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Britain’s only deaf referee loves his job… because he can’t hear abuse from fans

Posted by 4starshost.com on January 19, 2013

Britain’s only deaf referee told yesterdayhow officiating rugby matches is a stroll in the park – because he can’t hear abuse from furious fans and managers. Danny Shepherd, 49, has never let his disability get in the way of his passion for sport.

 

Britain’s only deaf referee Danny Shepherd in action

 

Read more: http://swns.com/news/britains-deaf-referee-loves-job-hear-abuse-fans-30291/

 

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