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Spencer FC Gamechanger
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Be on the ball with this game-changing footy favouriteAlright, mate, how's it going? Believe it or not, I haven't always been football mad. But then F...
My turn
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'I knew nothing about football before knowing Cruyff.' Pep GuardiolaJohan Cruyff is widely regarded as one of the greatest players in football history...

Neymar
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Meet Neymar - Ultimate Football Hero. 'As Neymar Jr made the long walk to the penalty spot, he knew this was his chance, the one that he had dr...
Jenson Button
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LONGLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2018 This is my life, not the stuff you've seen, but the things you haven't. This is my child...

A boy in the water
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**Winner of the William Hill 2018 Sports Book of the Year Award**A Sunday Times Book of the Year and Telegraph Best Book of 2018'Extraordinary' Clare ...
Road racer
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THE SUNDAY TIMES NUMBER-ONE BESTSELLER.Michael Dunlop is quite simply the greatest road racer on the planet. Brother of William, also an accomplished ...

Seventy-seven
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Andy Murray is one of Britain's best loved athletes. On the 7th July 2013 he became the first British man to lift the Wimbledon trophy for 77 years. H...
Jonny
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Jonny Wilkinson's career has crossed three decades and four World Cups. He has accumulated phenomenal achievements, world points records, an impressiv...

Arlott, Swanton and the soul of English cricket
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A fascinating account of how two BBC broadcasters battled for the soul of English cricket during a time of great social change For more than a quarte...
Aguero
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Meet Sergio Agüero, Ultimate Football Hero. . . 'Balotelli...Agüerooooo! I swear you'll never see anything like this ever again!' Agüer...

Guy Martin - worms to catch
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'I was never going to sleep in and take it easy, there were worms to catch.'In August 2015 Guy Martin crashed out of the lead of an Ulster Grand Prix ...
I am Zlatan Ibrahimovi?c
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I AM ZLATAN - the explosive, critically-acclaimed memoir of Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic, one of the world's most gifted and controversia...

Tiger Woods
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2018THE OBSERVER BOOK OF THE YEAR 'A rattling read... Superbly written' Derek Lawrenson, Dail...
Coutinho
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Meet Philippe Coutinho, Ultimate Football Hero. 'Philippe took a deep breath, shut his eyes and listened to the Anfield roar. The Liverpool sta...

Valentino Rossi
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From the day he was born into a racing family on February 16, 1979, Rossi was destined for racing greatness. Rossi started his international racing ca...
Zidane
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Get inside the mind of football's most enigmatic icon'Zidane is the master' PeleOne of modern football's most brilliant players - and one of its most ...

What I talk about when I talk about running
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In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, Murakami began running to keep fit. A year later, he'd completed a solo course from At...
Fedegraphica
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UPDATED EDITION Roger Federer's incredible 2017 comeback - which saw him winning Grand Slams in his mid-thirties and reaching new heights most had th...

W.G. Grace
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The achievements of the great Victorian cricketer continue to fascinate. Even a hundred years after his death he is still widely written about, not le...
Richie
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Following Richie Benaud's death in April 2015, two of Australia's finest sports writers, Norman Tasker and Ian Heads, set off on a search for the real Richie: a man who graced the lives of many for more than six decades - first as an outstanding all-rounder and great captain, and then as cricket's greatest TV commentator.

Brendon McCullum - declared
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McCullum has heroic status; Explosive content; Exceptionally written
Driven
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Formula One is speed, glamour, danger - and eye-watering wealth. Driven: The Men Who Made Formula One tells how a small group of extraordinary men tra...

Leap in
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'Remarkable' Observer'A joy to read' Daily Telegraph'Soaringly beautiful' Sunday Times Magazine'Genuine and persuasive' GuardianAlexandra Heminsley th...
Sailing the dream
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Robin Knox-Johnston said it could be suicidal. The head of the Royal Yachting Association told him not to go. Mike Perham ignored them and in August 2...

Mr Unbelievable!
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High jinx and japes from Soccer Saturday's roving reporter extraordinaire, Chris Kammy Kamara, whose boyish enthusiasm and often baffling, at-the-gr...
Slobberknocker
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The Wrestling Biography You've Been Waiting For!There are few people who have been in the wrestling business longer than Jim Ross. And those who have ...

