I Am Duran

I Am Duran
Author :
Publisher : Pan Macmillan
Total Pages : 304
Release :
ISBN-10 : 9781509802203
ISBN-13 : 1509802207
Rating : 4/5 (207 Downloads)

Book Synopsis I Am Duran by : Roberto Duran

Download or read book I Am Duran written by Roberto Duran and published by Pan Macmillan. This book was released on 2016-09-08 with total page 304 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: They called him 'Hands of Stone'. In his own words, and for the first time, Roberto Duran tells his unbelievable story in I Am Duran: The Autobiography of Robert Duran. From the mean streets of Panama to the bright lights of Las Vegas, blazing a trail through the golden decade of boxing, Duran, in unflinching form, dispels myths and lays bare the cost of conquering the world. He also returns to the debacle that entered sporting folklore during his rematch with Sugar Ray Leonard, when he uttered the infamous words 'no mas' – no more. Starting life in abject poverty as the illegitimate son of a serving US soldier, Duran quickly realized that his fists could both protect him on the streets and put food on the table. His reputation in and out of the ring travelled the corridors of boxing power on the day, for a bet, he knocked down a horse with a single punch. From his stunning debut in New York to the glorious defeat of Sugar Ray Leonard, the world titles and the chaos that ensued after the No Mas encounter, Duran's explosive life in the ring was matched only by the volatility outside of it, as he lurched from kingmaker to bankruptcy, before the ultimate ending of a bloody comeback and, finally, redemption.


I Am Duran
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Roberto Duran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-08 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

GET EBOOK

They called him 'Hands of Stone'. In his own words, and for the first time, Roberto Duran tells his unbelievable story in I Am Duran: The Autobiography of Rober
I Am Duran
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Roberto Duran
Categories: Boxers (Sports)
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-30 - Publisher: Macmillan

GET EBOOK

They called him 'Hands of Stone'. In his own words, and for the first time, Roberto Duran tells his unbelievable story. From the mean streets of Panama to the b
I Am Duran
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Roberto Duran
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-20 - Publisher: Penguin

GET EBOOK

They called him “Manos de Piedra”—Hands of Stone—and he was one of the greatest boxers of all time. Now Roberto Durán tells his unbelievable story: fro
The Story of Roland
Language: en
Pages: 564
Authors: James Baldwin
Categories: Chanson de Roland
Type: BOOK - Published: 1888 - Publisher:

GET EBOOK

The Spectator
Language: en
Pages: 902
Authors:
Categories: English literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1887 - Publisher:

GET EBOOK