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02-15-2010, 03:49 AM
Has anyone been nominated? Here's past winners:


2009 Usain Bolt Athletics
2008 Roger Federer Tennis
2007 Roger Federer Tennis
2006 Roger Federer Tennis
2005 Roger Federer Tennis
2004 Michael Schumacher Formula One
2003 Lance Armstrong Cycling
2002 Michael Schumacher Formula One
2001 Tiger Woods Golf
2000 Tiger Woods Golf

There's also a Team Award:

2009: China Olympic Team
2008: South Africa national rugby union team
2007: Italy national football team
2006: Renault Formula One Team
2005: Greece national football team
2004: England national rugby union team
2003: Brazil national football team
2002: Australian men's cricket team
2001: France national football team
2000: Manchester United

The Laureus World Sports Awards is the annual celebration of that achievement, when athletes from across the sporting spectrum are judged by the world's media and the legends of the Laureus World Sports Academy and the work of the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation is showcased.

Source: http://www.laureus.com/about

Duncan = Donkey
02-15-2010, 09:00 AM
2002: Australian men's cricket team

that team was unstoppable, just unstoppable.

Ponting, Waugh Brothers, Gilchirst, McGrath, Warne, Hayden, Langer, Martyn, Gillespie, Lee and im sure i missed a few.