Ben Cohen (rugby Union)

Ben Cohen (rugby Union)

Benjamin Christopher "Ben" Cohen, MBE (born 14 September 1978) is an activist and former England rugby union international player. He began his professional career with Northampton Saints in 1996; in 2007 he moved to France to represent Brive before returning to England two years later to join Sale Sharks. In May 2011, Cohen retired from professional rugby, and will focus on The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation he created to combat homophobia and bullying.

Read more about Ben Cohen (rugby Union):  Background, Northampton, Brive, Sale Sharks, Representative Career, The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, Status As A Gay Icon

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Ben Cohen (rugby Union) - Status As A Gay Icon
... Off the field he is considered a gay icon,and often speaks favourably of his gay following ... He ousted David Beckham as Gay Times'sports personality of the year in 2008,and came second as their sexiest man of the year ... Among other BenCohen merchandise,he has released calendars since 2009 in which he is often shirtless ...

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    History is a needle
    for putting men asleep
    anointed with the poison
    Of all they want to keep.
    —Leonard Cohen (b. 1934)