Gavin Henson and Phil Vickery among over 200 ex-rugby stars taking legal action over brain injuries

Sky News Friday, 1 December 2023
England's World Cup winner Phil Vickery and former Welsh fly-half Gavin Henson are among more than 200 retired rugby players suing three of the sport's governing bodies over neurological injuries, it has emerged.

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