Cape Town - Former Springbok wing Chester Williams passed away on Friday at the age of 49.

Williams was a member of the 1995 Rugby World Cup-winning squad and played 27 Tests for South Africa between 1993 and 2000.

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Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Chester Williams (Gallo)

Chester Williams (Getty)

Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Chester Williams

Funeral arrangements have not yet been confirmed, but will be communicated in due course.

Compiled by: Lynn Butler