UNDISPUTED by A.S. Teague
Genre: Contemporary Sports Romance
— SYNOPSIS —
I live a life most could only dream of. Parties, women, fame—what more could I want?As the undisputed MMA light heavyweight champ, I’ve faced the world’s toughest men. But, with a single glance, I knew that the five-foot-five redhead with a smart mouth and innocent eyes would be my hardest opponent yet.
Sidney O’Neil isn’t my type. While I spend my nights out drinking at the trendiest clubs in town, she spends hers taking care of her sick nephew. She lives for those she loves, and I only love myself. She is nothing I thought I wanted, yet she’s somehow become the one thing I need.
But what happens when the world is tipped on end and I’m no longer who she needs?
How do I convince her that we’re worth the fight when all she knows is defeat?
Standing, I pull her to her feet. She isn’t dressed like the other women in the
club. Her jeans fit her like a glove and show off her curves, but they aren’t
designer threads. Her tank top barely reveals any cleavage, but it does show
off her toned arms.
of her face.
as beautiful as you could never look ridiculous.” Nice line, cheese dick.
purse. “That’s really nice of you to let me use your phone. If you’re sure you don’t
mind, I’ll just send my sister a text.”
until she shyly glances away. “Here.” I offer her my phone.
before quickly typing a message and then handing it back. “Oh, wait. I should
probably delete that.” She snatches my phone back giving me a wicked grin.
screen, doing God knows what in my phone.
give. She could steal the damn thing and I’m not sure I’d be able to protest.
tell me your name.”
behind her ear. “It’s Sidney.”
alone?” I rush out, doing my best to hide my drunken slur. I pray that she says
yes, not only because I’m interested in her, but also because what kind of an
asshole lets her crawl around on the ground?
to pick me up?”
spot she was just in on the floor.
I was actually about to head home.”
makes a mean Shirley Temple,” I counter, determined not to let her leave yet.
“You’re too beautiful to waste it on your couch. Come have one nonalcoholic beverage with me.” I stick my bottom lip out in an
attempt to look pathetic enough that she’ll say yes.
Yes. Yes. I fucking am.
her around the waist, I lift her off her feet and jokingly spin us both around
in a circle. “She said yes!”
Jesus, how drunk are you?”
drinks.” I hold up five fingers and wink.
place my hand on the small of her back and guide her to the bar.
attention. “I’ll have a Crown and Coke. And the hottest chick in the club here
wants a Shirley Temple.”
sets the drinks in front of us. I hand hers over and offer my glass up in a
always be dead, sockets be missing, and heroes be plentiful.” I pause when I
realize what I said. Then I correct myself. “And, by heroes, I mean me. May I
be plentiful.” I clink her cup with mine.