Former Springboks player James Small has died

JOHANNESBURG - Former Springbok wing, James Small has died.

eNCA understands the 50-year-old former player passed away earlier on Wednesday, while en route to visit his daughter. 

The former winger is believed to have suffered a heart attack.

File: South Africa's Springboks James Small evades a tackle while he clutches the ball during the Tri-Nations test in Pretoria 23 August. Australia suffered a 61-22 defeat.

File: South Africa's Springboks James Small evades a tackle while he clutches the ball during the Tri-Nations test in Pretoria 23 August. Australia suffered a 61-22 defeat.

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Small represented the Springboks between 1992 and 1997.

He was also part of the iconic 1995 Rugby World Cup-winning Springbok team.

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eNCA