What rugby player just died?

What rugby player just died?

HOUSTON (AP) — Pedrie Wannenburg, a former South Africa rugby player, died after his car was struck by a teenage driver who was fleeing from police outside Houston. He was 41.

What happened to Sean New Zealand Rugby player?

New Zealand rugby player Sean Wainui has died in a car crash. Police said the 25-year-old, a former under-20 international, was killed in a single-vehicle accident when his car hit a tree near Tauranga. Wainui played 10 times for the Maori All Blacks and made 44 Super Rugby appearances for the Waikato Chiefs.

Which New Zealand Rugby player died?

‘One of the greatest of all time’: NZ rugby in mourning after death of All Blacks legend Joeli Vidiri. Former All Black and Blues star Joeli Vidiri has died. The Blues franchise announced his death on Twitter tonight, saying: “With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Joeli Vidiri, aged 48.

What really happen to Sean Wainui?

Maori All Black Sean Wainui dies in car crash aged 25 Police said they were notified at 7.50am last Monday that a vehicle had crashed into a tree at McLaren Falls Park near Tauranga on New Zealand’s North Island.

What rugby player died yesterday?

Maddy Lawrence died after being injured during a match. A “bubbly” university rugby player who was injured during the last match of the season died after picking up a bacterial infection, her heartbroken family have said.

Has anybody died playing rugby?

Boardman said it was a certainty people are dying early due to the conditions and issues they developed while playing rugby. “We believe 400-plus rugby players across both codes, whether that’s elite or amateur, have died prematurely in the last decade or so due to things related to brain damage and playing the sport.”

Where is Shaun Wainuis Tangi?

Te Wainui Marae
Wainui’s tangi will be held at Te Wainui Marae in Gisborne on Sunday. Numbers will be limited due to current Covid-19 restrictions.

How did Sean the rugby player died?

The death of New Zealand rugby union player Sean Wainui is being treated as a suspected suicide, according to a coroner. The 25-year-old, who played for Super Rugby team the Chiefs, Bay of Plenty and the Māori All Blacks, died on 18 October. Wainui is survived by his wife Paige and their two children.

How did that rugby player died?

South Africa Rugby announced Wannenburg’s death on Saturday April 23, 2022. Pedrie Wannenburg, a former South Africa rugby player, died after his car was struck by a teenage driver who was fleeing from police outside Houston. He was 41.

What rugby player died last night?

Jack was calm, respected and highly thought of. “Our club and community have lost such a bright light.” Nigel Huddlestone, minister for tourism and sport, said: “I am very sorry to hear about the tragic death of Jack Jeffery who was injured while playing for Evesham Rugby Club yesterday.

What was the cause of death for Sean Wainui?

Traffic collisionSean Wainui / Cause of deathA traffic collision, also called a motor vehicle collision, car accident or car crash, occurs when a vehicle collides with another vehicle, pedestrian, animal, road debris, or other stationary obstruction, such as a tree, pole or building. Wikipedia

Was Sean Wainui an All Black?

TALENTED AND ELECTRIC outside back Sean Wainui – a member of the Ngāi Tuhoe and Ngāti Porou Taranaki iwi – joined the Māori All Blacks for the first time in 2015, fresh out of the New Zealand Under 20 team which won the World Championship title in Italy just weeks before.