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Jonathan Freedland, Matthew Syed and Gary Younge – 2016 Comment Awards Winners

Nov 23, 2016

Jonathan Freedland, Matthew Syed and Gary Younge have been named winners of the 2016 Editorial Intelligence Comment Awards.

The Comment Awards celebrate the achievements of the UK’s most influential print and online commentators.

Jonathan Freedland has been named Commentariat of the Year. Freedland is the author of the bestselling Sam Bourne series and most recently The Third Woman, published by HarperCollins.

Matthew Syed was recognized as the Sports Commentator of the Year. Syed is the author of the Sunday Times bestseller, Black Box Thinking, published by John Murray in 2015.

Gary Younge was awarded Comment Piece of the Year. Younge is the author of Another Day in The Death of America published by Guardian Faber in Autumn 2016, which will be adapted into a film starring David Oyelowo.