PICS: Amor Vittone throws a birthday party for Joost

2017-02-21 18:00

Local singer Amor Vittone threw a birthday party for her late husband, Joost van der Westhuizen.

Family open up over Joost's final moments

2017-02-18 10:58

Joost van der Westhuizen's family have opened up about the Springbok legend's final moments.

What Joost's death taught us about South Africa

2017-02-13 16:37

If anything, sport, and in this case specifically rugby, has shown us that even in death we treat each other differently. It is no different when we are alive, writes Mark Fredericks.

Joost – the eyes had it

2017-02-12 06:05

The record-breaking former Bok captain with the expressive, intense gaze proved his mettle as scrumhalf and was brave to the end.

Mourners honour legend Van der Westhuizen

2017-02-10 19:29

Team-mates from South Africa's 1995 Rugby World Cup-winning squad carried the coffin of Joost van der Westhuizen into his memorial service.

Zuma declares official funeral for Joost

2017-02-10 13:03

President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral for the late former Springbok captain Joost van der Westhuizen.

Kylie to Joost: I know you wanted to go

2017-02-10 11:37

Fans are trickling into Loftus Versfeld for the public memorial service of former Springbok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen.

WATCH: Amor's beautiful video tribute to Joost

2017-02-10 09:52

Singer Amor Vittone shared beautiful family photos in a touching video tribute to Joost van der Westhuizen.

Joost to be honoured at Loftus memorial service

2017-02-10 06:15

Former Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen will be honoured with a public memorial service at Loftus Versveld.

Bulls dedicate Chiefs win to Joost

2017-02-09 12:47

The Bulls have beaten the Chiefs in a pre-season game in Brisbane, dedicating the win to Joost van der Westhuizen.


Rugby ball-shaped graph named after Joost van der Westhuizen

2017-02-21 14:26

Not only has a poem been dedicated to late Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen, but he has also had a mathematical graph named after him.

J9: It was Joost’s wish to see a cure

2017-02-16 20:24

The J9 foundation says that it was the late Springbok, Joost van der Westhuizen's wish to witness a cure for motor neuron disease.

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Amor: Joost fought until the end for his children

Joost van der Westhuizen loved being a father. Amor Vittone, Van der Westhuizen's ex-wife, said this during her moving tribute at his public memorial at Loftus Versveld, in Pretoria, on Friday.

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Plane forms No 9 in sky for Joost

2017-02-10 19:24

An aeroplane flew over Loftus - its smoke forming the No 9 in the sky as Joost van der Westhuizen was laid to rest.

Artist Loyiso Bala heaps praise on ‘icon Joost’

2017-02-10 12:29

Artist Loyiso Bala says former Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen was an inspiration to many people.

15 000 mourners expected at Joost memorial

2017-02-10 10:57

Up to 15 000 people are expected to attend the memorial service of former Springbok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen.

Powell honours 'childhood hero' Joost

2017-02-10 06:48

Blitzboks coach Neil Powell says Joost van der Westhuizen was his "childhood hero" when he was growing up.

WATCH: Joost’s former school in war cry tribute

2017-02-10 06:00

Pupils at Joost van der Westhuizen's former school, Hoërskool F.H. Odendaal, have put on a special war cry for the former Springbok legend.

Danie Gerber: Joost a true legend

2017-02-09 08:29

Legendary former Springbok centre Danie Gerber has paid his respects to Joost van der Westhuizen, who passed away.

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