Paying tribute to the All Black's, Jonah Lomu

The All Blacks legendary player, Jonah Lomu died unexpectedly on Wednesday aged 40. He had just returned from Dubai where he had been holidaying after being at the Rugby World Cup in Britain.

Lomu has been widely described as one of the world’s greatest rugby players and in light of his death, CapeTalk’s Pippa Hudson spoke to Joel Stransky, former Springbok player and former All Black player and Lomu’s teammate, Mark ‘Sharky’ Robinson.

He was massive big, strong and fast, a comprehensive package. He certainly put the fear of God to anyone who played against him

Joel Stransky, former Springbok player

He could just turn the game around and I had the pleasure of playing with him. He is the most humble and generous person I know

Mark ‘Sharky’ Robinson, former All Black player

Listen to the full conversation on the Pippa Hudson Show:


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