ARTICLES RELATING TO JOOST VAN DER WESTHUIZEN

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
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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
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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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Joost's #RAKnomination

2014-02-18 11:06

Watch former Springbok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen's #RAKnomination.

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Joost flies to US for clinical studies

2014-01-26 14:32

Former Springbok captain Joost van der Westhuizen has announced that he is heading to the US for clinical studies in connection with his diagnosis of a form of motor neuron disease.

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Joost's Murrayfield return

2013-11-19 08:49

Watch Scottish Rugby's dedication to former Bok and MND sufferer Joost van der Westhuizen at Murrayfield.

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Joost takes MND fight global

2013-11-15 10:12

Joost van der Westhuizen is set to team up with Edinburgh university researchers to help tackle the MND disease he suffers from.

Joost's application to stop book dismissed

2013-10-04 10:03

An application by Joost van der Westhuizen to stop the publication of a tell-all book about his stormy marriage to Amor Vittone has been dismissed.

'Joost kept his life in public' - lawyer

2013-10-02 23:15
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Ailing former Springbok rugby player Joost van der Westhuizen cannot rely on his right to privacy to stop the publication of a book about him, the Gauteng North High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Joost to block tell-all book

2013-09-29 13:43

Joost van der Westhuizen will attempt to block the publication of a new book that is set to reveal intimate details of his stormy marriage to pop star Amor Vittone.

Tell-all book could kill Joost

2013-09-23 08:19

A tell-all book by journalist Gavin Prins could send the already fragile rugby player Joost van der Westhuizen to an early grave.

Joost moving back in with Amor

2013-08-30 14:18
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Amor Vittone has revealed that her previously estranged husband Joost van der Westhuizen will be moving back into their home permanently.

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Watch the Bulls pledge to support Joost van der Westhuizen J9 Foundation to help MND sufferers.

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Saddened fans wish Joost well

2013-08-22 09:10

Sport24 readers have united in support of Joost van der Westhuizen after the former Springbok revealed he is on his deathbed.

Joost: I'm on my deathbed

2013-08-21 12:10
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Ex-Bok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen has admitted he is on his deathbed as he continues his battle with motor neuron disease.

Nando’s honours Joost

2013-07-12 10:34

Nando's have released a print ad recognising Joost van der Westhuizen for his work supporting people with Motor Neuron Disease.

Joost's mind 'still 100%'

2013-05-23 10:01

Despite Motor Neuron Disease breaking down his body, Joost van der Westhuizen's mind is still 100%, according to reports.

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Joost and Tinus hang out

2013-05-06 12:49

See pics as former Bok team-mates and fellow MND sufferers Joost van der Westhuizen and Tinus Linee spend the day together.

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Frail Joost in wheelchair

2013-04-14 14:52

Ex-Springbok Joost van der Westhuizen's condition has deteriorated to such an extent that he sometimes needs a wheelchair.

Fans back Joost as top No 9

2012-12-19 10:42

Joost van der Westhuizen is the best scrumhalf in the history of South African rugby - if not the world, Sport24 readers say.

Joost snubbed at Sport awards

2012-11-07 13:00

Former Springbok legend Joost van der Westhuizen has lashed out at organisers of the SA Sports Awards for snubbing him.

 

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
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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.

Joost posts #RAKnomination

2014-02-18 14:06

Former Bok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen and his J9 foundation have taken up the challenge to 'pay it forward'.

Joost off to America for help

2014-01-27 08:00

Former Springbok captain Joost van der Westhuizen is heading to the US for for studies which could help Motor Neuron Disease sufferers.

New app pays tribute to Joost

2013-12-03 13:13

YOU and their sister magazine Huisgenoot are paying tribute to Joost van der Westhuizen in a special iPad app about his life.

2 of the greatest No 9s meet

2013-11-15 12:03

Two legends of the game - Joost van der Westhuizen and Gareth Edwards - recently caught up in Wales.

Joost accepts court ruling

2013-10-08 15:00

Joost van der Westhuizen has accepted the dismissal of an application to stop the publication of a book about his marriage.

Joost loses legal battle

2013-10-04 10:27

Former Bok Joost van der Westhuizen has lost his court application to prevent publication of a book about him and his wife, Amor.

Ruling due in Joost's book case

2013-10-04 08:47

The High Court in Pretoria is expected to rule on former Springbok rugby player Joost van der Westhuizen's attempt to stop the publication of a book about his marriage to Amor Vittone.

Joost's book court day delayed

2013-10-01 12:36

Ex-Springbok Joost van der Westhuizen's court application to prevent the publication of a book about his marriage has been delayed.

Joost halts book release

2013-09-25 10:11

Joost van der Westhuizen's attorney has launched a court application to prevent the publication of a book about his marriage.

Joost reveals he is healthy in new magazine interview

2013-09-06 11:02

Just months after having accepted the inevitability of his death, Joost van der Westhuizen is adamant that treatment from a new detox specialist is reversing the damage done by MND.

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Watch the Bulls pledge to support Joost van der Westhuizen J9 Foundation to help MND sufferers.

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Saddened fans wish Joost well

2013-08-22 09:11

Sport24 readers have united in support of Joost van der Westhuizen after the former Springbok revealed he is on his deathbed.

Bulls back Joost's foundation

2013-08-21 17:00

The Blue Bulls Company have confirmed their support of the J9 Foundation, established in honour of Joost van der Westhuizen.

Local stars shine at Tempo Awards

2013-07-24 07:46

The cream of Afrikaans artists excelled at the Huisgenoot-Tempo Awards.

Joost: My illness is a blessing

2013-07-11 07:46
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Former Bok scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen says his devastating illness has made him realise what is really important in life.

WP to help ex-Bok

2013-05-14 19:30

WP Rugby will be raising funds for ex-Bok Tinus Linee, who has MND, during the Stormers' Super Rugby match against the Reds.

Joost's condition deteriorates

2013-04-22 11:04
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Joost van der Westhuizen's quality of life has deteriorated considerably since his MND progressed to the second phase.

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Joost's MND outreach

2013-01-24 09:11

Watch a clip of Bok legend Joost promoting awareness for MND causes.

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Marshall: Joost best Bok No 9

2012-12-18 18:38

Former All Black scrumhalf Justin Marshall regards Joost van der Westhuizen as the greatest No 9 in Springbok history.

Lazarus pill – the magic spreads

2012-09-16 19:00

The Lazarus pill is bring hope to not only those with traumatic brain injuries, but other conditions as well - like the motor-neuron disease Joost van der Westhuizen has, cerebral palsy and paralysis.

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