From playing in takkies to a potential 'Bok captain - Up close with Lukhanyo Am

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Lukhanyo Am possesses amazing ball offloading skills.
Lukhanyo Am possesses amazing ball offloading skills.
Grant Pitcher


The 29-year-old rugby player was unveiled as the ambassador for popular dairy product maker Danone – he’s endorsing the company’s energy smoothie called DanUp Boost.

To mark the special occasion at the Danone SA offices in Bryanston, Johannesburg, on Tuesday, City Press was offered an exclusive interview with Am before he flew back to Durban to join the Springboks training camp in the build-up to the World Cup in France later this year.

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