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Ouch! Wales captain Sam Warburton dislocates finger, tweets graphic pic

The Cardiff Blues star sustained the injury during their defeat to Sale Sharks this afternoon.

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WALES SKIPPER SAM WARBURTON lasted just five minutes of today’s Heineken Cup clash between Cardiff Blues and Sale Sharks before being withdrawn with a hand injury.

It transpired that the flanker had suffered a dislocated finger and he was taken from the City of Salford Stadium to a nearby hospital for treatment, where he tweeted this picture, along with: ”Sitting in A and E waiting to get my finger pop back in, hurry up!!”

Warren Gatland won’t be best pleased to hear about the injury with the autumn internationals around the corner.

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