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Rugby: Ex-Wallabies Palmer humbled by support after coming out as gay

Rugby: Ex-Wallabies Palmer humbled by support after coming out as gay

(Reuters) – One-test Australia prop Dan Palmer said he was humbled by the support he had received after becoming the first Wallabies player to come out as gay. Palmer, in a column for the Sydney Morning Herald last month, wrote of mental health issues and drug problems while coming to terms with his sexuality, triggering […]

Australia: Rugby star Palmer comes out as gay

Australia: Rugby star Palmer comes out as gay

(Reuters) – One-test Australia prop, Dan Palmer, has become the first Wallabies’ player to come out as gay, writing in a newspaper column on Friday of mental health issues, and drug problems, while coming to terms with his sexuality. The 32-year-old wrote in the Sydney Morning Herald of the anguish of “living the dream” as […]