He said he still loved his estranged wife, who he describes as "the nicest person in the world". Wales Rugby Team Sean Holley was once tipped for Wales but people always lose faith and give up on Welsh coaches like him. Kenneth Macharia was one such person, arriving legally in under a student visa, studying as an engineer and being granted a work visa in due course. Start your free trial. Welsh rugby Referee Nigel Owens came out in It had come as a major surprise to all in Welsh rugby when Thomas' chose not to come out in his autobiography Alfie.
Thomas's decision to come out as a gay man is unusual but not unprecedented.
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Thomas, capped times by Wales, has enjoyed a colourful playing career which began with at his home-town club of Bridgend, took him to Cardiff and then back to the Brewery Field with the Celtic Warriors. This page was last edited on 4 Februaryat Retrieved 9 January Michael Owen captained the Lions in the first tour game, the test vs. Now it's time to tell the world the truth — I'm gay ' ". Thomas started his career at Pencoed RFC at youth level before starting his first class career at Bridgend.
Teddy Morgan Note 3 David Bedell-Sivright was injured during the first test. The team quickly worked together to fight his immediate removal from the country. Thomas, a former Wales captain, acknowledged his sexuality to his wife in the summer and has admitted that his marriage started to fall apart before problems came to a head in November of that year following a Wales international match in Cardiff when he broke down in tears in the changing room at the Millennium Stadium. Mark Morrison Jun-Jul Welsh Rugby Union The slow, painful demise of the Welsh rugby coach and the one man who's now left standing.