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As it happened: James Small's funeral - He still had a lot to give

2019-07-18 13:31
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18 Jul 16:31
Former Springbok players John Smit, Victor Matfield and James Dalton
18 Jul 16:29
18 Jul 16:26
Some pictures from Small's funeral
18 Jul 14:20
Among the pallbearers were Small's former team-mates at provincial and national level Kobus Wiese, Japie Mulder and Gary Teichmann.
18 Jul 14:07

DID YOU KNOW?

Small was a member of the 1995 Rugby World Cup-winning squad and played 47 Tests for South Africa between 1992 and 1997.

18 Jul 14:06

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18 Jul 13:36
An autopsy found that Small had died of "ischaemic heart disease".
18 Jul 13:36
Small died last Wednesday at the age of 50 after suffering a heart attack.
18 Jul 13:35
While the service will be taking place in a restricted area in respect of the family's privacy, proceedings will be broadcast to the public area.
18 Jul 13:35
The funeral is set to start at 14:00 and gates opened around 12:00 for the scores of mourners attending to celebrate Small's life.
18 Jul 13:32
Welcome to our live coverage of former Springbok wing James Small's funeral at the Wanderers Rugby Club in Johannesburg ...
 

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