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Thursday Aug 30, 2018

Sam Warburton opens up on fascinating aspects of premature retirement

Recently retired Sam Warburton has spoken about the huge shift in his life, after having had to give up playing the game aged just 29-years-old due to injury. He now joins the BT Sport Rugby Tonight crew, and last night in the season opener, spoke about hanging up his boots.

He touches on how much weight he’s lost since stopping, where his priorities now lie and how many matches per year is optimal to ensure player welfare.

He also opened up about the void in his WhatsApp notifications.

MUST WATCH: So How Good Was Sam Warburton? Analysis reveals all

credit: bt sport

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