Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) has expressed its shock and sadness at the passing on Thursday of Duif du Toit, one of South Africa’s outstanding sports
photographers, after a short illness.
been a legendary figure on the touchlines and boundary ropes of South African
sport throughout the post-isolation period,” commented CSA Chief Executive,
“He was a consummate professional and the quality of his work
measured up to the best international standards.
our Proteas in action both at home and abroad and our players, who had the
greatest respect for him, valued his friendship, not to mention the wonderful
images he captured of their careers. Many of these will feature in the
collectors’ item book of South African cricket that we will be bringing out
next year to commemorate CSA’s 25th anniversary.
of CSA I extend our deepest sympathy to his family, his friends and his
colleagues in the sports photographic industry.”