BBC Sport - Referee Owens gives talk on depression
Referee Owens gives talk on depression
- From the section Irish Rugby
Welsh referee Nigel Owens discusses his fight with depression and suicide attempt with an audience in Londonderry.
The international official, who came out as gay in 2007, was rushed to hospital after taking an overdose of sleeping pills.
Owens said the rugby community was crucial in helping him to recover.