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Declan Hill

Journalist, Author and Academic

Declan Hill is a journalist and academic. His book “The Fix: Organized Crime and Soccer” has appeared in 15 languages. It chronicles match fixing at the highest levels of soccer. Declan obtained his doctorate in sociology at the University of Oxford in 2008. He has worked for the CBC as an investigative journalist, and has contributed to BBC, the Guardian, the Sunday Telegraph, and others.

Hill has also published a number of academic articles and has probed the impact of the Russian mafia on professional hockey. Among his many other pursuits, he is anamateur boxer.