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# spoty - Sunday 16 December, 2018

From The42 Tour de France winner Thomas named BBC Sports Personality of the Year SPOTY

Tour de France winner Thomas named BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Cyclist finished ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Harry Kane in public vote.

# spoty - Sunday 17 December, 2017

From The42 Major upset as Mo Farah is crowned 2017 BBC Sports Personality of the Year Shock

Major upset as Mo Farah is crowned 2017 BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Anthony Joshua didn’t even feature in the top-three despite having been the red-hot favourite.

# spoty - Monday 27 November, 2017

From The42 BBC reveals contenders for 2017 Sports Personality of the Year award SPOTY

BBC reveals contenders for 2017 Sports Personality of the Year award

Anthony Joshua leads the nominations.

# spoty - Monday 19 December, 2016

From The42 Anthony Foley remembered by BBC at the Sports Personality of the Year awards last night RIP

Anthony Foley remembered by BBC at the Sports Personality of the Year awards last night

Tributes also paid to the late Mark Farren and Ailish Sheehan by the broadcaster.

# spoty - Monday 28 November, 2016

From The42 No room for Frampton or Froome on BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist Left Out

No room for Frampton or Froome on BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist

Gareth Bale, Jamie Vardy and Danny Willett made the cut while Andy Murray is the early favourite to take the gong.

# spoty - Sunday 20 December, 2015

From The42 Heavy police presence in Belfast amid Tyson Fury SPOTY protests Issue

Heavy police presence in Belfast amid Tyson Fury SPOTY protests

The controversial boxer was among the nominees for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.

# spoty - Sunday 14 December, 2014

'Next year, Rory, bring your goldfish': Twitter can't believe Hamilton beat McIlroy to SPOTY

That dog shouldn’t even have been allowed on the carpet.

Ireland's Paul McGinley claims Coach of the Year at the BBC's SPOTY awards

Rory McIlroy finished second in the main event.

# spoty - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

From The42 McIlroy the clear favourite as 2014 SPOTY shortlist named Racing Cert

McIlroy the clear favourite as 2014 SPOTY shortlist named

The golfer joins Gareth Bale, Lewis Hamilton and more on the list.

# spoty - Monday 16 December, 2013

From The42 Hillsborough campaigner Anne Williams honoured with touching BBC tribute at SPOTY awards SPOTY This post contains videos

Hillsborough campaigner Anne Williams honoured with touching BBC tribute at SPOTY awards

Merseyside naive Sue Johnston delivered the poignant reading.

# spoty - Sunday 15 December, 2013

adidas had this clever ad ready to go when Andy Murray won Sports Personality

We tip our hats to the advertising men.

From The42 Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013 SPOTY

Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013

Leigh Halfpenny finishes in second place with AP McCoy third.

# spoty - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From The42 Andy Murray to snub BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards ceremony SPOTY

Andy Murray to snub BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards ceremony

The Wimbledon champion is favourite for the award.

# spoty - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

From The42 Tony McCoy shortlisted for Sports Personality of the Year SPOTY

Tony McCoy shortlisted for Sports Personality of the Year

The Irish jockey recently passed 4000 winners.

# spoty - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

The Score.ie Christmas gift idea No 4: The Louis Smith calendar

Your pommel horse, X Factor, and Strictly-loving chum will thank you for this.

# spoty - Monday 17 December, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Wiggins celebrates by playing Weller hit at Sports Personality after-party SPOTY This post contains videos

VIDEO: Wiggins celebrates by playing Weller hit at Sports Personality after-party

Now that’s entertainment…

From The42 The BBC pays its tribute to Páidí Ó Sé SPOTY

The BBC pays its tribute to Páidí Ó Sé

The legendary former Kerry player and manager passed away at his home in Ventry on Saturday morning.

# spoty - Sunday 16 December, 2012

From The42 Bradley Wiggins wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year SPOTY

Bradley Wiggins wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Cyclist was the clear favourite for the award and duly delivered.

# spoty - Friday 23 December, 2011

From The42 In pictures: Cavendish king at BBC Sports Personality awards SPOTY This post contains images

In pictures: Cavendish king at BBC Sports Personality awards

The BBC’s annual sporting knees-up was held in Salford last night where “Manx Missile” Mark Cavendish took home the top prize.

# spoty - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

From The42 The Morning Score: Tuesday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Trap’s staying, Kimi’s back and the NFL could be on its way – what a morning! Here’s all the news you need to know.