Honest, brave but still too alone, rugby king of one-liners carves path for gay sports | Fox News

February 13, 2015 1:15 PM

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Honest, brave but still too alone, rugby king of one-liners carves path for gay sports | Fox News

FILE - This Saturday Feb. 7, 2015, file photo shows referee Nigel Owens looking around during a Six-Nations rugby union international match between France and Scotland at the Stade de France stadium in Saint Denis, outside Paris, France. For Nigel Owens, it is no real surprise that so few others in professional sports have followed his lead and come out as gay. Society is ready to accept gay footballers and rugby players, but the athletes themselves are not, the rugby referee extraordinaire says in an Associated Press interview. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File) (The Associated Press)

FILE - This Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, file photo shows referee Nigel Owens of Wales, left, showing a yellow card to New Zealand's Ben Franks, foreground, as South Africa's captain Jean de Villiers, right, looks on during their Rugby Championship match at Ellis Park Stadium in Johannesburg, South Afric...

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