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Wasps have also signed All Black stand off Lima Sopoaga for next season as their first choice number 10 meaning Cipriani is likely to be off at the end of the season.
A MAN who prompted a stand off with police when he climbed on top of a bus shelter was yesterday talked to safety.
But the 27-year-old proved he was still conscious by squeezing his dad's hand during the stand off.