Standing ovation for Joost

2015-02-13 12:00

Former Bok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen has received an award for his outstanding contribution to South African sport.

Joost sex video stripper arrested

2014-11-11 08:17

The stripper known for the Joost van der Westhuizen "sex video", has been arrested for being in possession of the drug commonly known as ‘Cat’.

Tributes flow in for Tinus Linee

2014-11-03 09:24

Past and present sports stars have taken to Twitter to pay tribute to former Bok and WP centre, Tinus Linee, who has passed away.

Joost helps inspire Springboks

2014-10-06 10:12

Former Springbok great Joost van der Westhuizen made an appearance at Ellis Park on Saturday, inspiring the men in Green and Gold.

Joost meets with All Blacks

2014-10-02 10:00

Joost van der Westhuizen has popped into an All Blacks training session ahead of their Test against the Springboks.

Joost denies meeting 'prophet' TB Joshua

2014-09-18 08:08

Former Springbok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen has never met faith healer TB Joshua, a family representative says.

Film about Joost van der Westhuizen gives a glimpse into his life with MND

2014-08-27 11:33

Joost: Spel van Glorie , a film about Joost van der Westhuizen's life after his MND diagnosis will debut at the kykNet Silwerskerm festival this weekend.

Joost takes Ice Bucket Challenge

2014-08-21 08:37

Former Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen has become the latest celebrity to take the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Joost: I can't eat, walk, bath

2014-05-23 11:09

Former Springbok and Bulls legend, Joost van der Westhuizen, can no longer walk, bath, dress and feed himself.

Stormers boost Joost charity

2014-04-17 11:37

The Blitzbokke, Stormers and Joost van der Westhuizen have joined forces to raise funds for his J9 Foundation.


Emotional reunion for Lomu, Joost

2015-02-10 09:24

Two 1995 Rugby World Cup heroes, Joost van der Westhuizen and Jonah Lomu, have had an emotional reunion.

Joost to watch Saracens v WP

2014-11-05 15:22

Former Springbok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen, will attend the match between Saracens and Western Province in London.

Ex-Bok, WP centre Tinus Linee dies

2014-11-03 08:06

Former Springbok and WP centre Tinus Linee, who was suffering from Motor Neuron Disease, has passed away.

Joost to lead out Boks

2014-10-04 09:58

Former Springbok great Joost van der Westhuizen will lead out the Boks ahead of their Rugby Championship Test against the All Blacks.


In an emotional video, Springbok scrumhalf legend Joost van der Westhuizen, a motor neuron disease sufferer, paid a visit to the All Blacks training session ahead of their Rugby Championship clash.

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Bulls, WP support Joost, Linee

2014-08-28 15:51

The Blue Bulls and WP will dedicate Saturday's Currie Cup match to two rugby heroes who are involved in a battle of their own.

ABs up for Joost's challenge

2014-08-22 14:23

All Blacks captain Richie McCaw says his team are up for the Ice Bucket Challenge issued by Joost van der Westhuizen.

Joost to be honoured by IRB

2014-08-01 13:17

Five legendary Springbok rugby players are set to be inducted into the International Rugby Board’s Hall of Fame.

Joost inspires ex-Shark

2014-05-21 11:13

Ex-Bok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen has given fellow MND sufferer and former Sharks No 9 Ryan Walker words of encouragement.

Bulls, Sharks make Lucky's day

2014-03-25 13:48

The Vodacom Bulls and Cell C Sharks have helped make a dream come true for Motor Neuron Disease sufferer, Lucky.

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