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Mo Farah receives knighthood from the Queen at Buckingham Palace

Sir Mo Farah has officially received his knighthood.

The four-time Olympic champion was honoured at Buckingham Palace for his services to athletics on Tuesday.

Sir Mo, who called time on his track career at the end of the summer, is moving back to London from the United States to concentrate on running road marathons.

On the news of the knighthood Sir Mo said: “I’m so happy to be awarded this incredible honour from the country that has been my home since I moved here at the age of eight.”

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