Sir Matt Busby
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The Man Who Made A Football ClubSir Matt Busby, who took Manchester United to unprecedented glory before seeing the club through profound tragedy, cre...
Bale
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Meet bale - Ultimate Football Hero. . . 'And then came the moment Gareth had been waiting for. He'd imagined it so many times. The President of ...

Connie
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Winner of the MCC Book of the Year AwardHis father was a first-class cricketer, his grandfather was a slave.Born in rural Trinidad in 1901, Learie Con...
The art of putting
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Learn to putt . . . perfectly 'How to never miss a 4ft putt . . . ever. The perfect putting method' GQ Magazine________________ Learn how to master th...

Undisputed truth
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One of the most talked-about and bestselling books of last year, this is the no-holds-barred autobiography of a sporting legend driven to the brink of...
Over and out
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Shortlisted for Cricket Book of the Year at the British Sports Book AwardsFor over half a century, Henry Blofeld has conveyed his unfailing enthusias...

Waterlog
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Roger Deakin set out in 1996 to swim through the British Isles. The result a uniquely personal view of an island race and a people with a deep affinit...
Jenson Button
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LONGLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2018 Jenson Button is one of the greatest racing drivers of his generation. His seventeen yea...

A life without limits
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Chrissie Wellington is the world's No 1 female Ironman triathlete, a four times World Champion, having recently won the her fourth title in October 20...
Zidane
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Meet Zindedine Zidane, Classic Football Hero. 'In the first minute, Zidane used his strength to hold off two Brazilian midfielders and then backhe...

Thinking out loud
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THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER'A lacerating account ... painful but necessary' EVENING STANDARD'Beautiful & significant ... Tackles grief wit...
A clear blue sky
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THE SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR Daily MailAs a young boy of eight, Jonny Bairstow was dealt a cruel blow. His father David 'Bluey' Bairstow, the combative...

One man's Everest
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Kenton Cool is the finest alpine climber of this generation. His accomplishments are staggering. He has summited Everest twelve times. He is the first...
Remembering Richie
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A tribute to Richie Benaud and a celebration of his life.Remembering Richie is a compilation of the very best writing from Richie's books, along with ...

Gooch
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'The greatest Gaelic footballer of all time.' Pat SpillaneWhen Colm Cooper retired from inter-county football in 2017, he left behind a remarkable leg...
Anquetil, alone
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Shortlisted for the Sports Book Awards 2018 for Biography of the Year and Cycling Book of the Year There are things he does alone, and things that h...

Believe
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At London 2012, Nicola Adams made history when she became the first woman ever to win an Olympic Gold medal for boxing. In Rio 2016, with the nation c...
Bob McIntyre
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This book tells the story of Bob McIntyre, the man who never actually won a world championship, but certainly deserved to. The in-depth account of his career focuses on the bikes and the races, but also provides an insight into Bob's life away from the track.

Life in a jungle
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Bruce Grobbelaar is the most decorated goalkeeper in Liverpool FC's 125-year history. And yet, question marks have followed him around; question marks about his goalkeeping suitability after arriving on Merseyside; question marks about his integrity after match fixing allegations were laid against him. Here, Grobbelaar takes you to Africa, where no
The choice
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BGE Irish Sports Book of the Year and eir Sports Book of the Year In The Choice Dubs star Philly McMahon shares the deeply personal story of his brot...

On cricket
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A TIMES SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR'A treasure of recollections and reactions, talking heroes, controversies and big themes' i paper'Brearley is at his be...
King of the world
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With an introduction by Salman Rushdie and an afterword by the author.It was the night of February 25, 1964. A cloud of cigar smoke drifted through th...

The Secret Cyclist
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Who is The Secret Cyclist and why all the secrecy? Every public aspect of our lives is so tightly controlled that being truly honest is all but imposs...
F2 world class
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What does it take to get to the very top - to become truly 'World Class'? We are The F2 and we're going to show you what separates the Messis from the...