The Telegraph Sports Book Awards is the major annual promotion for sports writing and publishing, the awards exist to highlight the most outstanding sports books of the previous calendar year, to showcase their merits and to enhance their reputation and profile.
Autobiography of the Year
Pinsent Masons International Autobiography of the Year
Biography of the Year
The Heartaches Cricket Book of the Year
CLOC Football Book of the Year
Rugby Book of the Year
Vaaru Cycling Book of the Year
Illustrated Book of the Year
General Outstanding Book of the Year
Children’s Sports Book of the Year, in partnership with National Literacy Trust
Autobiography of the Year shortlist announced – 27th May 2020
All shortlists categories announced – 17th June 2020
The Telegraph Sports Book Awards digital announcement – 15th July 2020
See our note on recent updates to the campaign here.
Telegraph Sports Book Awards winners to be announced virtually on July 15th!
May 27, 2020
The Sports Book Awards confirm new schedule for 2020 campaign, with online winners announcement to replace the traditional celebration at Lords Cricket Ground! The Directors of The Telegraph Sports Book Awards recently made the difficult decision to …MORE
Autobiography of the Year 2020 Shortlist Announced!
May 27, 2020
Autobiography of the Year shortlist announced for The Telegraph Sports Book Awards 2020 Tyson Fury and Ben Stokes among those shortlisted for prestigious annual award Tyson Fury’s BEHIND THE MASK and Ben Stokes ON FIRE head a strong list of nominees …MORE
The Telegraph Sports Book Awards CLOC Football Book of the Year 2020 Longlist Launch, in Association with the FWA
March 23, 2020
The most diverse Football longlist to date, as a nostalgia for past glories and greats are pitted against the modern-day managerial master, Pep Guardiola, and an insightful analysis into the growth of Women’s football The 2020 Telegraph Sports Book A …MORE
The National Literacy Trust & The Telegraph Sports Book Awards launch their charity partnership with an event at BT Sport
February 18, 2020
The National Literacy Trust & The Telegraph Sports Book Awards launch their charity partnership with an event at BT Sport with longlisted footballers Gary Lineker & Michael Owen, and a group of lucky schoolchildren. Children’s Sports Books to …MORE