Sports Entertainment Book of the Year


The Champ & The Chump by James McNicholas

The Champ & The Chump

Two Men. Same Family. Two Very Different Stories.

By James McNicholas

A heart-warming, hilarious true story about fighting and family, based on the acclaimed stage show. After Terry’s death, James is reflective, comparing his story of underachievement against that of his world champ grandad.

When diagnosed with a mysterious neurological condition, James and Terry’s story collide, suddenly taking on a far more important significance altogether.

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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
Eighty at Eighty by Sir Geoff Hurst