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Pic shows: David Ribchester arrives at the Old Bailey today where he was facing a prison term.<br />
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David Ribchester, of Washington, was  faced jail after he pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey to fraud by false representation<br />
A sportsman who tried to claim nearly £1m for a work-related accident was caught out when investigators filmed him playing rugby.<br />
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Refrigeration engineer David Ribchester told specialists that he was no longer able to take part in the sport, play the drums for his band or even carry his infant daughter, a court heard.<br />
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But, insurance investigators filmed the 31-year-old training at a local rugby club and driving himself around.<br />
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Ribchester, of the John F Kennedy estate, Washington, was told he faced jail after he pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey yesterday to fraud by false representation.<br />
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Pic by Gavin Rodgers/Pixel 8000 Ltd
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