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by Arnaud Ramsay
<p>Russian businessman Dmitry Rybolovlev ranks in the top 200 wealthiest people in the world, according to <em>Forbes</em> Magazine.</p> <p>Since December 2011 he has been the Chairman of AS Monaco, regenerating the famous football club, and ...eBook
Death and Life in the Boxing Ring
by Elliot Worsell
<p><em>'There's a kindness in beating a man badly, and that kindness is based on correctness,' Chris Eubank</em></p> <p>March 2016: boxer Chris Eubank Jr punches his opponent, Nick Blackwell, into a coma. Blackwell dies momentarily, before ...eBook
His Own Man
by Tim Jones
<p>Don Kenyon was a ‘leader of champions and a champion of leaders’ for good reason: he was his own man. Known as ‘Braddy’ at school – like Don Bradman – he would bat for long periods without getting out. He holds the record as the youngest ...eBook
by Rosemary Smith
The inspirational story of the female motorsport pioneer who broke through the gender barrier to compete in and win some of the most iconic rallies in the world. Rosemary Smith is recognised internationally for her outstanding achievements in ...
The Virat Kohli Story
by Mr Vijay Lokapally
<p>What makes Virat Kohli the undisputed monarch of the cricket world today is not his iconic status in the sports hierarchy but that the highest praise comes from the opposition camp and past greats.<br /> However, his family didn't always ...eBook
by Errol Tobias
<p>When Errol Tobias was selected for the Springbok rugby team there was an immediate uproar. He became our first black Springbok in 1980 - in the middle of South Africa's isolation from international sport and growing protest action against theeBook
by Robson Green
Actor and passionate fisherman Robson Green is on a mission to discover the weird, the wonderful and the way-off-limits that the angling world has to offer. Working alongside some of the finest in their field, his exhilarating adventure series ...
by Soa Palelei
<p><strong>'If you keep on hustling, all day every day,</strong> <strong>you will see your dreams come true.'</strong><br /> Following a childhood from hell, Soa 'The Hulk' Palelei was left homeless and headed straight for trouble. Until mixed ...eBook
15 Stories 15 Fighters
by Stephen Brunt
Muhammed Ali cast a blinding light onto his sport, on the tumultuous times he in part initiated and on all of those who surrounded him. That includes the fighters brave enough to stand alone, across the ring from the greatest heavyweight ...
by Syd Sherrin
Sherrin is one of Australia?s most recognised brands. Founded by T.W. Sherrin in 1879, the company has a long and proud history of making Australian Rules footballs, which continues to this day. The Sherrin family shaped the game of Australian ...
by Usain Bolt
The autobiography of the fastest man of all time and a superstar whose talent and charisma have made him one of the most famous people on the planet. Whether you know athletics or not, and even whether you know sport or not, chances are you ...
by Mark Hodgkinson
<i>Fedegraphica </i>is a graphic biography that reveals the genius of Roger Federer through illuminating infographics <br> ...
Completely Revised and Updated Edition
by Chris Bowers
<p>This admired biography traces the rise of Roger Federer, from his first tentative strokes with a racket to legendary status, and perhaps even the title of greatest tennis player ever. It looks at his development as a sportsman and how he has ...eBook
by Freddie Spencer
<p><em>Feel</em> is the story of how a small-time boy from humble beginnings in Louisiana rose to the pantheon of greats, to win the 500cc and 250cc GP Championship in the same year – an historic achievement over three decades ago which has ...eBook
by Nick Hornby
For many people watching football is mere entertainment; to some it's more like a ritual; but to others, its highs and lows provide a narrative to life itself. For Nick Hornby's devotion to the game has provided one of the few constants in a ...
by Andy Lee & Niall Kelly
<p>An epic and moving journey, from the backstreets of London and Limerick to the summit of the world’s most unforgiving sport.</p> <p>In 2005, at the age of twenty, Andy Lee left Ireland to make it in the harsh world of professional boxing. ...eBook
by Dustin Fletcher
<i>Dustin Fletcher is the most watched AFL footballer of all time</i> For 23 seasons, more than 20 million fans have piled into stadiums all over the country to see 'Fletch' play over 400 games for his beloved Essendon Bombers on the way to ...
by Carl Fogarty
<p>Winner of 72 professional motorcycle races around the world and now a bestselling author, Carl Fogarty has been photographed more than most. This illustrated celebration of all his race victories provides a vivid reminder of the colour and ...eBook
Uncovering the Dirty Deals Behind the Beautiful Game
by Rafael Buschmann & Michael Wulzinger
<p><strong>One anonymous football fan.</strong></p> <p><strong>18.6 million confidential documents.</strong></p> <p><strong>This is the explosive story of the biggest leak in sporting history, and the shady underworld of modern ...eBook
by Phil Tagell
Phil Tagell is an ordinary footy fan and grass-roots volunteer who stood up for an injured player denied the aid of the stretcher when he was accidentally knocked unconscious in an under 18 practice game in early 2009. For his efforts, he was ...eBook