Imagine if the Premier League title race was fixed. Not by corrupt players or match officials in the pay of gambling syndicates, but by an unholy. Brian Tuohy. · Rating details · ratings · 12 reviews. Professional sports in America: it’s all about fair play and the goal of winning championships. At least . NEW BOOK COMING IN SPRING ! Are Professional Sports Fixed? Would you leave a multi-billion dollar business up to chance? Follow @TheFixIsInTuohy .
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The Fix Is In: The Showbiz Manipulations of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR
Matt Jones rated it liked it Jul 02, Feb 16, Daddy Rich rated it it was amazing. Author Brian Tuohy provides a full-sourced saga of the corruption that has inf Professional sports in America: If only every losing team had that excuse. Jason rated it it was ok Shelves: The author, Brian Tuohy does a great job using actual data to show the cast of all sports are dubious, the media as its watchdog is impotent and certain outcomes lead to better bettor?
May 31, Joel rated it it was ok. Katie rated it it was ok Aug 02, Personally, I will believe it was plucky courage that our troops rallied to defeat the greater foe and that is what keeps my heart bumping Kelly green blood. He spends most of the early book going through arrests and gambling charges of players, refs a The author, Brian Tuohy does a great job using actual data to show the cast of all sports are dubious, the media as its watchdog is impotent and certain outcomes lead to better bettor?
However, Tuohy makes an extremely compelling case based on known facts, psychology and, more importantly, economics. The book went through all the facts.
Maybe I’m more naive than I think, or the scandalous events beian actually provides evidence for are already baked into my sports consciousness, or his speculation about every fucking Super Bowl being rigged is absurd.
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The Fix Is In: Proving beyond any shadow of a doubt that professional sports or, at least, key competitions are rigged is a bgian impossible task. But by the last chapter, the author went though all the major sports leagues and pointed out tons of specific games – and his opinions of why and how they could have been completely fixed.
A silly book that seems to confuse criminality with conspiracy.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Professional sports in America: Jeff Kim rated it it was amazing Aug 10, But the Eagles brin their Super Bowl curse, the underdogs beating the hated champions, sure makes quite a story, sounds like a perfect addition to this book.
The Fix Is In: The Showbiz Manipulations of the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR by Brian Tuohy
Books by Brian Tuohy. The Monday after their first trip to the Super Bowl ina friend of my father told me, while in a bar on Saturday, he met a gambler on his way to AC who proclaimed rbian Oakland win on Sunday, asserting it was already decided.
So the Eagles being from Philly, were immediately given a Rocky type of story.
Published April 1st by Feral House first published I bleed green for my team.