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Gareth Thomas: 'Gay rumours really hurt'

Gareth Thomas

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Former Wales rugby international Gareth Thomas talks to three young gay Welsh men about the experience of hiding his sexuality, attitudes to homosexuality in rugby and how society treats gay sports stars.

On Wednesday 3 February 2010 at 1000GMT, Gareth's wife, Jemma, speaks to Victoria Derbyshire on BBC Radio 5 live about her experience. Find out more about the Victoria Derbyshire programme .

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