571 books (29 pages) in this category
My World Cup Story
by Bobby Charlton
<p><strong>Fifty years on, the ultimate football and World Cup legend Sir Bobby Charlton looks back on England’s greatest sporting triumph</strong></p> <p><strong>Wembley, 1966. England wins the World Cup to roars of a euphoric home ...eBook
by VVS Laxman
<p>A stylish batsman who could score against any kind of bowling, VVS Laxman played over a hundred Tests to aggregate more than 8,000 runs. Cricket fans still remember with awe game-changing knock of 281 against Australia in 2001 at Eden ...
The Quest to Break the Four Minute Mile
by John Bryant
<p><strong>"Ladies and gentlemen, here is the result of event nine, the one mile: first, #41, Roger Bannister ... with a time which will be a new English Native, British National, All-Comers, European, British Empire and World Record. The ...eBook
1 Cornishman climbing the highest mountains on each continent
by Ed Buckingham
<p>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 ...eBook
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, scoops and ...
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, ...eBook
by Neil Tovey & Ernest Landheer
<p>South Africans of all races remember the moment when Neil Tovey raised the Africa Cup of Nations trophy in 1996, with Nelson Mandela at his side wearing his number 9 jersey. It still represents South Africa’s greatest success in internationaleBook
by Jonny Bairstow
THE SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR Daily Mail As a young boy of eight, Jonny Bairstow was dealt a cruel blow. His father David ‘Bluey' Bairstow, the combative and very popular wicketkeeper and captain of Yorkshire, took his own life at the age ...
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 ...
A World Champion's Journey
by Chrissie Wellington
Road to Glory
by Jeremy Daniel
<p>‘AB hopped over the boundary rope and onto the field, grinning at the sight and sound of a packed Wanderers Stadium. He swung his bat from side to side and listened to the crowd roaring his name.’</p> <p>So begins the wonderfully ...eBook
Gold Medals, Grand Slams and Smashing Glass Ceilings
by Dylan Alcott
<p><strong>The incredible life of an astonishing athlete</strong></p> <p><strong>Dylan Alcott has never let his disability get in the way of what he wanted to achieve.</strong> His family treated him no differently to any other kid, and it was ...eBook
by Matt Oldfield
<p><strong>Meet Sergio Agüero, Ultimate Football Hero. . .</strong></p> <p><em>'Balotelli...Agüerooooo! I swear you'll never see anything like this ever again!'</em></p> <p><em>Agüero</em>is the tale of the boy who would go on to re-write ...eBook
by Alan Buckley
<p>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
<p>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
The autobiography of the legendary Manchester United manager
by Alex Ferguson
by Jonathan Eig
SHORTLISTED FOR THE WILLIAM HILL SPORTS BOOK OF THE YEAR PRIZE 2017. The most comprehensive and definitive biography of Muhammad Ali that has ever been published, based on more than 500 interviews with those who knew him best, with many ...
by Jonathan Eig
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by Francis Chichester
<p><em>I had no money, could get no floats, my navigation was uncertain, plane inadequate.</em></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 ...eBook
by David Gower
<p>As a cricketer, David Gower was famed for the elegance of his strokeplay as one of England's greatest batsmen and for his superb fielding. As a captain, he led his country to Ashes success, yet some queried his application because it all ...eBook