Author(s): Hamish McDouall
This bumper book of 224 quizzes makes a great stocking stuffer and is the perfect gift for sports fans. There couldn't be a better book for rainy days at the bach, keeping everyone entertained during long journeys, sports-mad dads, pub-quiz addicts and all-round sports freaks. A highly entertaining and comprehensive book, it has more than 2000 questions covering the whole gamut of sports, from rugby to cricket, rowing to golf, athletics to horse-racing, the Olympics to the Melbourne Cup, after-match episodes to Rhodes Scholars and sport in the movies. Quizmaster Hamish McDouall has collected serious, funny and little-known facts to make this the ultimate sports quiz book.Guaranteed to make readers the reigning pub-quiz champion and the winner of dinner-table disputes. First published October 2008.
Hamish Mcdouall is probably best known for winning Sale of the Century and Mastermind. He's now a lawyer and writer - and also the Labour candidate for Wanganui. He's a dedicated sports-trivia nut and is capable of writing a very entertaining book.