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England Greats Geoffrey Boycott, Andrew Strauss Given Knighthoods


Geoffrey Boycott amassed 8,114 Test runs in an England career that ran between 1964 and 1982. © AFP

England cricket greats Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss have been given knighthoods by Theresa May in her resignation honours list. Boycott and Strauss both received the honour for their services to sport after outstanding careers for England. "We couldn't be more delighted that Sir Andrew Strauss joins other giants within the sport who have been knighted for their achievements," England and Wales Cricket Board chief executive Tom Harrison said in a statement. "Aside from his achievements on and off the pitch ...


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