Ian Stafford has covered every major sporting event in the world and is a multi-award winning journalist; including Sports Journalist of the Year and twice Magazine Sports Writer of the Year. He is currently sports writer for The Mail on Sunday as well as many other international publications. He is the author of nine books, including Playgrounds of the Gods, short-listed for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year award, and most recently the bestselling, In Search of the Tiger. As well as making numerous appearances on national and international TV and radio, he is an accomplished after-dinner speaker. He is married with two children and lives in Bromley, Kent.