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#William Hill

# william-hill - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

From The42 Books by Andy Lee and Richie Sadlier nominated for prestigious William Hill prize Accolade

Books by Andy Lee and Richie Sadlier nominated for prestigious William Hill prize

‘In Sunshine or in Shadow: How Boxing Brought Hope in the Troubles’ by Donald McRae also makes the cut.

# william-hill - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

From The42 'If I could do all that, I would hold a world record... I was 11 years and 333 days old' EXTRACT

'If I could do all that, I would hold a world record... I was 11 years and 333 days old'

Read our extract from William Hill Sports Book of the Year joint winner, ‘Boy in the Water’.

# william-hill - Thursday 25 October, 2018

From The42 Here are the 7 nominations for William Hill Sports Book of the Year Good Reads

Here are the 7 nominations for William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Books on Eamonn Magee, Tiger Woods and Paul Ferris all feature.

# william-hill - Thursday 20 September, 2018

From The42 Adventure racing, Ferris, Magee and Fiji among longlist for William Hill Sports Book of the Year Sportsbooker Prize

Adventure racing, Ferris, Magee and Fiji among longlist for William Hill Sports Book of the Year

Here are the 17 best books from 141 submissions for the prize in England.

# william-hill - Monday 1 January, 2018

'I can remember not being able to swim... The gush of panic at being out of my depth'

In this extract from Swell: A Waterbiography, Jenny Landreth recalls her childhood experience of swimming.

# william-hill - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From The42 'I can remember not being able to swim... The gush of panic at being out of my depth' Memory Lane

'I can remember not being able to swim... The gush of panic at being out of my depth'

In this extract from Swell: A Waterbiography, Jenny Landreth recalls her childhood experience of swimming.

# william-hill - Sunday 26 November, 2017

From The42 Which of these 7 sports books deserves to win the prestigious William Hill prize? Contenders

Which of these 7 sports books deserves to win the prestigious William Hill prize?

Jonathan Eig’s book on Muhammad Ali is among this year’s stellar connection.

# william-hill - Saturday 30 April, 2016

From The42 Bookmakers set for 'unprecedented' pay out if Leicester win the Premier League Underdogs

Bookmakers set for 'unprecedented' pay out if Leicester win the Premier League

The Foxes need just three points from their remaining three league games this season to be crowned champions.

# william-hill - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The42 Who should win the William Hill Sports Book of the Year? Here's what our writers think Have Your Say

Who should win the William Hill Sports Book of the Year? Here's what our writers think

The winner of the prestigious prize, from seven nominees, will be announced on Thursday evening.

# william-hill - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Irish greyhounds are going global, but industry still gone to dogs

Greyhound board pens deal to take local races to William Hill’s online gamblers.

# william-hill - Monday 15 September, 2014

Irish bookies won't be subject to new UK gambling regulation

Four of the UK’s biggest bookmakers have come together to self impose a number of new advertising regulations.

# william-hill - Thursday 28 November, 2013

From The42 And the William Hill Sports Book of the Year for 2013 is... Awards Season

And the William Hill Sports Book of the Year for 2013 is...

Jamie Reid’s ‘Doped’ won the prestigious £25,000 prize in London on Wednesday evening.

# william-hill - Thursday 27 September, 2012

From The42 Family Fortunes: Father of United debutant snaps up £10,000 bet Wager

Family Fortunes: Father of United debutant snaps up £10,000 bet

Let’s just hope Mick Tunnicliffe can locate the decade-old betting slip.

# william-hill - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

From The42 We hate him: Johnson goal nets Maltese punter £585k on a £1 bet Lady Luck

We hate him: Johnson goal nets Maltese punter £585k on a £1 bet

The unidentified man became a very wealthy man when his 19-game accumulator hit paydirt.

# william-hill - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

From The42 Here's the 30 nominations for this year's Irish sports book award Well Read This post contains images

Here's the 30 nominations for this year's Irish sports book award

From Ronnie Whelan’s account of life at Anfield to Nicolas Roche’s stories from the saddle, these are the runners and riders for the annual prize.

# william-hill - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Bookies make Higgins favourite after Gallagher support 'evaporates'

All the major bookies have now made Michael D Higgins their favourite to win the Presidency, though Gallagher should top the poll.