Published On: Thu, Apr 14th, 2011

Gk Updates-International Sports Awards

Spanish Soccer team won the World Team of the Year(2010)

World Sportsman of the year: Rafael Nadal (Spain) – World number one Tennis player

World Sportswoman of the year: Lindsey Vonn (USA) – Straight skiing World Cup champion and Olympic Downhill Gold Medal

World team of the year: Spain Football world cup squad – 2010 FIFA World cup champion

Spirit of Sport Award: European Ryder cup team

World breakthrough of the year: Martin Kaymer (Golf)

Lifetime achievement award: Zinedine Zidane (France)

World comeback of the year: Valentino Rossi (Italy) – legendary MotoGP rider.

World Action sportsperson of the year: Kelly Slater (USA)

World Sportsperson of the year with a disability: Verena Bentele

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  1. Gorki says:

    None from cricket. Here in India we term it as religion, but no awards in its kitty. What an irony!

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