The Blue Bulls Rugby Union would like to extend their condolences to Vodacom Blue Bulls player Tony Jantjies, brother Elton and mother Alma on the loss of their father and husband Thomas.
Mr. Jantjies died in Pretoria on Saturday following complications after being stung by a bee.
"We really are one big family at the Bulls and we all feel with the Jantjies family in this difficult time," said Xander Janse van Rensburg, the High Performance Manager at the Blue Bulls Company (Pty) Ltd.
The BBC also requests media to respect the privacy of the family in this difficult time and ask that all media inquiries be directed at Janse van Rensburg. He can be contacted at +27721973136.
No funeral arrangements has been made at this stage and will be released once it is done.