Former Blues and Tonga scrum-half Taniela Moa has died at the age of 36.
Moa´s death was confirmed Thursday by the Tonga Rugby Union, which did not specify a cause.
“A stalwart of Ikale Tahi Tonga rugby who will now have his name etched among the echelons of the legendary greats,” Tonga Rugby said in a statement. “Such sad news to receive about the passing of Taniela Moa.
“We would like to send our love and deepest condolences to his family through this sad and tragic time. May he fly high among God´s army and look over you all.”