622 books (32 pages) in this category
My World Cup Story
by Bobby Charlton
<p><strong>Fifty years on, a legend remembers.</strong></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, half a century on, Sir Bobby looks back on the most ...eBook
The Quest to Break the Four Minute Mile
by John Bryant
<p>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
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 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 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 ...
One Man’s Voyage in Pursuit of Freedom
by Martyn Murray
Martyn Murray was finding modern life, with all its restrictions and controls, suffocating. Following years of soul-searching, his father’s death triggered him into opening the old logbooks and charts to retrace the sailing trips they had once ...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
How Triathlon Ruined My Life
by Martyn Brunt
The heart-rending story of one of Britain's top mediocre sportsmen, charting his dizzying rise from fleshy weekend golfer to bony weekend triathlete. ...
by Matt Oldfield
<p><b>Meet Sergio Agüero, Ultimate Football Hero. . .</b></p><p><i>'Balotelli...Agüerooooo! I swear you'll never see anything like this ever again!'</i></p><p><i>Agüero</i>is the tale of the boy who would go on to re-write football history ...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
<p>“Inoki can use his bare fists. He can use karate. This is serious. There’s $10 million involved. I wouldn’t pull a fraud on the public. This is real. There’s no plan. The blood. The holds. The pain. Everything is going to be real. I’m not ...
by Jonathan Eig
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The Story of LeBron James and the 2016 NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers
by Vince McKee
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