Synopses & Reviews
This is the inspirational story of the boxer Theodore "Tiger" Flowers, who overcame prejudice to become the middleweight champion of the world. The book looks at his life, career, and controversial death, and shows how he paved the way for later black sporting heroes.
The forgotten story of Theodore and#147;Tigerand#8221; Flowers, the first black middleweight champion of the world
About the Author
Bob Mee has written about boxing since the 1970s, is a longstanding member of the Sky Sports boxing team, a former boxing correspondent of The Daily Telegraph and columnist for trade paper Boxing News. His previous book, Liston and Ali, was long-listed for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year prize in 2010.