This Boxing Game

Subtitle:
A Journey in Beautiful Brutality
By:
John Wight
Price:
£19.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785316272
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
288

Description

John Wight delves into the world of beautiful brutality, visiting gyms on both sides of the Atlantic. Through Wight's compelling memoirs we encounter the likes of Freddie Roach, Manny Pacquiao, James Toney and Josh Taylor. Boxing operates on a different moral and spiritual plane than other sports. The Boxing Game explores why and how.

About the author

John Wight is a freelance writer and journalist whose work straddles politics, culture and sport, specifically the sport of boxing. He has written for the Guardian, the Independent, the Scottish Daily Record, the Huffington Post and RT among other publications. He spent five years in Hollywood working as a screenwriter.