Colin Farrell (rugby player)

Colin Paul Farrell (born 19 March 1956) is a former New Zealand rugby union player. A fullback, Farrell represented Auckland at a provincial level. He played two test matches for the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, in 1977 against the touring British Lions side.[1]

Colin Farrell
Birth nameColin Paul Farrell
Date of birth (1956-03-19) 19 March 1956 (age 64)
Place of birthAuckland, New Zealand
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight76 kg (12 st 0 lb)
SchoolSt Paul's College
Rugby union career
Position(s) Fullback
All Black No. 773
Provincial / State sides
Years Team Apps (Points)
1974–81 Auckland 77 ()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1977 New Zealand 2 (0)


  1. ^ Knight, Lindsay. "Colin Farrell". New Zealand Rugby Union. Retrieved 19 March 2016.