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Apart form its current publications, John Blake Publishing has a sizeable back list of acclaimed sporting titles. These include biographies of stars such as Roger Federer, WG Grace, Fernando Torres and Frankie Dettori. For more information, visit www.blake.co.uk



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The Bolt Supremacy: Inside Jamaica’s Sprint Factory By Richard Moore

Release date: 23rd July, 2015
Publisher: Yellow Jersey Press

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Doping is an area in which Moore has form, a status which qualifies him to assert, correctly, in The Bolt Supremacy, that the greater the sports-loving public’s distance from an athlete, or a group of them, the easier it is to form an entrenched opinion regarding his, or their, propensity to cheat. (read review)

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The Ugly Game The Qatari Plot to Buy the World Cup By Heidi Blake & Jonathan Calvert

Release date: 28th April, 2015
Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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As FIFA reels from accusations of corruption, bribery and racketeering, The Ugly Game explains just how the World Cup bidding process has made some FIFA officials very rich men... (read review)



Poker Book Reviews

New to the site is a poker book reviews section, expect lots of reviews to be added over the next few days.

The rules of poker by Lou Krieger and Sheree Bykofsky

Release date: 30th March, 2007
Publisher: Stuart (Lyle)

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Players would be foolish to assume they know every one of poker's rules and the beauty of this particular tome is it's small enough to fit inside a jacket pocket. This means it may be produced with a flourish just as arguments are becoming heated... (read review)



Competition

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Alpe D’Huez: Cycling’s Greatest Climb By Peter Cossins

Release date: 14th June, 2015
Publisher: Aurum

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We have a copy of Alpe D’Huez to give away. To win this prize, answer the following question: Who won stage 20 of this year’s Tour de France – which finished at Alpe D’Huez? Send your answers to comps@sportsbookofthemonth.com before the closing date of 7th August 2015. (read review)

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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.



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