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    Remarkable Cricket Grounds by Brian Levison

    Remarkable Cricket Grounds showcases the most dazzling, comment-worthy and showstopping grounds across the world. From village green pitches to the biggest test venues, the highest, oldest, most northerly, most likely to get flooded and many more are c …

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    Running Beyond by Ian Corless

    Ian Corless has travelled across the globe to document the stunning beauty and incredible routes of some of the world’s most iconic ultra trails. From a hard, technical route through the Grand Canyon to the snow-capped peaks of Italy’s Dolomites, the p …

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    Sprinter Sacre: The Impossible Dream by Brough Scott

    Drawing on the unique resources of the Racing Post, including many previously unseen photos, an extraordinary tale is told of a racehorse whose incredible looks are, for once, matched by his achievements. Legendary status was already assured yet it was …

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    Chasing the Elements by Liv Williams

    Author Liv Williams meets professional extreme sports athletes to discuss the spirit and passions they possess for their sport and how the extremes of nature entice them to push their limits further. With in-depth interviews from the world of BMX, Surf …

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    Formula One: The Pursuit of Speed by Maurice Hamilton, Paul-Henri Cahier & Bernard Cahier

    The adrenaline-fueled, high-octane world of Formula One has created some of the greatest moments in sporting history. Its infamous circuits have played host to intense rivalries that have produced moments of tragedy and triumph that read like a film sc …

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