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Football 09 Jun 2018 | 7:18 AM

Liverpool great Dalglish awarded knighthood

LONDON (Reuters) - Liverpool great Kenny Dalglish was awarded a knighthood in the Queen's birthday honours list that was announced on Friday.

Other Sport 10 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Euro officials call for Ferguson to be stripped of knighthood

European football officials, furious at Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson#8217;s claims the Champions League draw was fixed, have called for the Scot to be stripped of his knighthood.

Motorsport 31 Oct 2017 | 12:44 AM

Hamilton favourite for 2018 title and knighthood

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton has been installed as the bookmakers' favourite for next year's Formula One championship, with the Mercedes driver also a 4/1 shot to be knighted in Britain's New Year's honours list.

Other Sport 13 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM

Ex-England midfielder Brooking gets knighthood

Former England midfielder Trevor Brooking was rewarded in the Queen's birthday honours yesterday along with some of the country's leading sports figures, businessmen and public servants.

Other Sport 04 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

Calls grow for Hendry’s knighthood

SHEFFIELD: Leading figures in snooker called for Stephen Hendry to be knighted on Wednesday after the seven-time world champion announced his retirement from the sport.

Other Sport 02 Jun 2009 | 12:00 AM

Knighthood for former Olympic champ

WELLINGTON: Former Olympic 1,500m champion John Walker was knighted yesterday in New Zealand honours commemorating the birthday of Queen Elizabeth II.

Tennis 31 Dec 2016 | 12:21 AM

Arise 'Sir Andy', 'Sir Mo' as Murray, Farah knighted

London (AFP) - Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah will each receive a knighthood in the New Year Honours.