FORMER French rugby union star Christophe Dominici has died ‘suddenly’ at the age of 48.
The retired winger won 67 caps for Les Bleus and starred in the 1999 World Cup side which famously beat the All Blacks in the semi-final before finishing runners-up to Australia.
Christophe Dominici has tragically passed away aged 48[/caption]
Reports of his death appeared in Rugby Rama on Tuesday afternoon.
Rugby fans were quick to pay their tributes to the diminutive speedster.
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