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Wales prop Thomas retires after heart attack

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Former Wales prop Rhys Thomas has retired from rugby with immediate effect after suffering a heart attack in January, it was confirmed on Friday. 

Former Wales prop Rhys Thomas (pictured in 2007) has retired from rugby with immediate effect after suffering a heart attack in January, it was confirmed.

The 29-year-old Scarlets prop, who won the last of his seven caps for Wales in a match against South Africa in 2008, suffered the heart attack during a gym session.

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