Bok centre pairing have each other’s backs

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Bok centre pairing have each other’s backs

Damian de Allende gives insight to his partnership with Lukhanyo Am

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Midfielder Damian de Allende has given an insight to his highly regarded centre partnership with Lukhanyo Am, widely regarded as the best in world rugby.

Over the last two years or so, Am and De Allende, both still under 30, have formed a storming partnership, that has helped the Springboks win the Rugby Championship, World Cup and a Lions series.

They are once again going to be key when the Boks take on England in Twickenham on Saturday, looking to seal their first unbeaten end of year tour since 2013. SA have already beaten Wales and Scotland, and ending the season with a victory over England will also see Jacques Nienaber’s men retain the No.1 spot in the world rankings...

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