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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
5 months
𝘾𝘼𝙇𝙇𝙄𝙉𝙂 𝘼𝙇𝙇 𝘼𝙐𝙏𝙃𝙊𝙍𝙎... Entries are open for the 2024 William Hill Sports Book of the Year! 🏆📚 Entries close on Friday 30th August — get ahead and enter NOW. 🙌 You can submit your entry below. 👇 #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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The @WilliamHill 𝑺𝒑𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒔 𝑩𝒐𝒐𝒌 𝒐𝒇 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒀𝒆𝒂𝒓 𝑳𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 is here! 📢 From over 150 sports books entered, our reading panellists have whittled them down to reveal the top 1️⃣8️⃣ books that have made it into this year’s #WHSBOTY23 longlist 👇
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📖 Here's the @WilliamHill Sportsbook of the Year Longlist for 2020! 📖 🤔 WHO do you think will win the award this year?
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For a chance to join us at the William Hill Sports Book of the Year awards ceremony (incl. travel and accommodation), plus a signed copy of each book on the shortlist, give us a follow and like this tweet.
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📖 2021 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Shortlisted Title Too Many Reasons to Live by @Rob7Burrow The inspirational memoir from rugby league legend Rob Burrow on his extraordinary career and his battle with MND. @panmacmillan #WHSBOTY
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👏🏻 Congratulations to our winner for 2021. The winner of the @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year is Why We Kneel, How We Rise by Michael Holding. #WHSBOTY
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📖 The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee 📖 A Boy in the Water For the first time in #WHSBOTY history the award is shared between two winners
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🥁Our #WHSBOTY22 Longlist. After months of reading piles of entries from budding authors and established writers from across the sports world, this is our Reading Panellist’s top 15 books that are now in the running to become crowned #WHSBOTY22 Did your favourite make the top 15?
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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The result is in! Congratulations to @Andymcgra for his work 'Bird on the Wire'- the winner of the #WHSBOTY 2017
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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Former Olympic swimmer, @sharrond62 has dedicated herself to pioneering the fight for women’s sports. She spoke with @Mattm_Williams about the impact that her book, 𝑼𝒏𝒇𝒂𝒊𝒓 𝑷𝒍𝒂𝒚, may have on the landscape of women’s sports.
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🥁 Introducing the @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year 2021 Shortlist 👏 Congratulations to the 6 books on the list ❓ Who do you think will win? 🏆 Winner announced on December 2nd #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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The wait is over. We’re proud to present the 2023 @WilliamHill 𝑺𝒑𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒔 𝑩𝒐𝒐𝒌 𝒐𝒇 𝑻𝒉𝒆 𝒀𝒆𝒂𝒓 𝑨𝒘𝒂𝒓𝒅 𝒔𝒉𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 🏆𝑼𝒏𝒇𝒂𝒊𝒓 𝑷𝒍𝒂𝒚 🏆𝑮𝒐𝒐𝒅 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒂 𝑮𝒊𝒓𝒍 🏆𝑨𝒍𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒂 🏆𝑼𝒏𝒃𝒓𝒆𝒂𝒌𝒂𝒃𝒍𝒆 🏆𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒄𝒖𝒔𝒔𝒆𝒅 🏆𝑲𝒊𝒄𝒌 𝑻𝒉𝒆 𝑳𝒂𝒕𝒄𝒉
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For @sharrond62 , being nominated for the William Hill Sports Book of The Year is exciting and humbling! Here she speaks to @mattm_williams ahead of Thursday's award ceremony.
