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John Robbie: ‘The apartheid leaders wanted to kill me with a crossbow’ | Sport

John Robbie in action for the Lions against South Africa in Pretoria in July 1980.

John Robbie has lived in South Africa for nearly 40 years but he has not lost his soft Dublin accent. The former Ireland and Lions rugby player has achieved a lot in his life. He recently retired from his popular breakfast radio show in Johannesburg, where he gained a reputation …

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