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A Newspaper History of Boxing: Personalised Book

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Via newspaper clippings from the past, you can relive the invigorating history of boxing. 

  • Personalise with any name and message
  • Handbound hardback covers
  • A4 and A3 editions available with colour pages from 2006 onwards
  • Option to present in a luxurious gift box
  • Incredible newspaper coverage from 1910 to 2016

Relive the history of boxing through newspaper clippings in this personalised boxing history book. With coverage beginning in 1910, a time when Jack Johnson ruled the world, this exciting piece of boxing memorabilia takes you back over a century, revisiting all the greatest moments from Caesar’s Palace, Madison Square Garden, Wembley and many more, right up until the present day.

For the first half of the 20th century, professional boxing was all about the heavyweights. Jack Johnson, Jack Dempsey and Max Schmeling turned boxing into one of the most popular sports in the world, and became legends in the process. The first man to truly pave the way for the lighter competitors was Sugar Ray Robinson, who clocked up 173 wins as a welterweight and middleweight over a 25-year pro career, losing only one of his first 131 fights. That first man to beat him was Jake LaMotta, and man who would become as famous for his antics outside of the ring as in it.

In the 60s, the self-proclaimed “Greatest” Muhammad Ali became one of the most famous people on the planet following his legendary Rumble in the Jungle and Thrilla in Manila victories over George Foreman and Joe Frazier respectively. In the 80s, there was the “Fabulous Four”, as Sugar Ray Leonard, Roberto Duran, Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hearns formed the greatest quartet of rivals ever assembled. And then came Tyson, the so-called “Baddest Man on the Planet”, whose legacy as the youngest heavyweight champion of all time was marred by jail time and an infamous ear-biting incident with Evander Holyfield, who would himself go on to become the only man to win the heavyweight title on four separate occasions.

In the 21st century, the UK has enjoyed something of a renaissance in boxing, with Ricky Hatton, Joe Calzaghe, David Haye and Anthony Joshua just some of the names managing to claw column inches away from superstars such as Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao and the Klitschko brothers.

Take a look at the contents to see which historic moments are captured.

Your Personalised Boxing Memorabilia

Our sports books are available in a variety of covers, all of which can be customised accordingly. Each book features your recipient’s name and a special message of your choice printed on the opening title page in the form of a certificate. You can also emboss their name onto the front cover. Finally, a luxury gift box is available to complete the gift.

Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.

Sports Book Cover Options

Along with the black and white reprinted reports, all editions include colour pages, where available from 2006 onwards:

  • A4 Cover in Brown Leatherette – Any name can be embossed on the cover for £5.
  • A3 Cover in Brown Leatherette – Any name can be embossed on the cover for £5.
  • A3 Cover in Black Luxury Leather – Any name is embossed on the cover for FREE.

Further Information

Our Personalised Sports Books are unofficial products and are in no way affiliated with any event unless specifically stated.

310mm
boxing flat
380mm

See what our customers have to say

Rated 5 out of 5

based on 11 reviews

In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.

We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!

anni46 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

great book fantastic quality excellent service and very rapid speedy delivery would recommend to my friends

Olga Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Fantastic! Very happy with the book! Have already recommended your website to my friends.

Adne Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Amazing gift for every boxing lover. Either birthday gift, x-mas or New Years. Includes articles from 1910 until recent ones, where the reader learns the history, big names and the outcome of every fight.

mog01 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

brilliant gift for my 90 year old uncle, he absolutely loves it. Interesting and unique and great service/delivery too.

joebloggs Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

beautiful gift. so very pleased with the quality and the contents. It was well recieved.

elvire Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Very pleased with this unusual gift which I have bought for my husband and I know it will give him many happy hours of reminiscing.

Pkjj Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

My husband is a boxing fanatic and I wanted to get him something special from our 1 year old son for Christmas! I cannot wait to see his face when he sees this gift! Such high quality and the embossed writing and personalised message looks great!Thanks!

Wiffy Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Excellent product. Was unique. The recipient was delighted and said they had never seen anything like it .

Allie Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

I absolutely love this book, I have bought this as a gift for my boxing mad boyfriend and can't wait to give it to him! It came within 2 days of me placing the order and the quality is so much better than I was expecting! Thank you very much! A happy customer :D

kitty1 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Arrived really quickly, good quality, printing a little out of line bit still looked goodA fantastic present and is something specialThank you

Testimonials

Our customers rate us as Excellent

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This was a great gift. The personalization made it even more special. Well made, great packaging

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Teri Grier Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 27 Sep 2020

Very disappointed

Very disappointed. I ordered a book for my grandson’s 5 birthday and had it sent directly to his home in another state. It never arrived! When I inquired they sent me an email from Linda in the United Kingdom with a screenshot of the tracking code stating that it was delivered. I’ve contacted the post office and it was delivered to another address and isn’t retrievable. I’ve called the company and asked for a call back and also sent additional emails without response. If you want something from this company, don’t have it shipped directly as a gift and don’t rely on customer service to address any issues. I’m out my money and a lot of time and have had to quickly find an alternative gift for my grandson’s fifth birthday. Very disappointing!!!

Carol Trustpilot product review 3 star rating 26 Sep 2020

I thought it was going to be in book…

I thought it was going to be in book form

Dear Mr Hinchliffe Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 26 Sep 2020

As the sender,I understand it was very…

As the sender,I understand it was very well received ... thank you!

Laura Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 26 Sep 2020

Great idea

Great idea! Will not be giving present for another two weeks so will have to wait to see friend's reaction!

Derek richardson Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 26 Sep 2020

Day at the zoo

Day at the zoo. Highly recommended.

A happy Nana Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 25 Sep 2020

Great Gift!!

The book was wonderful and arrived sooner than expected!

STEWART GEORGE POINTING Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 25 Sep 2020

very pleased with the book and as his…

very pleased with the book and as his name is all the way through the book it get more attention

James. 75 Trustpilot product review 2 star rating 25 Sep 2020

2 star rating could be better

The book design was good but there was a few problems the book was bent due to poor packaging maybe some bubble wrap or better packaging would be nice not just a cardboard envelope and there were finger prints on every page in the same place but other than that good design

Alan Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 25 Sep 2020

This was the first time I have used…

This was the first time I have used your company and the experience was excellent! Quality product and clear and efficient ordering process. During the lockdown my wife and I have used many companies for orders and deliveries and you have been the best! Thank you very much Alan

June Tyler Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 25 Sep 2020

Lovely book

Lovely book, rather expensive

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