Revered South African rugby commentator Kaunda Ntunja has died, the household has confirmed.
The tragic information was confirmed by his sister, Tando, on social media on Monday morning.
“It’s with deep disappointment I affirm the passing of our beloved brother Kaunda Ntunja, earlier right this moment in East London, Japanese Cape,” Tando Ntunja wrote.
“As you’ll be able to think about, we nonetheless attempting to make sense of this tragic information and we ask in your love, care and discretion as we put together to put my large brother to relaxation.”
Ntunja was thought-about some of the animated and common commentators in South African rugby and was a family identify via his work because the anchor on SuperSport’s Xhosa commentary group.
As a participant – he performed flank – Ntunja captained the SA Colleges facet in 2000 and was part of the Free State Cheetahs facet that received the Currie Cup in 2005.