The incomparable range of sports books produced by Pitch Publishing over the past few years has ensured theyÕve secured a place as one of the UKÕs leading publishers of sporting material.
From the unashamedly nostalgic Got, Not Got and the thought-provoking If Only: An Alternative History of the Beautiful Game, to Andrew MurtaghÕs superbly-written Gentleman and a Player, Pitch Publishing are always likely to come up with something different. Take a look at their current range:
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It helps that Stuart Barnes is a terrific writer, one capable of echoing perfectly in print that laid-back, intelligent, let’s-have-a-beer-and-discuss-it character we hear so clearly when listening to him commentate on international rugby matches.
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The observations of football fans might have been less robust than they are today when MOTD, introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme, made its debut on our screens in August 1964. Then, only a single match was deemed the day’s best, but it’s fair to say that in the intervening half century both the televised fixtures as well as the production itself have provided more talking points than any other broadcast sport. (read review)
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Sports book of the Year
You’ve probably heard about the title that won
this award, but how about the other five nominees? They’re
all a good read and they’re all here.
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All time greats
It may seem as though sports books are a new phenomenon
or limited solely to autobiographies, but this is not
the case. There have been a number of classic sports titles
over the years, a selection of which we have chosen here.
The top 10
This list is regularly updated, designed to save you
time and money visiting the High Street to try and find
which sports books are currently in the top 10. A mug’s
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