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Retired British professional rugby player Ben Cohen has
been deaf all his life, but always functioned as a
hearing person.

A British financial magazine said that his net worth
is £4.5 million equivialent to $6,011,000 in USA
dollars).

He played his first professional rugby game at the
age of 17. He later represented England in the
Six Nationa championship matches and was a member
of the 2003 team that won the Rugby World Cup.

A year later, he was knighted by Queen Elizabeth.

He had been playing professionally for a number of
years with different teams in Great Britain
and France before retiring for good five years ago.

All in all, he is the 10th leading British scorer
during these international matches.

He is currently representing Nike in public
appearances.