The Wizard Duel by Kevin Winters
Approx. 9,040 words.
Published on March 23, 2013.
Eight months ago, Cecht Angrove was abducted from his farm and forced to study under a wizard lord. Unable to stand it any longer, he's asked to fight in the arena for his freedom. Can he beat Saccius Venning, the wizard lords other apprentice, and regain his freedom?