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posted Friday, November 4, 2011 - Volume 39 Issue 44

Burly rugby player has a stroke after freak gym accident wakes up gay and becomes a hairdresser
Chris Birch loses eight stone and transforms himself from skinhead to 'preened man'

He gives up job in bank and retrains as a hairdresser

By Claire Bates

A 19st rugby player suffered a stroke while training - and discovered when he woke up that he was gay.

Chris Birch, 26, had proposed to his girlfriend and worked in a bank when he suffered a freak accident in the gym.

The rugby-loving Welshman was trying to impress his friends with a back flip but broke his neck and suffered a stroke.

full story:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2058921/19st-rugby-player-Chris-Birch-stroke-gym-accident-wakes-gay.html


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