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No Way but to Fight George Foreman and the Business of Boxing By Andrew R. M. Smith

Release date: 11th January, 2020
Publisher: University of Texas Press

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Read the prologue to Andrew Smith’s excellent No Way but to Fight, a superbly-well researched account of George Foreman’s eventful life and you’re transported to Tinseltown. Suddenly, your inner movie director shouts ‘action’ and characters with names such as Jerry Perenchio, ‘Tex’ Rickard and ‘Doc’ Cairns come to life in a sweaty gym somewhere along Las Vegas’s ‘Strip’. (read review)

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The Ruhleben Football Association: How Steve Bloomer's Footballers Survived a First World War Prison Camp By Paul Brown

Release date: 19th February, 2020
Publisher: Goal Post

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Born in 1874, Derby County’s record goalscorer Steve Bloomer (291 goals in 473 matches) also made 23 England appearances, scoring 28 times, a phenomenal record which, if replicated today, would value him in stratospheric terms. Pride Park regulars are familiar with the pre-match anthem which remembers their prolific frontman and following publication of Paul Brown’s engrossing The Ruhleben Football Association , a wider audience will soon become familiar with Bloomer’s remarkable career, in particular the time he spent as a prisoner of war. (read review)



Competition

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The Medal Factory British Cycling and the Cost of Gold By Kenny Pryde

Release date: 22nd February, 2020
Publisher: Pursuit Books

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To win a copy of The Medal Factory, correctly answer the following question: In which year did Sir Bradley Wiggins win the Tour de France? Send your answers to comps@sportsbookofthemonth.com Good luck! (read review)

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