Queen's Birthday Honours: Ferdinand and Bale head up sporting stars recognised

Rio Ferdinand and Gareth Bale are two of the big names to be recognised in the Queen's birthday honours. James Milner is another footballer to be honoured, while Moeen Ali gets on OBE for services to cricket.

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