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  Wednesday, 5 June, 2002, 18:24 GMT 19:24 UK
Funeral of Hansie Cronje

Hansie Cronje practices his all-round game
Hansie Cronje was one of the most popular sportsmen in South African history, despite his troubles

A hand-drawn image of Cronje stands next to his coffin
A hand-drawn portrait of Cronje stood next to his coffin as mourners packed the church to pay their respects

Bertha Cronje is surrounded by friends at her husband's service
Cronje's wife, Bertha, is consoled by friends after describing her husband as "an honourable man"

Frans Cronje is consoled by friends and family and the memorial booklet and rose available to the mourners
Ex-South African cricket coach Ali Bacher consoles Frans Cronje (left) and the memorial booklet from the funeral

San-Marie Cronje and Bertha Cronje depart after the service
San-Marie Cronje, Hansie Cronje's mother, and Bertha Cronje depart after the service

Ewin and Frans Cronje, father and brother of Hansie Cronje, were pall-bearers at the funeral
Cronje's father Ewin and brother Frans are pall-bearers at the service attended by more than 1,000 mourners

Cronje dies

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