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The most popular Biography: sport books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Autobiography: The Sunday Times Bestseller
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Robbie Fowler: My Life In Football: Goals, Glory & The Lessons I've Learnt
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Unknown Kimi Raikkonen
The authorised biography of cult hero Finnish Formula One world champion Kimi Raikkoenen - the closest thing we'll ever get to his autobiography.
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Shut up Legs!: My Wild Ride On and Off the Bike
Push until it hurts, then push some moreEven by the standards of a sport that requires enormous stamina and capacity for suffering, Jens Voigt is in a class on his own. Beloved by cycling fans for his madcap one-man breakaways as much as his sense of humour and quotable catchphrases, Jens is one of the most popular personalities in cycling.
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On Fire: My Story of England's Summer to Remember
Ben Stokes tells the story of England's electrifying first ever Cricket World Cup triumph, as well as this summer's momentous Ashes Test series, in the ultimate insider's account of the most nerve-shredding but riveting three-and-a-half months in English cricket history.
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George Best: A Memoir: A unique biography of a football icon: The Perfect Gift for Football Fans
A unique biography of football icon, George Best, written by journalist and broadcaster, Michael Parkinson
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How I Became The Fittest Woman On Earth: My Story So Far
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Life of Senna
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Heads Up: My Life Story
The memoir of former Leicester, Arsenal and England footballer, Alan Smith.
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No Is a Four-Letter Word: How I Failed Spelling But Succeeded in Life
The 20 principles by which pro-wrestler, international touring musician, actor and bestselling author Chris Jericho got to the top in so many different fields.
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How to Be a Footballer
'Very funny on almost every page, wonderfully self-deprecating and very sharp on the ludicrous behaviour of the modern player' - Sunday Times 'The funniest man in British sport' - MetroFeatured on BBC Radio 2 with Chris Evans You become a footballer because you love football.
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Three Kings
Three of the greatest football clubs: Celtic, Liverpool and Manchester United. Their three greatest managers: Jock Stein, Bill Shankly and Matt Busby.
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Behind the Mask: My Autobiography
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Sean Cavanagh: The Obsession: My Autobiography
The compelling and searingly honest autobiography of one of Gaelic football's all-time greats.
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World According to Doddie: An A-Z of Life and how to Live it
Doddie Weir is much-loved as an after-dinner speaker, fundraiser and allround legend. Here is a brilliant, life-affirming collection of his bons mots!
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How Not to Be a Professional Racing Driver
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Reboot: My Life, My Time
Legendary striker Michael Owen's career divides opinion among fans and his honest new autobiography will see him set the record straight once and for all. It promises to make for an explosive read and will be one of the most talked about football books of the year.
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Pride and Passion: My Autobiography
The definitive autobiography of the legendary rugby coach who has led Wales to three Grand Slams, four Six Nations titles, two World Cup semi-finals, and master-minded two hugely successful southern hemisphere tours at the helm of the British and Irish Lions.
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Klopp: Bring the Noise
The definitive insight into the man behind Liverpool's Champions League 2019 victoryJurgen Klopp was confirmed as manager of Liverpool FC in October 2015 to a rapturous reception.
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My Life in Football: The Autobiography
The autobiography of the iconic, hugely influential and well-loved former English football player and manager.
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Unbeaten: The Triumphs and Tragedies of Rocky Marciano
The biography of Rocky Marciano, the only undefeated heavyweight champion of the world, and inspiration behind Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa.
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Ordinary Joe
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Game of Two Halves: Famous Football Fans Meet Their Heroes
An anthology pairing the biggest names in football with their celebrity fans for a series of revelatory interviews, with forewords by Raheem Sterling and Gary Lineker, to raise funds for refugees.
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Running Free: The Autobiography
The autobiography of the first man ever to sail non-stop single-handedly round the world, one of the planet great adventurers
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Rugby: Talking A Good Game: The Perfect Gift for Rugby Fans
The autobiography of legendary rugby commentator Ian Robertson
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F2: Ultimate Footballer: BECOME THE PERFECT FOOTBALLER WITH THE F2'S NEW BOOK!: (Skills Book 4)
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No Spin: My Autobiography
`My story, without the spin.'From the start of his glittering career in 1992, to his official retirement from all formats of the game in 2013, Shane Warne has long desired to tell his incredible story without compromise.
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Behind Closed Doors: Life, Laughs and Football
22 players chase a ball for 90 minutes, and at the end the Germans always win.' This book is inspired by the stories Danny and I have shared with each other about what life in football is really like: in the dressing room, in the commentary box, on the pitch and - with the appropriate pixellation - in the showers afterwards.
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Rise of the Ultra Runners: A Journey to the Edge of Human Endurance
But is it an antidote to modern life, or a symptom of a modern illness?Adharanand Finn travelled to the heart of the sport to find out - and to see if could become an ultra runner himself.
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I'm Champion, Call Me Bob: My Story
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Boy in the Water
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Showboat: The Life of Kobe Bryant
The definitive biography of global superstar and basketball icon Kobe Bryant
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My Name'5 DODDIE: The Autobiography
MY NAME'5 DODDIE is a humbling, courageous and very funny celebration of a remarkable life being lived to the max. And with a brand new update, this is an absolute must-read - rugby fan or not.
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Scudamores: Three of a Kind
Three generations of a racing dynasty give their take on life in and out of the saddle.
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Banksy: The Autobiography of an English Football Hero
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Heart of Dart-ness: Bullseyes, Boozers and Modern Britain
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Parrish Times: My Life as a Racer
The rip-roaring autobiography of Steve Parrish, champion motorcyclist, truck racer and motorsport commentator.
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Touched By God: How We Won the Mexico '86 World Cup
Over thirty years on from the magic of the '86 Mexico World Cup, Diego Maradona reveals, for the first time, the untold stories behind that one-of-a-kind championship.
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At Home with Muhammad Ali: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Forgiveness
From the daughter of Muhammad Ali comes an intimate portrait of the heavyweight boxing champion and a final love letter from a daughter to her father.
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Mind Over Batter
From mental strength to mental health - how cricket exposes and challenge the mind like no other sport.
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My Brother, Muhammad Ali: The Definitive Biography of the Greatest of All Time
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Blood Horses
One evening late in his life, veteran sportswriter Mike Sullivan was asked by his son what he remembered best from his three decades in the press box. The result is Blood Horses, a wise, humorous and often beautiful memoir exploring the relationship between man and horse and the relationship between a sportswriter's son and his late father.
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Suddenly A Footballer: My Story
One of the finest players in the Premier League, Juan Mata tells the inside story of life at Manchester United, as well as reliving his childhood and recalling his glory years with Chelsea and Spain.
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Monty Panesar: The Full Monty
Monty, a hugely popular figure both on and off the pitch, reveals for the first time the highs and lows of international cricket, including his struggle with mental health.
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Pele: The Autobiography
The SUNDAY TIMES number 1 bestseller -- the extraordinary life story of the greatest footballer ever to play the game.
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Meat Eater
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Mental: Bad Behaviour, Ugly Truths and the Beautiful Game
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Winning Formula: Leadership, Strategy and Motivation The F1 Way
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First
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Running with Sherman: The Donkey Who Survived Against All Odds and Raced Like a Champion