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7-a-side may be safer rugby option for kids

Rugby Australia is reviewing safety measures after four young players in the GPS competition suffered serious neck and spinal injuries in recent weeks.

It comes at a time when more and more parents are deciding not to let their kids play rugby because of the perceived dangers.

Perry Cross was left a quadriplegic 20 years after an on-field accident during a GPS game and he tells Mark the answer may lie in a 7-a-side rugby comp for juniors.

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