The World Champion That Never Was: The Story of Lucas Browne


In early 2016, in Grozny, in the Russian state of Chechnya, there was a world title fight. This is the story of that fight told from inside the team of Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne.  The World Champion That Never Was takes the reader to Grozny, one of the world's most dangerous places, for the clash between the vastly experienced, intimidating champion, Ruslan Chagaev, and the underdog, Lucas Browne, an Australian who is only 23 fights into his professional career.
 
In that amphitheatre in Grozny, amongst the unrestrained fervour of the Chechen crowd, all hearts are with their champion. From the perspective of Lucas's corner that night, the reader is
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ISBN:

9781743793312

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

304

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

Weight:

390g

RRP:

$29.99

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 March 2017

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Graham Clark

Graham  Clark  is  a  semi-­-retired  teacher  from  Ipswich  who  accompanied  Lucas  Browne  and  his  team to Chechnya for the world title bout. He has written the story of the fight and its aftermath telling the story from being a part of the team.  He now lives on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast.