Gordon D’Arcy: My dementia fears for the future after rugby and the damage done

In early 2000s nothing was more important than playing on after receiving a heavy blow. Nothing

D’Arcy goes off with an injury to the head in 2012. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

D’Arcy goes off with an injury to the head in 2012. Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

I forgot my phone number recently and panicked. I doubt it was what I fear the most but a shiver went down my spine.

Eventually the 10 digits came back to me.

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