Corrie Sanders ‘died a hero’
Johannesburg - The ex-wife of shot SA boxing
champion Corrie Sanders saw him being shot by robbers and described the night
to Eyewitness News.
Sanders said robbers came into the Thatch Haven restaurant in Brits on Saturday
night and started kicking and slapping people.
her ex were attending the 21st birthday party of a nephew.
emotional when she told how Corrie dove to protect his daughter when shots were
“I think he
died a hero. He was just protecting his girl because they were shooting.”
shot twice, in the arm and stomach.
News of his
death has shocked the country and tributes and condolences have been streaming