Wiped Out?

Subtitle:
The Jerome Wilson Story
Author:
Jerome Wilson with Mark Turley
Price:
£12.99
Publication date:
ISBN:
9781785310584
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
256

Description

The story of welterweight prospect Jerome 'Wipeout' Wilson - which shines a light on boxing's ultimate taboo. On 12 September 2014, in his 11th professional fight, Jerome was knocked out in the sixth round. He never got up. After ten days comatose with brain trauma, Jerome eventually began a diary which traces his reconnection with the world.

 

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About the author

Mark Turley is the author of the critically acclaimed Journeymen, on boxers who lose for a living. Mark is from a boxing family and has written extensively on the noble art for Boxing News, The Telegraph and a variety of boxing websites. Outside of boxing, he works in education with young offenders and those permanently excluded from school.