Rugby player passes away day after marrying the mother of his child

Rugby player passes away day after marrying the mother of his child

- A young rugby player suffered with a cancerous sarcoma tumour a few months ago at the age of 22

- Navar Herbert was contracted to the Gold Coast rugby union and sadly passed away after his condition deteriorated badly

- A day before his passing, he was able to wed the mother of his child and the heart-breaking ceremony was shared via social media

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Navar Herbert seemed to have the world at his feet. The young rugby player earned a contract with the Gold Coast rugby union and was a talented player by many accounts.

Unfortunately, his fortunes took a turn for the worse as he suffered with a cancerous sarcoma tumour.

His health deteriorated swiftly and he tragically lost his battle with the illness as he passed away.

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However, a bitter sweet moment ensued just prior to his passing.

A day before he passed away, Herbert was able to marry the mother of his child, Maia Falwasser.

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With the help of friends and family, Herbert was dressed up and pushed to the alter outside of his home.

The beautiful moment was caught on camera and shared via YouTube.

Briefly.co.za gathered that the heart-breaking video had an impact on the public as it attracted nearly 200 000 views.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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