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Greatest Bowlers: Richard Hadlee
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 13. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Hadlee is one of the most successful former New Zealand cricketers. He is regarded as one of the most effective and greatest fast bowlers and all rounders in the history of Test Cricket.
Greatest Bowlers: Wasim Akram
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 12. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Wasim Akram will always be remembered for his fast swinging balls, especially for the reverse swinging balls. He is undoubtedly one of the best fast bowlers in the history of cricket.
Greatest Bowlers: Shane Warne
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 11. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
In the years before Shane Warne, the art of spin bowling was attributed to the Asian Test Playing countries. The famous spinners like Bishan Singh Bedi, Chandrasekhar, Prasana, Abdul Qadir, and the others from India and Pakistan kept the batsman mesmerized with their spinning balls.
Great Bowlers: Michael Holding
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 10. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Michael Anthony Holding is one of the greatest fast bowlers from the West Indies. He was born on 18th of February, 1959, in Kingston, Jamaica.
Greatest Bowlers: Malcolm Marshall
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 9. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Malcolm Marshall has the best bowling average among all the Test bowlers who have taken 200 or more wickets. His Test bowling average was 20.94.
Greatest Bowlers: Brett Lee
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 8. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Bret Lee is one of the greatest Australian fast bowlers in the history of cricket. He has many bowling records to his name.
Greatest Bowlers: Jeff Thomson
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 7. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Clive Lloyd, the former Test Captain of the West Indies team, declares that Thomson was the fastest bowler that he had ever faced or seen.
Greatest Bowlers: Glenn McGrath
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 6. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
McGrath is considered to be one of the greatest fast medium pace bowlers in the history of cricket.
Greatest Bowlers: Imran Khan
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Imran is one of the most successful Pakistani cricket captains. Under his captaincy Pakistan won the world cup in 1992. Now he is the leader of a political party in Pakistan with a view to bring changes in the Pakistani society.
Greatest Bowlers: Ian Botham
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 4. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Sir Ian Terence Botham is regarded as the best all-rounder England has ever had in the game of cricket. He was equally good with ball and bat.
Greatest Bowlers: Dennis Lillee
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Denis Lillie is a fierce bowler who is often regarded as the outstanding pace bowler of his generation.
Greatest Bowlers: Bishan Singh Bedi
By Cricketing World
Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Bishan Singh Bedi is considered as one of the best left arm spin bowlers India has ever produced. He has become a kind of myth. His larger than life figure is still there in the minds of the people who have watched him bowl.
Who is the Greatest Sportsmen of the Modern Era?
By Frank Oliver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Who is the greatest sportsman of the modern era? In this great value book Michael Jordan, Lance Armstrong, Andre Agassi, Michael Schumacher, Tiger Woods, and Valentino Rossi are analysed in seven detailed biographies; they are then compared against each other in the categories of Dominance, Popularity, Mental Toughness, Athleticism, Achievement, and Longevity to determine an overall winner.
I'd Trade Him Again: Wayne Gretzky & Peter Pocklington
By Terry McConnell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
THE TRADE! 25 years later, in the annals of professional hockey, no incident has resulted in such furor, such angst among Canadians as did the decision by team owner Peter Pocklington to trade Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings. Pocklington's biographers focus on the relationship between the two men, today and during the heady heydays of the five-time Stanley Cup champion team.
The Baby Boomer's Top Ten Sports List
By Patrick Triplett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
All sports lists are flawed in one way or another. They are subjective, based on other's opinions and often end up comparing apples to oranges. This is a list of greatest athletes, teams and moments of the modern era of sports, as witnessed first hand by a sports writer.
When It Was King
By Patrick Triplett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
The sport of boxing has declined in popularity significantly over the last quarter century. But there was a time when it ranked among the major sporting events in the country. This is a concise history of the golden age of heavyweight boxing in America, from John L. Sullivan to Muhammad Ali.
O.C. High School Sports Interviews of 2011
By Patricia La Bella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
O.C. High School Sports Interviews of 2011 is a collection of interviews by pro athletes who grew up or currently live in Orange County, California. These young stars share their thoughts on what high school sports meant to them; what they have learned from being a pro athlete; and what it takes to make dreams come true. Inspirational for any young person on a path to success.
The Weight of the World
By Patrick Triplett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Of all the legends and famous moments in the history of sports, none can match what happened on the night of June 22nd, 1938.
The Stuff of Legends
By Patrick Triplett
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Between 1971 and 1975 three men's paths crossed to create the greatest five year period in the history of heavyweight boxing. This is their incredible story.
The Funniest People in Sports, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Series: The Funniest People in Sports, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
A sample: When future NFL player Pat Tillman was attending Arizona State, his coach, Bruce Snyder, planned to redshirt him, thus keeping him eligible to play college football for an additional year. Mr. Tillman told him, “You can do whatever you want with me, but in four years I’m gone. I’ve got things to do with my life.”