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Former South Africa World Cup winner Small dies aged 50

Former South Africa World Cup winner Small dies aged 50

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Former South Africa World Cup-winning winger James Small died on Wednesday at the age of 50 after suffering a heart attack. Small, a key member of the Springboks side who lifted the 1995 Rugby World Cup trophy, scored 20 tries in 47 tests between 1992 and 1997. Small was praised for his performance in the World Cup final, where

James Small dead at 50: South Africa rugby legend passes away from suspected heart attack

James Small dead at 50: South Africa rugby legend passes away from suspected heart attack

SOUTH AFRICA rugby legend James Small has died aged 50 from a suspected heart attack. Small’s mother, Vaughn, confirmed the tragic news of her son’s passing this morning. The Springboks legend was said to be on his way to Cape Town from Johannesburg at the time. Small played 47 Tests for South Africa, in a five-year career between 1992 and 1997. He