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'Colossus' Joost welcomed me at Loftus with open arms,' says Mametsa - Times LIVE;

'Colossus' Joost welcomed me at Loftus with open arms,' says Mametsa - Times LIVE

Times LIVE'Colossus' Joost welcomed me at Loftus with open arms,' says MametsaTimes LIVEMametsa remembered one incident soon after he arrived at Loftus when then-coach Heyneke Meyer and his technical team arrived late for training and Van der Westhuizen gave them a piece of mind. File photo. Image by: Sydney Seshibedi ...and more »

[OPINION] Joost and the card that changed my life - Eyewitness News;

[OPINION] Joost and the card that changed my life - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness News[OPINION] Joost and the card that changed my lifeEyewitness NewsAs a youngster, cricket was my first love, following the heroics of Kepler Wessels and his South African side at the 1992 World Cup Down Under. I certainly enjoyed rugby, but it always took a backseat to the leather and willow. That all changed one day ...and more »

Rugby: Tributes pour in for departed Boks player van der Westhuizen - Khaleej Times;

Rugby: Tributes pour in for departed Boks player van der Westhuizen - Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesRugby: Tributes pour in for departed Boks player van der WesthuizenKhaleej TimesThis file photo taken on June 24, 2015 shows Former South African Rugby World Cup winner team Captain Francois Pienaar (left) assisting his former teammate flyhalf Joost van der Westhuizen (Front), during a re-enactement of the team photo from the 1995 ...and more »

Joost's family thanks SA for their support, as condolences pour in - East Coast Radio;

Joost's family thanks SA for their support, as condolences pour in - East Coast Radio

East Coast RadioJoost's family thanks SA for their support, as condolences pour inEast Coast RadioThe family of Joost van der Westhuizen has thanked the public for their support following his death. joost looking up. Van der Westhuizen died at his home yesterday - after a long battle with Motor Neuron Disease. Tributes continue to pour in for the ...and more »

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen - The42;

'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der Westhuizen - The42

The42'He was the first guy I looked up to as a youngster': Stander on van der WesthuizenThe42IT COMES AS no surprise to hear CJ Stander has idolised the late Joost van der Westhuizen for as long as he can remember. Former Springbok captain van der Westhuizen, who passed away yesterday at the age of 45 following a long battle with motor ...and more »

The Facebook User Who Mocked Joost's Death With A Racist Meme Is Now Running Scared - Nigeria Today;

The Facebook User Who Mocked Joost's Death With A Racist Meme Is Now Running Scared - Nigeria Today

Nigeria TodayThe Facebook User Who Mocked Joost's Death With A Racist Meme Is Now Running ScaredNigeria TodayI'm guessing your social media feeds were (and still are) filled with people saying what a hero Joost van der Westhuizen is, and you wouldn't be alone. Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share. The former Bok passed away ...and more »

Joost van der Westhuizen a hero who achieved far beyond his sport - The Australian;

Joost van der Westhuizen a hero who achieved far beyond his sport - The Australian

The AustralianJoost van der Westhuizen a hero who achieved far beyond his sportThe AustralianYou will find Joost van der Westhuizen in your home, on your laptop, or in your pocket, on your phone. His is a greatness preserved in the modern way, forever in clips on YouTube. His death had been a long time coming, a curse put on him nearly a ...and more »

South Africans are sick and tired of racism – Solidarity - Politicsweb

South Africans are sick and tired of racism – SolidarityPoliticswebTrade union Solidarity today lodged a complaint with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) against Riaan Lucas who made racist remarks about white people on his Facebook page yesterday following the news that Joost van der ...and more »

Springbok Legend Joost Van Der Westhuizen's Greatest Moments - Tech Know Bits;

Springbok Legend Joost Van Der Westhuizen's Greatest Moments - Tech Know Bits

Tech Know BitsSpringbok Legend Joost Van Der Westhuizen's Greatest MomentsTech Know BitsAustralian rugby figures have paid tribute to South African World Cup victor Joost van der Westhuizen, who has died at the age of 45. Van der Westhuizen played 89 times for the Springboks, captaining them at the 1999 Rugby World Cup. He will of course ...and more »

Anger Over Racist Joost Meme Celebrating The Death Of White People - Huffington Post South Africa (blog);

Anger Over Racist Joost Meme Celebrating The Death Of White People - Huffington Post South Africa (blog)

Huffington Post South Africa (blog)Anger Over Racist Joost Meme Celebrating The Death Of White PeopleHuffington Post South Africa (blog)A meme which seemingly mocked the death of beloved former Springboks scrumhalf Joost van der Westhuizen in a racist way has enraged social media users. The offensive meme, which depicts Spiderman actor Tobey Maguire grinning with the caption: "Me ...and more »

