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Every tackle is like a 30mph car crash – Sculthorpe

Danny Sculthorpe says that painkillers were part of his daily routine as a rugby player.

Sculthorpe had a career in Super League with Wigan, Castleford, Wakefield and Huddersfield, but it was interspersed with serious injury.

The 37-year-old describes every tackle like a car crash, and says: "Try and do 50 collisions, your body is going to be in bits."

This clip was first broadcast on BBC Radio 5 live Sport on Tuesday, 30 May. Audio from a File on Four investigation.

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