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Revealed: The 10 most unpopular stars in British sport - From Tyson Fury to Harry Kane

Not every champion can be a people’s champion…

By Jason Jones
Thursday, 2nd September 2021, 10:42 am

We’re a nation of sport-lovers, and nothing gets us going quite like the drama and intensity of hard-fought competition – whether that be on the football pitch, the tennis court, or in the boxing ring.

But the nature of professional sport also means that one person’s hero might be another person’s villain. Whether it be because of bitter rivalry or personal preference, we all have superstars who grind our gears a little.

And a new study conducted by Bookmakers.tv has surveyed the British public to determine who the nation's most unpopular sports stars actually are.

With representatives from the world of football, boxing, cricket, and more, it’s a hotly-contested battle – but who has dubious honour of wearing the crown?

Click and scroll through the pages below to find out...

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