Mamelodi Sundowns captain Hlompho Kekana has extended his condolences to the family and friends of the late SABC Sports analyst and anchor David Kekana.

Kekana died in hospital on Sunday, succumbing to a prolonged battle with diabetes after being admitted a few weeks ago.

The midfielder says he is saddened by the passing of a good man saying it is a blow to the sports fraternity.

Kekana was 47 at the time of his passing having worked for the national broadcaster for 18 years.

The South African international adds that he had a big and deep relationship with Kekana who has helped him in different areas of his life.

The 34-year-old says he will miss Kekana dearly. – Report by Lethabo Kganyago