Definition of honours are even in English:

honours are even

British There is equality in the contest: they are meeting in the final for the fifth time with honours even
More example sentences
  • In total Northampton have made 19 League trips to York and honours are even with seven wins to each club and five draws.
  • Brighton have made 11 previous league visits and honours are even with five wins to each club and one draw.
  • Overall, though, honours are even: seven wins each.
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