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🥁Introducing the 34th William Hill Sports Book of the Year... Beryl: In Search of Britain’s Greatest Athlete, Beryl Burton by @JWTelegraph 🏆🚴‍♀️
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This year we opened a public vote, asking you to decide which of our 2023 longlist was your favourite based on its book cover alone. After thousands of votes, we can announce the ‘Judge a Book by its Cover’ winner is… 📚 Unfair Play by @sharrond62
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#ICYMI @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year 2018 shortlist: 📘Fear and Loathing on the Oche 📙Tiger Woods 📘The Boy on the Shed 📙The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee 📘A Boy in the Water 📙Berlin 1936: Sixteen Days in August 📘Sevens Heaven: The Beautiful Chaos of Fiji's Olympic Dream
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We are pleased to announce the 14 strong longlist for the 31st #WHSBOTY . Congratulations to each of the authors and publishers who have made the 2019 selection, coming from a record number of submissions this year via @WilliamHillPLC
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🥁 Introducing the 35th William Hill Sports Book of the Year and winner of the Bookie Prize…… 🏆𝑮𝒐𝒐𝒅 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒂 𝑮𝒊𝒓𝒍: 𝑴𝒚 𝑳𝒊𝒇𝒆 𝑹𝒖𝒏𝒏𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒊𝒏 𝒂 𝑴𝒂𝒏’𝒔 𝑾𝒐𝒓𝒍𝒅 by @laurenfleshman 🏃‍♀️🏆
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🏆 CONGRATULATIONS to the winner of the 2020 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Award........ 🇷🇺 The Rodchenkov Affair by Dr Grigory Rodchenkov #WHSBOTY
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We are delighted to announce the 6 books that have made it onto the 31st #WHSBOTY shortlist. Well done to each of the shortlisted authors and publishers, coming from another vintage selection of works this year. via @WilliamHillPLC
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Congratulations to @benjaminryan , (and @fijirugby ) who couldn't have, er, tryed harder, so has been shortlisted for @BookiePrize with 'Sevens Heaven' from W&N. #BookiePrizeshortlist
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Here is the shortlist for the @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Award 2020! 🥊 Born Fighter by @RuqsanaBegum 🏔️ The World Beneath Their Feet by @ScottEAuthor 🏏 The Unforgiven by @AshG66 🏏 A Breath of Sadness by @IanRidley1 🇷🇺 The Rodchenkov Affair by Grigory Rodchenkov
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The 34th William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award is upon us📢 You can watch it live here 👉
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📖 2021 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Longlisted Title Damage by @TrisDixon The Untold Story of Brain Trauma in Boxing. @HamilcarPubs #WHSBOTY
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We’ve had an influx of entries this week from various sporting wordsmiths making for a hefty #ToRead list for our reading panel. Thanks @PitchPublishing , these will keep us busy this bank holiday weekend 👍📚
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After hundreds of hours of reading and much deliberation, we are pleased to announce the 2017 #WHSBOTY shortlist.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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#WHSBOTY 𝑳𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 📕 Unfair Play: The Battle for Women’s Sport ✍️ @sharrond62 Equality in sport is a debate that's lasted for decades. Olympian, Sharron Davies tackles the issues of sexism and misogyny as we've never seen in this fearlessly scientific thriller.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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This year's winner is Barbarian Days by William Finnegan #whsboty
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#WHSBOTY 𝑳𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 🔖1923: The Mystery of Lot 212 and a Tour de France Obsession ✍️ @nedboulting A fascinating insight into the world of cycling just five years post-WWI. What started out as a mysterious cycling clip, triggered Ned Boulting's detective instincts. 🚴 🔍
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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📕We know that you should never #JudgeABookByItsCover , but now we’ve dropped this year’s #WHSBOTY longlist, we’re inviting you to leave the reading for our judging panel & instead vote for your favourite book that's made the list, based on its cover alone.
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Congratulations to @benjaminryan , longlisted for 2018 @BookiePrize for his 'Sevens Heaven', from W&N.
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20 years ago this month, The Miracle Of Castel Di Sangro was released - arguably the best book to have never won #whsboty
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In 'Russian Winters' Andrei Kanchelskis tells how,knowing no English,Man U players taught him to greet Fergie:'F*** off Scottish b*****d'.
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#WHSBOTY 𝒔𝒉𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 📕 𝑼𝒏𝒇𝒂𝒊𝒓 𝑷𝒍𝒂𝒚 ✍️ @SharronD62 Equality in sport is a debate that's lasted for decades. Olympian, Sharron Davies tackles the issues of sexism and misogyny as we've never seen in this fearlessly scientific thriller.
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. @ClareShine01 began playing internationally at just 13 which came with tribulations of her own. @Mattm_Williams explains how her book, #ScoringGoalsInTheDark , ghost written by @GarethMaher with a foreword by @katie_mccabe11 is a hidden gem amongst this year’s #WHSBOTY entries.
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Once again, here is the 2019 shortlist for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year. Six brilliant books from an incredibly strong year. Congratulations to you all.
