Smittie’s death-different versions

Alexandra Rose-Innes Netwerk24 reneged on a previous article that former player, sorry Springbok player and bad boy, James Small, (although a few years ago he said he was not a bad boy anymore) died in a gentlemens’ club (with how many gentlemen found there?). He was at least not naked, stated the latest  article. Imagine doing business at The Harem naked. Never. And now that the world knows that, all is good.The owner of the club, Gerome Saffi, said the “discreet club” was a place where gentlemen did business.  Being…

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Marc Batchelor shot and killed

In what SAPS think is a professional hit, former Kaizer Chief and Orlando Pirates player Marc Batchelor was shot and killed last night by alleged motorbike gunmen. The late Batchelor was a star player as striker and centre back during a career which spanned decades. According to unnamed sources, Batchelor started dealing in drugs. This however could not be verified. Tributes to the slain ex-footballer are pouring in in social media platforms.      

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Rugby legend James Small died from a heart attack

  BY BRENT LINDEQUE James Small (born 10 February 1969) was a former South African rugby union footballer who played on the wing for the Springboks. His international debut was against the All Blacks in 1992, and he made his final appearance against Scotland in 1997. In that final test match, he scored his 20th try, becoming the leading Springbok try scorer, eclipsing Danie Gerber’s record. He was also the leading try scorer in the 1996 Super 12 season. Small passed away on the 10th of July 2019 after succumbing to…

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