James Haskell


Rugby legend James Haskell to talk about his career, the mental challenges of the game and England’s chances in the forthcoming world cup - 16 September  

The former England and British and Irish Lions player, James Haskell will talk about his career, the mental challenges of the game and England’s chances in the forthcoming world cup – Monday16th September at the Bluebird in London.

James played in 77 international matches for England’s first team and 22 for the B team, or England Saxons. In 2015 he joined Stuart Lancaster’s world cup team and was named as the 'man of the series' during England's 3-0 series victory over Australia the following year.In 2017, he was part of the British and Irish Lion’s tour of New Zealand which saw the series drawn in a thrilling final game in Auckland.

James also had a distinguished club career, clocking up 268 first team games, including nearly 200 appearances for Wasps.

He will be joined by former England and Kent cricketer Chris Cowdrey who will compere the evening.

Following the talk, there will be an opportunity for questions and photos with James and Chris. 

Date: Monday 16th September 2019 

Timings: 6.00pm Networking, canapes and welcome drink. The talk will start at 6.45pm followed by questions. 

Place:  Bluebird Chelsea, 350 King's Road, Chelsea, London SW3 5UU

Tickets: Must be purchased in advance as space is limited. Tickets can be purchased by clicking here.


Notes to editors

CowCorner Events was launched in June 2018, by former Kent cricketer, Fabian Cowdrey. His vision is to provide sports fans with the opportunity to meet their heroes and heroines at exclusive and intimate events. Previous speakers included: Sir Garfield Sobers, David Gower, Graham Gooch,  Marcus Trescothickand rugby’s Chris Robshaw.


The event will be live-tweeted by @CowCornerEvents  using #metmyhero and #betweentheears 

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