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Excerpt from The Rise of the Dagger, a rugby novel by former player Gcobani Bobo

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The Rise of the Dagger by Gcobani Bobo and Elvis Jack

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Allison sat in the box above the half way line. She had had two brandy and cokes forced on her by a large man called Rudi whose son played scrumhalf for the Lions and her head was spinning both from the alcohol and the occasion. Several things had surprised her: it was late evening on an autumn Highveld day and the dark had fallen quickly. The flood lights were on they were simply spectacular: the field and the stadium were light as a summer’s day. She could see the players clearly, even their facial expressions. The crowd was loud but not raucous and only slightly drunk as a group. There was an air of excitement that she found infectious, attractive even.

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Former Springbok player Gcobani Bobo’s book ‘The Rise of the Dagger’ now sold on Amazon, iBookstore and many other online bookstores

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Former Springbok player Gcobani Bobo and Elvis Jack bring you ‘The Rise of the Dagger’, a rugby novel of an enigmatic Xhosa player who mysteriously also speaks Japanese.

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