This week, sadly saw two former Rugby heroes leave the field, to join to great rugby team in the sky.
Springboks legend Joost van der Westhuizen, passed away after a long brave battle with motor neurone disease. Joost, 45, was a member of the historic 1995 World Cup winning Springbok team.
Late Saturday news broke that former All Black #1055, Sione Lauaki 35, had died. Sione, who won 17 Test caps for the All Blacks between 2005 and 2008 had been suffering from heart and kidney problems for a number of years.