Blitzboks legend Branco du Preez is ambassador of Prague Rugby Sevens 2023.
Over the course of 85 World Rugby Sevens Series tournament, Branco Du Preez played in 431 matches, chalked up 1 447 points, scored 101 tries, kicked 468 conversions and a drop goal in a career that saw him clinch 24 tournament wins and three World Series gold medals. He also has a Commonwealth Games gold medal in his bag. The 85 tournament appearances is a record for the Springbok Sevens and places Du Preez eighth overall in the history of the World Series. Meanwhile, the 468 conversions, a Blitzbok record, is the fifth most in World Series history and his 431 matches played is fourth on the all-time list.