Jessica Ennis, Nicola Adams, and Greg Rutherford among elite sports stars facing 'ultimate pressure' of meeting royaltySome of Britain's Olympic heroes were almost lost for words as they met the Queen to receive their New Year honours.While Jessica Ennis, Nicola Adams, Joanna Rowsell, Jason Kenny and Greg Rutherford set the Games alight with their spectacular performances,...
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