Pompey's Boxing Past

Subtitle:
Some of the Best Fighters from the Island City Since 1900
By:
Andrew Fairley
Price:
£12.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785311345
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
224

Description

Pompey's Boxing Past is a celebration of the city's rich boxing history, from the early 1920s to the present day. The lives and times of great fighters such as Billy Streets, Harry Vine, Stoker Reynolds and Johnny Smith - household names in their day - through to modern-day fighters Tony Oakey, Mickey Driscoll and Floyd Moore. 

 

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About the author

Pompey's Boxing Past is author Andrew Fairley's first book. A lifelong boxing fan who was born and bred in Portsmouth, he is an occasional boxing writer and contributor to Boxing News magazine and Portsmouth newspaper The News.