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Hugely respected by professional and amateur players alike, and by the game's legions of armchair fans, Alliss has become synonymous with the sport that has been his life for so long. Voted by Golf Digest the "best golf commentator ever," he is known to millions around the world where his broadcasts are heard in more than 50 countries. Alliss' sympathetic and endearingly idiosyncratic commentary style has helped broaden the sport's appeal to an ever-wider audience. He has compiled a collection of his golfing heroes and people who have helped change the face of golfhis very own version of golf's Hall of Fame, embellished with fascinating insights and personal reminiscences. This beautifully illustrated personal testimony to the fine players and wonderful characters who have stimulated his love affair with the game for more than half a century is a must for all golf fans.
As a professional golfer, Peter Alliss won three British PGA Championships and played in eight Ryder Cup teams and 10 World Cups. His live broadcasts for ABC have ensured he is "the Voice of Golf" in the U.S. as well as more than 50 countries around the world. His other books include Alliss' 19th Hole and Golf: The Cure for a Grumpy Old Man.
"A treasure trove of anecdotes and personal observations on a myriad cast of characters . . . read it and enjoy." —Daily Telegraph