Tributes flow in for Tinus Linee

2014-11-03 09:24
Tinus Linee (Gallo)
Cape Town - Past and present sports stars have taken to Twitter to pay tribute to former Springbok and Western Province centre, Tinus Linee, who passed away on Monday morning.


Linee, 45, was suffering from Motor Neuron Disease (MND), after being diagnosed with the disease in April 2013.

It is the same disease former Springbok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen suffers from.

The former WP centre played nine tour games for the Springboks between 1993 and 1994 but was never capped in a Test.

Van der Westhuizen, and several other South African sports personalities, paid tribute to Linee on Monday:


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