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The most popular Biography: sport books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Robbie Fowler: My Life In Football: Goals, Glory & The Lessons I've Learnt
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Shut up Legs!: My Wild Ride On and Off the Bike
despite arguably spending more time at the front of the Tour de France than any other rider he has only worn the yellow jersey twice as his efforts have always been in the service of others.Jens embodies the best of cycling's qualities - loyalty to his team, sacrifice, and devotion to the sport.
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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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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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Heads Up: My Life Story
The memoir of former Leicester, Arsenal and England footballer, Alan Smith.
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How I Became The Fittest Woman On Earth: My Story So Far
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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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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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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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How to Be a Footballer
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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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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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I'm Champion, Call Me Bob: My Story
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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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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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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. No Spin is that very story.
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My Life and Rugby: The Autobiography
The autobiography of Eddie Jones, the England Rugby head coach and one of the most respected coaches in sport.
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Boy in the Water
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Behind Closed Doors: Life, Laughs and Football
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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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Banksy: The Autobiography of an English Football Hero
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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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Great Romantic: Cricket and the golden age of Neville Cardus - Winner of William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2019
An intimate and revealing portrait of the revolutionary journalist who changed sports reporting forever.
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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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Mind Over Batter
From mental strength to mental health - how cricket exposes and challenge the mind like no other sport.
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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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Behind the Mask: My Autobiography
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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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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.
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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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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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Mental: Bad Behaviour, Ugly Truths and the Beautiful Game
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F2: Ultimate Footballer: BECOME THE PERFECT FOOTBALLER WITH THE F2'S NEW BOOK!: (Skills Book 4)
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My Brother, Muhammad Ali: The Definitive Biography of the Greatest of All Time
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How Not to Be a Professional Racing Driver
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Ciao, Stirling: The Inside Story of a Motor Racing Legend
A glorious romp through the golden age of motor-racing evoking the glamour of the 1950s and 1960s, as well as an often-touching portrait of one of Britain's greatest sporting figures.
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Winning Formula: Leadership, Strategy and Motivation The F1 Way
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Ask A Footballer
Ever wondered what it's REALLY like to be a Premier League footballer?
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John Virgo: Say Goodnight, JV - My Autobiography
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Meat Eater
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Cristiano and Leo: The Race to Become the Greatest Football Player of All Time
The definitive account of the world-shaping rivalry between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi and their ongoing competition to be the greatest football player of all time.
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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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Villeneuve: His Untold Life from Berthierville to Zolder
Villeneuve sheds new light on the F1 legend through 48 illuminating interviews with his contemporaries and a stunning array of action and behind-the-scenes photographs, many previously unseen. Gilles Villeneuve, F1's last cavalier, lives on in the memories of his fans - his heritage all the more colourful thanks to Karoly Mehes' vivid tribute.
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Running with Sherman: The Donkey Who Survived Against All Odds and Raced Like a Champion
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Ordinary Joe
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I, Robot: How to Be a Footballer 2
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Machete and the Ghost: The true story behind the men behind the myth
Lelei Lelei Jnr (aka Machete) and Neil Turnbull (aka The Ghost) came from very different backgrounds but when they eventually found each other they became the 2nd five/centre combination that ruled world rugby.
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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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Raw Speed - The Autobiography of the Three-Times World Speedway Champion: The Perfect Christmas Gift for any Motorsport Fan
Double Speedway World Champion and former captain of the Great British speedway team, Tai Woffinden is one of the sport's biggest stars.