Luke G. Williams
- Biography of the Year – Shortlisted
Luke G. Williams has been a journalist and writer for 15 years. He co-wrote Masters of the Baize (Mainstream Publishing, 2005), which examined the careers of world snooker champions. On publication the book received highly favourable reviews, being named ‘Book of the Week’ by both The Sunday Times and The Independent.
Masters of the Baize was re-printed, revised and updated in 2006. Luke has also worked as a full-time staff writer for www.uefa.com; www.sportal.com; and www.euro2000.com; while his freelance work has been published in various outlets including The Guardian, Sunday Express, Snooker Scene and 007 Magazine.
He has appeared on BBC Radio Five Live and BBC Radio London among many others. Luke maintains the boxing blog www.boxianajournal.blogspot.co.uk; and has many contacts in the worlds of journalism, boxing and sports media.