Sports activities Character of the one year: Voting delivery for BBC World Sport Enormous title 2020 award

Sports activities Character of the one year: Voting delivery for BBC World Sport Enormous title 2020 award

World Sport Star contenders

Voting is now delivery for the BBC’s World Sport Enormous title of the one year 2020 award.

Voting will set apart delivery except Tuesday, 15 December at 12: 00 GMT and the awards will seemingly be introduced at the BBC Sports activities Character of the one year expose dwell on BBC One on Sunday, 20 December.

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Who’re the World Sport Enormous title contenders?

Armand Duplantis, 21, athletics

The Swedish pole vaulter scaled fresh heights in 2020 – breaking the sphere file twice in per week in February. The 2nd of those seen the athlete, nicknamed Mondo, vault 6.18m at the Indoor Mammoth Prix in Glasgow. In September, he trouble the most life like delivery air stamp of 6.15m at the Diamond League meeting in Rome.

LeBron James, 35, basketball

Named potentially the Most noteworthy player in the NBA Finals as the American big title impressed his Los Angeles Lakers side to victory over the Miami Heat. ‘King James’ became the most fundamental player in NBA history to be named Finals MVP with three diversified groups, and victory became particularly poignant given the loss of life of Lakers’ fable Kobe Bryant in January.

Dustin Johnson, 36, golf

A stellar one year culminated with a most fundamental Masters triumph at Augusta, in a file-breaking gain of 20 under par. That capped off a one year in which the American golfer regained his space as world amount one, became the FedEx Cup champion and became named as the PGA Tour Participant of the one year.

Khabib Nurmagomedov, 32, MMA

The UFC lightweight champion prolonged his ideal professional file to 29 wins with an emotional victory over intervening time champion Justin Gaethje. The Russian, belief to be by some to be the highest MMA fighter of all time, fought appropriate months after the loss of life of his father, coach and mentor Abdulmanap, and announced his retirement straight after victory.

Wendie Renard, 30, football

Captained her Lyon side to Champions League glory for a fifth straight one year and became as soon as extra named in the Uefa squad of the season. Played a key feature as they obtained a 14th consecutive league title and she or he picked up her ninth Females’s French Cup winner’s medal. Shortlisted for the Most attention-grabbing Fifa Females’s Participant award.

Katie Taylor, 34, boxing

The Irish fighter endured her dominance of the sport as she defended her four world lightweight titles on two cases. The London 2012 Olympic champion’s first defence came in August when she produced a gutsy advise to beat Belgian rival Delfine Persoon. She then outclassed the previously unbeaten Miriam Gutierrez at Wembley Enviornment.

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