The funeral services of five Port Elizabeth rugby players is set be held this week.
They died after drowning at Blue Water Bay Beach in Port Elizabeth over a week ago.
Last week their bodies were found not far from where they had been swimming.
The sixth player has already been buried.
Their memorial service will take place on Wednesday.
The club’s spokesperson Mncedisi Mazomba said they will be buried in various parts of the Eastern Cape.
Mazomba said: “We are trying our best to cope with the situation because it was unplanned and a situation we never anticipated. So we are getting help from professionals for this tragedy.”
(Edited by Lisa Bartlett)
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