Googlies, Nutmegs and Bogeys : The Origins of Peculiar Sporting Lingo Hardback
by Bob Wilson
Have you ever flashed at a zooter in the corridor ofuncertainty while on a sticky dog?
Maybe you've seen someone hit a mulliganout of the screws to grab a birdie at Amen Corner?The world of sport has its own language, wonderfully rich in strange wordsand phrases, whose origins often stretch back centuries.
Veteran BBCpresenter and football legend Bob Wilson has written this brilliantillustrated guide to the fascinating true meanings, heritage and evolutionof the great sporting terms we use today.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations, unspecified
- Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/09/2006
- Category: Humour collections & anthologies
- ISBN: 9781840467741