People are stumped at Geoffrey Boycott being awarded a knighthood – the only 8 reactions you need

Legendary cricketer, Geoffrey Boycott, has been awarded a knighthood in Theresa May’s resignation honours list, and it’s fair to say it’s a bit of a controversial decision, given that he has a conviction for domestic violence. He appeared on Radio 4’s Today Programme, where he had this reaction to Martha Kearney asking him about the assault.

There’s nothing like calling a female interviewer “Love” and accusing the injured woman of blackmail to allay any rumours of misogyny.

This is what people have been saying about his knighthood, and that interview.

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MP Jess Phillips shared this snippet from a report on the criminal proceedings.

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