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Johannesburg - The Golden Lions Rugby Union (GLRU) has paid tribute to a former president of the union, Jannie le Roux, who passed away over the weekend.

Le Roux died at his home in Nelspruit on Sunday at the age of 87.

He was president of the former Transvaal Rugby Union from 1965-1984 and also the first Afrikaans president of the union.

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