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VIDEO: Former Wales rugby star Gareth Thomas reveals HIV diagnosis


Former Wales rugby captain Gareth Thomas has revealed that he has been living with HIV, and that he has previously been blackmailed by people threatening to make the story public.

Mr Thomas, who came out as gay in 2009, is thought to be the first UK sportsman to go public about living with the virus, and has revealed that he was driven to suicidal thoughts as a result of his diagnosis.

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