Sports Entertainment Book of the Year

SHORTLIST 2022

Eighty at Eighty by Sir Geoff Hurst

Eighty at Eighty

An A-Z of Masters from Ali to Zola

By Sir Geoff Hurst with Norman Giller

Sir Geoff Hurst is the only footballer in history to score a World Cup final hat-trick. To mark his 80th birthday, he has chosen the 80 sportsmen who have most inspired and motivated him. Sir Geoff has an in-depth knowledge of all the major sports and his A to Z reflects this, running from Ali to Zidane. The book is filled with surprising facts.

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The Champ & The Chump by James McNicholas
Ten to Win by Henry Blofeld
Not For Me Clive by Clive Tyldesley
How Not to Be a Cricketer by Phil Tufnell
Flats and Durders by David Flatman and Mark Durden-Smith