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Goodes to retire from rugby

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Hurricanes and Wellington prop Reggie Goodes has retired from all rugby because of a series of concussions.

The 26-year-old, who hasn't played since suffering a head knock during a pre-season match in February last year — his third concussion in as many years - pulled the pin on his career after taking medical advice.

"I would have dearly loved to continue playing rugby, but there are more important things in life than sport and I have decided to put my family first and hang up my boots," Goodes said in a statement.








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