Joost van der Westhuizen dies aged 45 - Blasting News;

Joost van der Westhuizen dies aged 45 - Blasting News

Blasting NewsJoost van der Westhuizen dies aged 45Blasting NewsIt has been revealed that former South Africa rugby union player, Joost van der Westhuizen has died aged 45 after a long battle with Motor Neurone Disease (MND). But as we take in the sad news, a key question will be asked, namely, how will he be ...and more »

Racist Joost meme shocks - News24;

Racist Joost meme shocks - News24

News24Racist Joost meme shocksNews24Cape Town – The Cape wine industry has distanced itself from a man who posted a racist meme about the death of Joost van der Westhuizen on Facebook. Social media was abuzz after Riaan Lucas, apparently from Johannesburg, posted the meme soon ...and more »

Joost van der Westhuizen will be remembered with minute's silence before Six Nations matches - Evening Standard;

Joost van der Westhuizen will be remembered with minute's silence before Six Nations matches - Evening Standard

Evening StandardJoost van der Westhuizen will be remembered with minute's silence before Six Nations matchesEvening StandardThere will be a minute's silence before this weekend's Six Nations matches in the memory of Joost van der Westhuizen, the World Cup-winning South Africa scrum-half who died on Monday. Van der Westhuizen passed away at the age of just 45 after a long ...and more »

Mametsa - 'Colossus' Joost welcomed me at Loftus with open arms - SowetanLIVE;

Mametsa - 'Colossus' Joost welcomed me at Loftus with open arms - SowetanLIVE

SowetanLIVEMametsa - 'Colossus' Joost welcomed me at Loftus with open armsSowetanLIVEFormer Bulls and Blue Bulls winger John Mametsa has joined people around the world paying tribute to the late former Springbok captain Joost van der Westhuizen by describing him as a 'colossus of the game'.and more »

Joost one of few non-All Blacks I adored - Dan Carter - Sport24;

Joost one of few non-All Blacks I adored - Dan Carter - Sport24

Sport24Joost one of few non-All Blacks I adored - Dan CarterSport24Cape Town - All Blacks superstar Dan Carter has expressed his adoration for former Springbok great Joost van der Westhuizen. Carter took to Twitter to spread the "sad news" to his 580 000 followers, adding that Van der Westhuizen was "one of the few ...and more »

Wallabies: Joost one of the greats of the game - Sport24;

Wallabies: Joost one of the greats of the game - Sport24

Sport24Wallabies: Joost one of the greats of the gameSport24Cape Town - The Wallabies have tweeted their condolences to the friends and family of Joost van der Westhuizen. Writing on their official Twitter page to their 200 000 followers, the Wallabies paid respect to "one of the greats of our game". Van der ...and more »

Eddie Jones remembers 'outstanding' van der Westhuizen - BBC Sport;

Eddie Jones remembers 'outstanding' van der Westhuizen - BBC Sport

BBC SportEddie Jones remembers 'outstanding' van der WesthuizenBBC SportSouth African scrum-half Joost van der Westhuizen was an "absolutely outstanding" player, according to England head coach Eddie Jones. The former Springboks captain died on Monday at the age of 45, six years after he was diagnosed with the debilitating ...and more »

Van der Westhuizen on coping with motor neurone disease - BBC Sport;

Van der Westhuizen on coping with motor neurone disease - BBC Sport

BBC SportVan der Westhuizen on coping with motor neurone diseaseBBC SportIn this clip, hear from former South Africa captain Joost van der Westhuizen speaking to Sonja McLaughlan in 2014 about coping with motor neurone disease. Van der Westhuizen died at the age of 45, having being first diagnosed with the disease in 2011.and more »

World's greatest No 9s remember Joost - Sport24;

World's greatest No 9s remember Joost - Sport24

Sport24World's greatest No 9s remember JoostSport24Cape Town - Joost van der Westhuizen is wildly considered one of the greatest scrumhalves to ever play rugby. And, judging by the reaction that followed his death on Monday afternoon, those involved in the game agree with that assessment. Van der ...and more »

Stransky, Terblanche pay tribute to Joost - East Coast Radio;

Stransky, Terblanche pay tribute to Joost - East Coast Radio

East Coast RadioStransky, Terblanche pay tribute to JoostEast Coast RadioThe rugby world bid farewell to a great of the game on Monday, as former Springbok scrumhalf and captain Joost van der Westhuizen past away after a lengthy battle with Motor Neuron Disease. Joost van der Westhuizen Gallo Images. The 45-year-old ...and more »