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Congratulations to @adharanand who has been shortlisted for this year’s #whsboty for “The Rise of the Ultra Runners”. @FaberBooks
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It's thought that rugby league should have never survived the 1980s. In his book 𝙃𝙤𝙥𝙚 & 𝙂𝙡𝙤𝙧𝙮, writer and historian #AnthonyBroxton , looks back at rugby league during this era when working-class communities were struggling under a Thatcherite Britain.
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#ICYMI . We announced the #WHSBOTY22 shortlist last week, and it’s now the judges turn to read, review, and deliberate their 2022 winner. Who is your money on? Here’s a reminder of who’s in the running -
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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Congratulations to Newcastle's youngest ever player, and mate of @alanshearer , Paul Ferris, shortlisted for 2018 @BookiePrize for his 'The Boy On The Shed' from @HodderBooks . #BookiePrizeshortlist
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Out of the Darkness; From Top to Rock Bottom: My Story in Football is the gritty and hard-hitting autobiography of former Leicester and Sunderland winger @_mattpiper . Written with @JoeBrewinFFT this book reveals what happens next when dreams are smashed. @PitchPublishing #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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On a manic Monday (yesterday) we received over 30 entries for this year’s award including those in this photo. Closing date is the end of the month. Get them in! #whsboty
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Fresh from her win as the author of this year’s William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award, we caught up with @laurenfleshman for her reaction. “I am delighted to be the winner of this prestigious award. I hope it makes sport better for the future of women and girls.”
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We’re giving away the full #WHSBOTY 2016 shortlist to one lucky person! To win simply RT this and follow us by 12pm tomorrow
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📖 2021 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Shortlisted Title Damage by @TrisDixon The Untold Story of Brain Trauma in Boxing. @HamilcarPubs #WHSBOTY
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Former #WHSBOTY winner @KuperSimon on the increasing importance & quality of sporting literature for @FT A must-read
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📖 2021 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Longlisted Title Too Many Reasons to Live by @Rob7Burrow The inspirational memoir from rugby league legend Rob Burrow on his extraordinary career and his battle with MND. @panmacmillan #WHSBOTY
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🏆 Today is the day! 🏆 📻 Chair of our judging panel @allyrudd_times will announce the 2020 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Winner live on @talkSPORT with @tSHandJ at around 1.30pm this afternoon. 🤞 Best of luck to all the shortlisted authors!
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👏A huge congratulations to our shortlisted books 🥊 A Born Fighter by @RuqsanaBegum & @SarahShepSport 🏔️ The World Beneath Their Feet by @ScottEAuthor 🏏 The Unforgiven by @AshG66 🏏 The Breath of Sadness by @IanRidley1 🤔 The judges had a very difficult decision! #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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'The Lost Soul Of Eamonn Magee' by @PaulieDGibson & @TerminatorMagee from @IrishPublisher has made 2018 @BookiePrize Long List. Congratulations.
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The 2019 #WHSBOTY longlist will be announced tomorrow. We received a record 151 entries in another fiercely competitive year for our 31st edition of the Award
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It’s less than 24 hours before the #WHSBOTY22 longlist is announced. Keep your eyes peeled on our social media pages tomorrow at 11am to find out if your favourite sports book made it onto the list! 👀🤩
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Here’s a reminder of those in the running to be this year’s #WHSBOTY2022 shortlist. Who makes your #Shortlist ?
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Nerve-wracking day for all the authors shortlisted for @BookiePrize as we prepare to announce the result this afternoon.141 books were entered- a record, as is the £30,000 prize money. #WHSBOTY
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One week since we announced #whsboty longlist: time for a #competition . RT and follow @BookiePrize for your chance to win entire longlist!
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Entries have closed and the countdown is now on to reveal the #WHSBOTY23 longlist 📝 Reading panellists @Mattm_Williams , @nfoggin and @nancyfroston , are currently thumbing through this year’s sports literary efforts. Do you see a winner amongst this stack? 📚
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🎄 Looking for a Christmas present for a sports mad friend? 📘 Watch The William Hill Sports Book of the Year winner decision live‍ 🧙♂️judges for our prize are @allyrudd_times , Clark Carlisle, @kagrainger , John Inverdale, Danny Kelly & Mark Lawson
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The Boy On The Shed has been included on our Long List for the thirty thousand pound Wm Hill Sports Book of the Year for Paul Ferris, from Hodder Books.
