach Eddie Jones says Ireland - and not New Zealand - are currently the best team in world rugby.

Gardner admits he got Farrell call wrong in Bok Test

2018-11-28 06:48

Australian referee Angus Gardner has admitted that he should have penalised England’s Owen Farrell for a controversial tackle on Andre Esterhuizen.

All Blacks stage brilliant fightback to beat England

2018-11-10 19:16

World champions New Zealand came from 15-0 down to beat England 16-15 in a thrilling November Test at a rainswept Twickenham.

Boks are taking things too far with 'Farrell tackle'

2018-11-07 09:12

The Springboks need to let go of the rough decision they got at the end of their clash against England on Saturday, writes Lloyd Burnard.


Owen Farrell, from hothead to England's assured leader

2019-10-31 16:13

If ever a man was destined to captain a team, it surely was Owen Farrell who will lead out England in the Rugby World Cup final against South Africa.

England v Australia RWC quarter-final match-ups

2019-10-17 12:40

Three head-to-heads for the Rugby World Cup quarter-final between England and Australia in Oita.

England's Farrell changes tackle technique

2019-09-16 18:25

England captain Owen Farrell has been forced to change his tackling technique ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Jones says skipper Farrell 'lost his edge' in Scotland thriller

2019-03-17 18:04

Eddie Jones has said he took the unusual decision to replace Owen Farrell against Scotland because the England captain had "lost his "edge".

'Hothead' England captain Farrell weak link - Stringer

2019-01-29 16:20

Peter Stringer has said Ireland will look to get under the skin of England captain Owen Farrell when the teams meet in their Six Nations clash.

Farrell injury blights England's Six Nations build-up

2019-01-19 15:53

England captain Owen Farrell has suffered a thumb injury which could rule the flyhalf out of his side's Six Nations opener away to Ireland in a fortnight.

Ireland legend warns Farrell over tackle technique

2018-12-04 10:52

Legendary former Ireland centre Brian O'Driscoll has warned England flyhalf Owen Farrell to clean up his tackle technique.

Eddie Jones defends Owen Farrell tackle

2018-11-26 13:12

England coach Eddie Jones has defended star playmaker Owen Farrell over his controversial tackle technique following the victory over Australia.

Farrell: 'I want to play within the rules'

2018-11-10 08:43

Owen Farrell has insisted he has no intention of pushing the rules to breaking point as he prepares to lead England against New Zealand.

Call for World Rugby to issue statement on Farrell tackle

2018-11-06 19:31

Former England flyhalf Andy Goode has called on World Rugby to make a statement regarding the controversial incident at Twickenham.

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