From footballing heros and Formula One champions to Olympians and team managers, Debrett's has picked a selection of representatives from the world of sport.
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Footballer, super-celebrity and global fashion icon.
A Chelsea midfielder, England player and record-breaking scorer.
Manchester United Manager who has won more titles than any other manager in the history of the English game.
Former World Cup-winning English rugby union captain and English team manager.
Great Britain's top ranking tennis player and Gram Slam hopeful.
Solo long-distance yachtswoman and world record breaker.
A formidable racing driver who holds the record for the youngest F1 champion.
A Formula One champion with a career dating over ten years.
A multiple medal winner and most successful male Olympic cyclist of all time.
Long-distance runner and world record-holder.