We’ve still got some months to go, but thanks to the Olympics, there is already a behemoth of contenders for the BBC Sports Personality Prize for 2016.
The award is for British sports people, and often has 10 shortlisted contenders. However, we may be looking at a similar list to 2012, where it was extended to 12 nominees following the London Olympics.
Also, there is an International Sports Personality Award which is given out.
So, any predictions for International SPOTY, or the main prize itself?
Predictions So Far
Andy Murray – Tennis
Jason Kenny – Track Cycling
Laura Trott – Track Cycling
Mo Farrah – Athletics
Max Whitlock – Gymnastics
Charlotte Dujardin – Equestrian
Nicola Adams – Boxing
Lewis Hamilton – Formula One
Chris Froome – Cycling
Maddie Hinch – Hockey
If it goes to 12, then 2 of:
Bradley Wiggins – Track Cycling
Jade Jones – Taekwondo
Nick Skelton – Equestrian
Adam Peaty – Swimming
International Sports Personality Predictions
Usain Bolt – Athletics
Simone Biles – Gymnastics
Michael Phelps – Swimming
Serena Williams may make it in too, if she gets back World Number One.
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