Former WP centre Tinus Linee dies

Tinus Linee died after suffering from a long battle with Motor Neuron Disease.

Former Western Province centre Tinus Linee. Picture: Facebook.com

JOHANNESBURG - Former Western Province centre Tinus Linee passed away this morning.

Linee, who was born in Paarl, represented Western Province and Super Rugby side, the Stormers.

Though not capped as a Springbok, he played for the Boks in a tour match against Australia in July of 1993.

He died at the age of 45 after a long battle with Motor Neuron Disease.