New Year Honours 2013: Andy Murray OBE

Tennis star Andy Murray has been awarded an OBE in the New Year Honours.

After his disappointing loss in the Wimbledon men's final, Murray went on to win two Olympics medals and the 2012 US Open.

Andy Murray celebrates his Olympic medals
Andy Murray celebrates his Olympic medals Credit: Rebecca Naden/PA Wire/Press Association Images

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Paralympian honours backlash

Leading Paralympian athletes have criticised what they believe to be inconsistencies in the sports-dominating New Years Honours list, where successful Paralympians missed out on top honours, with only cyclist Sarah Storey made a dame.