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Now in its 30th year @BookiePrize came up with something different- our first dead-heat, between @PaulieDGibson for The Lost Soul Of Eamonn Magee & @tomgregory11 for A Boy InThe Water, thoroughly absorbing books by terrific writers. #whsboty
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#WHSBOTY 𝒔𝒉𝒐𝒓𝒕𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 📕 𝑼𝒏𝒇𝒂𝒊𝒓 𝑷𝒍𝒂𝒚 ✍️ @SharronD62
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Whichever side of the debate you’re on, #𝙐𝙣𝙛𝙖𝙞𝙧𝙋𝙡𝙖𝙮 by Olympic medallist @sharrond62 opens the conversation of sexism in sports, and particularly the difficult topic of transwomen athletes competing alongside biological women. Here are @Mattm_Williams thoughts...
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See the full #WHSBOTY 2016 shortlist here:
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Our first #whsboty podcast is now live! Ep.1 features @adharanand discussing his work 'Rise of the Ultra Runners' and @allyrudd_times on one of her favourite sports books, 'Dark Trade' by @donaldgmcrae Listen here: (includes links to other providers)
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📖 God is Dead ✍️ Andy McGrath, @Andymcgra Andy McGrath captures the chaotic life of Frank Vandenbroucke that lays bare the talented cyclists struggle with doping, performance and mental health. @TransworldBooks #WHSBOTY
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Completing the 14 strong #WHSBOTY lineup is 'Position of Trust: A Football Dream Betrayed' by @Andywoodward44 from @HodderBooks - congratulations Andy
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2022 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Longlisted Title 📖 Scoring Goals in the Dark ✍️ Clare Shine, @clareshine01 Trapped under a weight of expectation, with no role models she could relate to, find out about the remarkable recovery Clare Shine is making in her honest story.
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Here at @BookiePrize hq we believe @NRandonFactor entry, 'Shock And Roar' from @FactorUK2 is the first we've ever had on subject of BriSCA stock car racing.
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WIN: The seven books nominated for the 2018 William Hill Sports Book of the Year We'll pick one winner on Friday to receive the seven shortlisted books. To enter: 👍 Follow @BookiePrize 🔄 Retweet this post Terms:
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COMPETITION KLAXON! One set of past 5 #WHSBOTY winners up for grabs, incl. this year's winner Barbarian Days. Follow & RT for chance to win!
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County cricketer turned popular broadcaster, @alanwilkins22 autobiography 'Easier Said Than Done' ( @StDavidsPress ) is contender for @BookiePrize .
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What a day! Here's a recap of all fifteen books on the @WilliamHill Sportsbook of the Year Longlist for 2020 ✍️ #WHSBOTY
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The Breath of Sadness by @IanRidley1 is an unflinching account of how we carry on when we are left behind, and a poignant, tender and candid exploration of love and loss following the death of his trailblazing sports reporter wife Vikki Orvice. @FDpublishing #WHSBOTY
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It’s no secret that there’s detrimental truths about “headers”, but how much is commonly known? @KieranGill_DM opens new realities of the effects of heading & confronts those who knew without acting. Published by @PitchPubishing with a foreword by @Chris_Sutton73 , Matt summarises
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Closest feeling to the anticipation of a new Beatles' or Stones' LP in the 60s is now the arrival of the latest @BookiePrize contender by dual winner @donaldgmcrae & today 'In Sunshine Or Shadow' arrived. No pressure, then, Don!
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Exciting news from the Sports Book of the Year team. We have a podcast coming out soon in which we will be speaking to the shortlisted authors and some of the judges as we build up to the award on December 5th. First episode will be out on Monday.
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His book is a result of @nedboulting 's obsession with a Pathè film that he bought on auction in 2020. Like a gripping detective novel, Boulting uncovers the secrets of the #TourDeFrance , just 5 years after WW1.
