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Barassi opens up on health

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Castlemaine born footy great Ron Barassi says the toll of decades of hard knocks to his head has played havoc wIth his memory

The now-84 year old says he credits his style of play and bravado to regular memory lapses. 

Barassi says he grew up in an era where you didn't complain about concussion, because you were seen as being soft

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