Ladbrokes odds for the British Sports Book Awards, shortlist for Best Sports Book retailer and Sky Sports schedule announced.

May 9, 2012

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With just less than two weeks until the 10th annual British Sports Book Awards ceremony Ladbrokes announce their odds for the biography category making ‘Racing Through the Dark: The Fall and Rise of David Millar’ favourite so far.

A Life Too Short: The Tragedy of Robert Enke by Ronald Reng (Yellow Jersey) 5/1

Engage: The Fall and Rise of Matt Hampson by Paul Kimmage (Simon & Schuster) 4/1

How Not To Be A Professional Footballer by Paul Merson (HarperSport) 14/1

Jonny: My Autobiography by Jonny Wilkinson (Headline) 5/1

Racing Through the Dark: The Fall and Rise of David Millar by David Millar (Orion) 3/1

Red: My Autobiography by Gary Neville (Bantam Press) 6/1

Taking A Punt On My Life by Willie Thorne (Vision Sports Publishing) 20/1

The Breaks Are Off by Graeme Swann (Hodder & Stoughton) 7/1

Ladbrokes – ‘The odds suggest it’s closer this year than ever before. We can’t rule out a single book – including the outsiders.’
The retailers shortlisted and in the running for Sports Books Retailer of the Year are also announced:

Amazon.co.uk
Foyles
Waterstones
WHSmith

The !0th annual British Sports Book Awards will be held at The Savoy Hotel, London on Monday 21st May. For the first time in the awards history the event will be filmed and a 30 minute highlights programme will be broadcast across Sky Sports TV throughout the weekend of 25th/26th May.

25/05/12 18:30 Sky Sports 4 Digital Sky Sports 4 HD
25/05/12 21:00 Sky Sports 3 Digital Sky Sports 3 HD
26/05/12 02:00 Sky Sports 3 Digital Sky Sports 3 HD
26/05/12 07:00 Sky Sports 3 Digital Sky Sports 3 HD
26/05/12 10:00 Sky Sports 2 Digital Sky Sports 2 HD