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‘We’re not nothing, we’re normal’: be inspired by these disabled men

This is how the Chris Burger/Petro Jackson Players' Fund has helped rugby players conquer their injuries

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Amos Mzimeli still remembers the hellish trip to seek medical help after breaking his neck in a club match in the rural Eastern Cape in 1990.

As captain of the Moonlight team, he decided to run the ball instead of kicking after they had been awarded a penalty.

Mzimeli, then 18, took the tap himself and charged at the opposition. As he braced for impact he lost his footing and crashed headfirst into the waiting opponent, breaking his neck and falling to the ground...

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