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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Though not a giant forward, Gareth Thomas enjoyed an accomplished playing career that saw him captain Wales and the British & Irish Lions. His international career spanned twelve years, a period during which this teak-tough man of Bridgend won 100 Welsh caps and scored forty tries, including the longest-ever interception try (of more than 90 yards) ever seen at the old Arms Park.
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What you're able to draw on here are 60 articles that have been written over the course of a decade. There is no shortage of experience and anecdote. From turning professional in 1998, Slotboom has witnessed the advent of online poker, the bourgeoning popularity of short handed games and a shift to more loose-aggressive play and he embraces these developments... (read review)
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All time greats
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