862 books (44 pages) in this category
by Dean Jones
Advice from the greats! Here in one place is a collection of cricket tips covering batting, bowling, fielding, wicket-keeping, strategy, mindset, tactics, fitness, and diet. All accompanied by brilliant illustrations by award-winning cartoonist ...
by Joe Gorman
In <i>The Death and Life of Australian Soccer</i>, Joe Gorman chronicles the rise and fall of Australia's first national football competition. Drawing on archival research and numerous interviews, he reveals the sport's vibrant multicultural ...
by R&A Championships Limited
An Insider's Account of Cricket South Africa and the IPL Bonus Saga
by Mtutuzeli Nyoka
Mtutuzeli Nyoka grew up loving and playing the game of cricket. In 2008, he was appointed as the president of Cricket South Africa (CSA), a position he held until October 2011 when, after a protracted battle with the CSA board, he was dismissed.eBook
by Brian Howell
This book briefly examines the history of the Denver Nuggets basketball team. ...
by David Whish-Wilson
'The State is divided. It's not life or death, it's more important.' So says a poster on Dennis Cometti's wall - and that's what David Whish-Wilson and Sean Gorman found when they interviewed 40 fans of the West Coast Eagles and the Fremantle ...
by Ian Hawkey
<p>'Better than Pele' - <strong>Diego Maradona</strong></p> <p>'One of the greatest footballers ever.' - <strong>Sir Alex Ferguson</strong></p> <p>Pele, Best and Maradona everyone has heard of, but to the true football cognoscenti Alfredo Di ...eBook
Football, Fashion and Funk – The Story of Laurie Cunningham
by Dermot Kavanagh
<p><strong>Shortlisted for Biography of the Year at the British Sports Book Awards</strong></p> <p>When Laurie Cunningham played for England in an under-21s match against Scotland in 1977, he became the first black footballer to represent ...eBook
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
A Glossary of Football Words and Phrases from Around the World
by Tom Williams
<p><strong>'At last, the definitive guide to football phraseology across the world... Sparky and very funny.'<br /> Paul Hayward, <em>Daily Telegraph</em></strong></p> <p>**<em>''<em>Amusing and informative in equal measure.'</em></em><br ...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
<i>Don'ts for Husbands</i> and <i>Don'ts for Wives</i> were republished by A+C Black in 2007 and have sold more than one million copies to date. The advice contained in <i>Don'ts for Cricketers</i> was originally printed in 1888 and 1906 and ...
by Daniel Geey
<b><br> Insightful, enlightening and thought-provoking, leading Premier League lawyer Daniel Geey lifts the lid on the inner workings of modern football. </b><br>Whether it is a manager being sacked, the signing of a new star player, television ...
An Insider's Guide to Football Contracts, Multi-Million Pound Transfers and Premier League Big Business
by Daniel Geey
<p><strong>Insightful, enlightening and thought-provoking, leading Premier League lawyer Daniel Geey lifts the lid on the inner workings of modern football.</strong></p> <p>Whether it is a manager being sacked, the signing of a new star player,eBook
A Spurs Fan's View of the Last 55 Years
by Harry Harris
<p>Fleet Street legend Harry Harris, who has written some 78 best-selling football books, gives a fan’s eye view of life as a Spurs supporter for 65 years with unique insights into the players, managers and personalities who have shaped the ...eBook
by Jo Stanley
<p>On the footy field, good friends Rainbow and Hanh work together as a superhero duo. Coach Shawna must choose a new captain for the Flyers and everyone knows that Hanh and Rainbow will lead the team. But which girl will become captain, and ...eBook
The story of the last timeless Test
by John Lazenby
<p>Cricket matches didn't always top out at five days, regardless of a result or not – they used to be 'timeless', with play continuing until one team won, no matter how many days that took.</p> <p>The last of these – which took place in DurbaneBook
by Boria Majumdar
Eleven Gods and a Billion Indians takes you behind the scenes of India's most popular sport-going from early tours in 1886 to the more contemporary IPL, offering a complete understanding of the evolution of the game both on and off the field. ...
Officiating in the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A
by Tom Webb
<p>Soccer is undeniably the most popular sport in the world. While we know much about its high-profile players and their increasing wealth and global influence, we know little about referees and the ways in which refereeing has changed ...eBook
Logan of Matjiesfontein
by Dean Allen
<p>Cecil John Rhodes once said he had only met two creators in South Africa: himself and James Douglas Logan, the Scottish-born founder of Matjiesfontein. Logan immigrated to South Africa in 1877 at the age of nineteen and almost immediately ...eBook