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📖 @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Longlisted Title Whose Game is it Anyway? by @CalvinBook Football, Life, Love & Loss. Michael Calvin shares the lessons of a lifetime spent observing sport across the globe. @PitchPublishing #WHSBOTY
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🗓️ A reminder to join us this evening to see which of our shortlist will be declared the winner of the @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Award. ⏲️ Join us from 7.10pm ❓ Who do you think will win? #WHSBOTY
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📖 Be Good, Love Brian ✍️ Craig Bromfield, @craigbromf Brian Clough may be one of Britain’s greatest and most revered football managers, but this is the first time this story has been told. @HarperNonFic #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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Author @adharanand is again in the running for #WHSBOTY , his latest 'The Rise of the Ultra Runners' from @FaberBooks making the 2019 longlist - well done
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
7 years
Congratulations to the sixteen that made the longlist for the 29th @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
2 years
Football, She Wrote is an anthology of writing by a range of names in women’s football, such as @AlexScott , @emmahayes1 and @JacquiOatley . Complete with a foreword by @GabbyLogan , @Mattm_Williams says this collection of stories is eye-catching with plenty to sink your teeth into
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
6 years
Got to stay wide awake this evening as I'll be revealing the shortlist for the world's richest sportsbook prize, the £30,000 (+£2000free bet)2018 @BookiePrize just after midnight......
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
2 years
The @WilliamHill Sports Book of the Year Award shortlist has been announced 📢 A record 158 books were entered into the 2022 Award which have been whittled down to reveal the shortlist - one of which will be crowned William Hill’s Sports Book of the Year 2022 👑 #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
5 years
The winner of the 2019 #whsboty is Duncan Hamilton for “The Great Romantic”. Congratulations to Duncan and the rest of the shortlisted authors.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
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📢 Calling all book lovers! Don’t forget to judge our #WHSBOTY23 longlist by its book cover alone. Vote for your favourite on our website and let us know which you think should come out on top. #JudgeABookByItsCover
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
2 years
Books have the power to be life changing. Which is why we reached out to prominent men’s suicide charity, @andysmanclubuk & donated some of this year’s #WHSBOTY22 entries to be distributed amongst the charity’s many talking groups across the UK. #ItsOkayToTalk
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
4 years
First on our 2020 Longlist is Born Fighter by @RuqsanaBegum . This is an inspirational account of how she battled against the odds to achieve her dream and become a Muay Thai world champion. @SarahShepSport @simonschusterUK . #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
5 years
Back on the #WHSBOTY longlist for his sojourn into Flemish cycling, congratulations to @camsell59 for 'The Beast, The Emperor and The Milkman' from @BloomsburyBooks @BloomsburySport
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
2 years
Published by @HarperNonFic , #BeGoodLoveBrian is @craigbromf heart breaking, never-been-heard before story of how, Brian Clough adopted him and his older brother into his home. Here’s @Mattm_Williams to tell us why it should be at the top of your reading list this year.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
10 months
#WHSBOTY 𝑳𝒐𝒏𝒈𝒍𝒊𝒔𝒕 🔖 Hope & Glory: Rugby League in Thatcher's Britain ✍️ @labour_history In a time when industrial England was in decline, Rugby League feared the worst. The 70s were about survival, the 80s saw a coming of age, and the 90s were filled with optimism 🏉
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
6 years
Excellent piece by @seaningle in today's Guardian, explaining the importance, setting the scene & building the excitement for tomorrow's announcement of the winner of the 30th, £30,000 @BookiePrize ,the world's most valuable & prestigious prize for sports books.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
6 years
Boxing, Darts, Football, Golf, Rugby, Swimming & the Olympic Games are all represented in the 30th William Hill Sports Book Of The Year Shortlist. Congratulations to all the authors. See you on 27th November.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
2 years
And that’s a wrap on the 34th William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award 2022 🎬 Are you an author, sportswriter, or publisher with a story to tell? Entries for the 2023 award are now OPEN.
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
4 years
🚨 BREAKING NEWS 🚨 🏆 The winner of the 2020 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award will be announced live on @talkSPORT next Thursday (3rd Dec)! 👀 Keep your eyes peeled for more details, exciting times! #WHSBOTY
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William Hill Sports Book Of The Year
6 years
Good luck @thealexdaley - your book officially entered for @BookiePrize today. Looking forward to reading it.....
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Alex Daley
6 years
May 1929: Nipper Pat Daly, 16, challenges Britain's two top bantams, Teddy Baldock and Kid Pattenden (then reigning British bantamweight champ), and the reigning European champ Domenico Bernasconi to a match. Consequently, Daly fought Pattenden on 7 July 1929 (tomorrow's date).
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