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Thursday 14 November 2019

Sporting heroes pay tribute to Nevin

• Devastating news about Nevin Spence, his dad & brother. What a wonderful talent he was. Thoughts & prayers go out to his family & friends.

Brian O'Driscoll, Ireland captain

• Just heard the tragic news of Nevin Spence and his family. Makes you cherish every day you have on this Earth.

Rory McIlroy, golfer

• Thoughts and prayers go out to Nevin Spence, his family, friends and teammates at this time. RIP.

Jamie Heaslip, Ireland No 8

• Absolutely heartbreaking news about Nevin Spence, his brother and father. Sending love and prayers to his family and friends.

Amy Huberman, actress and wife of Brian O'Driscoll

• Thoughts go to Nevin Spence, Dad and brother. Prayers for his sister and all family members. Hard to hear let alone deal with.

Paul McGrath, retired Republic of Ireland star player

• Shocking about Nevin Spence, his brother and father. Such a terrible thing to happen. Thoughts and Prayers are with his family

Sean O'Brien, Ireland back row

• Shocking news about Nevin Spence and his family. Such a nice fella and fantastic player. Prayers are with his mother.

Conor Murray, Ireland scrum half

• Tragic news about Nevin Spence. Thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this time.

Paddy McBrearty, Donegal football player

• My prayers are with the family and friends of Nevin Spence, his brother and father. Such sad news. RIP

Cian Healy, Ireland prop

• Such sad news & my thoughts go out to his family

Dan Carter, All Black outhalf

• All our thoughts and prayers are with the family & friends of Ulster centre Nevin Spence his Father & brother. Sad Day.

Jerome Kaino, All Black

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