The stars of world sports have been gathering in Monaco since 27.2.18. Above all, Roger Federer and Serena Williams are the focus, and Lewis Hamilton and Mikaela Shiffrin also have chances at the 19th Laureus World Sports Award.

World athlete of the year:
Katie Ledecky (swimming)
Garbine Muguruza (Tennis)
Allyson Felix (Athletics)
Serena Williams (Tennis)
Caster Semenya (Athletics)
Mikaela Shiffrin (ski racing)

Disabled Athlete of the Year:
Yui Kamiji (Tennis)
Oksana Masters (rowing / cross-country skiing)
Marcel Hug (racing wheelchair)
Markus Rehm (Athletics)
Bibian Mentel (Snowboard)
Jetze Plat (Triathlon)

Breakthrough of the year:
Kylian Mbappé (football)
Caeleb Dressel (swimming)
Yelena Ostapenko (Tennis)
Giannis Antetokounmpo (basketball)
Sergio Garcia (Golf)
Anthony Joshua (Boxing)

Comeback of the year:
FC Barcelona (Football)
Chapecoense (football)
Justin Gatlin (Athletics)
Valentino Rossi (motorcycle)
Roger Federer (Tennis)
Sally Pearson (Athletics)

Action athlete of the year:
John John Florence (surfing)
Nyjah Huston (skateboard)
Tyler Wright (surfing)
Armel Le Cléac'h (Sailing)
Anna Gasser (Snowboard)
Mark McMorris (Snowboard)

Team of the year:
Real Madrid (football)
French Davis Cup Team (Tennis)
Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (Formula 1)
Golden State Warriors (Basketball)
New England Patriots
Team New Zealand (sailing)

Laureu's Best Sporting Moment of the Year:
Lewis Hamilton (Formula 1)
Billy Monger (Motorsport)
Chapecoense (football)
Kimi Raikkonen (Formula 1)
Jermain Defoe (football)
Iowa Hawkeyes

Wednesday, March 14, 2018