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Joost van der Westhuizen of South Africa passes the ball during a pool stage match against Australia in the Rugby World Cup at Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa, 25th May 1995. South Africa won the match 27-18. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Joost van der Westhuizen of South Africa passes the ball during a pool stage match against Australia in the Rugby World Cup at Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa, 25th May 1995. South Africa won the match 27-18. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

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Joost van der Westhuizen, a member of South Africa's 1995 World Cup-winning rugby team, has passed away after a long battle with ALS.

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Joost van der Westhuizen, a member of South Africa's 1995 World Cup-winning rugby team, has passed away after a long battle with ALS.