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# gentle giant

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'A hero, a gentle giant, a rock, an idol... you will never be forgotten'
'For Jared Payne, it was 10 times harder than for me' - France's gigantic Atonio
Giant robot bear nurse part of 'new approach' to elderly care (no, really)
Poll: Should Ireland call up Tom Court for the Six Nations?