'I held his hand as he died' - Independent Online

Durban - The brother of a 16-year-old rugby player who collapsed and died during a match in Pietermaritzburg has spoken of the heartache at seeing first aiders try in vain to resuscitate his little brother. Awande Mkhize, a Grade 11 pupil at Haythorne ...

Teen recalls brother's last moments on the rugby field - Maritzburg Sun

“He opened his eyes and looked at me and then I felt the grip loosen – I realised he was dying.” – Thandolwethu Mkhize. 5 hours ago. Awande Mkhize who died at a rugby match at Alexandra High School. Kneeling over his brother, with hands clasped, ...

Sudden death of Haythorne pupil during rugby practice shocks school - News24

Tragedy hit Haythorne Secondary School on Wednesday afternoon when one of their pupils collapsed and died while playing rugby at Alexandra High School. Awande Mkhize (16) was declared dead at MediClinic Hospital, said Annine Dormehl, ...

Condolences pour in for schoolboy rugby player - Independent Online

Durban – A young man who had potential to be a great rugby player – that's how 16-year-old pupil Awande Mkhize was described on Thursday in dozens of messages on social media. The schoolboy, who was in Grade 11, collapsed during rugby practice at ...