556 books (28 pages) in this category
by Rio Ferdinand
Rio Ferdinand is one of the finest footballers of his generation - a born winner and one of the game's greatest stoppers. Full of outstanding stories and forthright opinions, #2Sides sees Rio reflect on his unique rise to the top of the game: - ...eBook
My World Cup Story
by Bobby Charlton
<p><b>Fifty years on, a legend remembers.</b></p><p>In 1966 England won the World Cup at Wembley. Sir Bobby Charlton, England’s greatest ever player, was there on the pitch. Now, fifty years on, Sir Bobby looks back on the most glorious moment ...eBook
The Quest to Break the Four Minute Mile
by John Bryant
The years 1953-4 were marked by the conquests of two unattainable peaks - Mount Everest and the Four Minute Mile. But the dream of setting a new track record for this distance started as early as the 1880s, by the American Lon Myers, a ...eBook
by Ed Henry
Jackie Robinson, Branch Rickey, and the hidden hand of God that changed history Journalist and baseball lover Ed Henry reveals for the first time the backstory of faith that guided Jackie Robinson into not only the baseball record books but the ...
1 Cornishman climbing the highest mountains on each continent
by Ed Buckingham
Most of us can watch an old episode of the holiday programme Wish You Were Here without it having the life-changing effect that it had on postman Edward Buckingham. For Ed, a young man from humble origins in Cornwall, the draw of Kilimanjaro andeBook
by A B de Villiers
"AB has become the most valuable cricketer on the planet" - Adam Gilchrist AB de Villiers is one of the finest batsmen ever to play cricket, and yet his achievement extends beyond his outrageous armoury of drives, pulls, paddles, ...
by A B de Villiers
<p>"AB has become the most valuable cricketer on the planet" - Adam Gilchrist</p><p>AB de Villiers is one of the finest batsmen ever to play cricket, and yet his achievement extends beyond his outrageous armoury of drives, pulls, paddles, scoopseBook
by Ian Wright
by Arnold Palmer
While other golfers have won more tournaments than Arnold Palmer has, no one has won more fans around the world and no player has had a bigger impact on the sport. In fact, Palmer is considered by many to be the most important golfer in history.
A World Champion's Journey
by Chrissie Wellington
Chrissie Wellington is the world-record holder for ironman-distance triathlon. ...
by Matthew Pinsent
With his last-gasp victory as part of the Great British coxless four team at the Athens Olympics, Matthew Pinsent clinched an historic fourth Olympic Gold to add to the three already won with his legendary rowing partner Steve Redgrave. In an ...eBook
by A B de Villiers
<p>'AB has become the most valuable cricketer on the planet' Adam Gilchrist</p><p>AB de Villiers is one of the finest batsmen ever to play cricket, and yet his achievement extends beyond his outrageous armoury of drives, pulls, paddles, scoops ...eBook
by Chris Dunning
Chris Dunning overcame the after-effects of polio to win some of the world's biggest ocean racing competitions, including captaining the British Admiral Cup team to victory in 1977. Throughout his life, Chris has suffered the slings and arrows ...eBook
by Alan Buckley
Alan Buckley has managed five football clubs over four decades and more than 1000 matches, putting him amongst the elite in the game. Alan Buckley: Pass and Move – My Story reveals his entire story, including the beginning of his career at ...eBook
by Tony Matthews
Alan Shearer OBE (born 13 August 1970) is an English footballer whose prowess saw him score a hat-trick in his professional debut in 1988 while playing for Southhampton. Leaving Southhampton in 1992, Shearer went on to play as a striker for ...eBook
by Alex Ferguson
The Forgotten Fight That Inspired Mixed Martial Arts and Launched Sports Entertainment
by Josh Gross
Inoki can use his bare fists. He can use karate. This is serious. Theres $10 million involved. I wouldnt pull a fraud on the public. This is real. Theres no plan. The blood. The holds. The pain. Everything is going to be real. Im not here in ...
The Story of LeBron James and the 2016 NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers
by Vince McKee
The True Story of the Man Who Fought the Sharks, Waves, and Weather of the Pacific and Won
by Gerard d'Aboville
The incredible story of one man's heroic battle against almost impossible odds, Alone tells of d'Aboville's mission to row across the Pacific Ocean. "A gripping story not just of physical endurance but of mental and spiritual ...
by Francis Chichester
<p><i>I had no money, could get no floats, my navigation was uncertain, plane inadequate.</i></p><p>A true story filled with danger, adventure and achievement, Alone Over The Tasman Sea is Sir Francis Chichester's telling of his 1931 seaplane ...eBook