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Steve Thompson: 'I can't remember winning the world cup'.
London Irish fly-half Theo Brophy Clews forced to retire due to concussion
'I know lots of players in the same situation. There's been a failure in duty of care'
'It isn't the metal plates in my face that bother me, it's the unseen damage of concussion'
Jonathan Thomas: ‘I couldn’t remember lineout calls or even my role in the team’
Dylan Hartley’s shocking stories shine a light on realities of rugby
I fear for my son - he has suffered far too many concussions, says father of Irish legend Brian O'Driscoll
Rugby's concussion reviews are ‘not fit for purpose’, says brain expert
Woman who believes her son was killed by rugby
Moody: We used to treat concussion as a joke... now I worry about dementia
The longest goodbye...
Specialist believes Johnny Sexton has had 30 concussions
World Rugby issues response to concussion demands of new Progressive Rugby lobby group spearheaded by James Haskell
Haskell: Rugby must take stand over concussion
Rugby: New safety group demands action to fix 'broken' sport
James Haskell calls on rugby to stop ‘paying lip service’ in sport’s battle against concussion
Guardian Thursday Briefing
New group urges action on concussion in rugby
Progressive Rugby calls for action on concussion in rugby
Fourth rugby player dies in France in space of eight months after losing consciousness following tackle
Alix Popham: ‘We knew our bodies would be in bits. We had no clue our brains were'
Adam Hughes speaks of the ordeal of having two major trauma scars on his brain after retiring from the sport at 28
Bath prop Duncan Bell: My secret battle against the beast of depression away from the rugby field
Geoff Old: 'I'm scared where I'm heading'
Mark Reason: Sam Burgess' rage is a warning to reckless New Zealand rugby
Why I'm angry at the lack of leadership and guidance on concussion
George North would be told to retire were he an amateur, says Dr Barry O'Driscoll
Doctors twice sent Jamie Cudmore back on to the pitch after serious blows to the head... Now he and wife Jen are fighting for justice
Shontayne Hape: My battle with concussion
England’s Mike Brown admits he was tempted to lie over concussion
D'anciens joueurs et entraîneurs exigent une action de World Rugby au sujet des commotions
Progressive Rugby group urges action on concussion
Former Rugby Internationals James Haskell and Jamie Cudmore Say the Game Faces Extinction If It Doesn't Reform
New lobby group wants urgent reform on player safety
Rugby union warned to act or face "extinction within a couple of generations"
James Haskell and Jamie Cudmore launch Progressive Rugby lobby group
'He'd wander and be lost. No control over finances, no control over anything'
Coroner finds concussion caused ex-player's death
Scotland and Lions rugby star Roy Laidlaw reveals dementia battle
Effects of concussion see former Rotherham Titans flanker Neil Spence add name to lawsuit against World Rugby and RFU
LEWIS MOODY: Concussion was seen as one of those things you could shake off in rugby
Joost van der Westhuizen, South Africa rugby legend, dies aged 45 after seven-year battle with motor neurone disease
Scottish rugby great Roy Laidlaw opens up on his Alzheimer’s diagnosis
Rugby's concussion tests are 'laughable', claims England star Corbisiero
Wife of former All Black Norm Maxwell opens up on witnessing effects of concussion
Restart Rugby: Concussion expert addresses RPA Players’ Board
New lobby group confronts World Rugby over player welfare
D’Anciens joueurs et exigent une action de World Rugby
New safety group demands action to fix 'broken' sport
Concussion in sport: James Haskell, involved in Progressive Rugby group, urges World Rugby to tackle brain trauma
James Haskell & Jamie Cudmore launch new lobby group for player safety
Concussion in rugby: 'We can do much, much more and paying lip-service to it has to stop now'
Progressive Rugby calls for action on concussion in rugby