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#SPOTY

# spoty - Sunday 19 December, 2021

Rachael Blackmore wins World Sports Star of the Year at BBC awards
# And The Winner Is...
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# And The Winner Is...

Rachael Blackmore wins World Sports Star of the Year at BBC awards

Dec 19th 2021, 9:06 PM 39,908 Views 27 Comments

Tipperary jockey tops public vote in recognition of her historic year.

# spoty - Sunday 20 December, 2020

F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton named BBC's Sports Personality of the Year
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F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton named BBC's Sports Personality of the Year

Dec 20th 2020, 11:19 PM 4,386 Views 9 Comments

Marcus Rashford’s incredible efforts off the pitch were also recognised with a special award.

# spoty - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Katie Taylor included on 6-strong shortlist for SPOTY World Sport Star award
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Katie Taylor included on 6-strong shortlist for SPOTY World Sport Star award

Dec 3rd 2020, 11:16 PM 5,083 Views 2 Comments

LeBron James, Dustin Johnson and Khabib Nurmagomedov also make the list.

# spoty - Sunday 16 December, 2018

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

Dec 16th 2018, 10:10 PM 8,810 Views 14 Comments

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

# spoty - Sunday 17 December, 2017

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

Dec 17th 2017, 10:57 PM 21,326 Views 15 Comments

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

# spoty - Monday 27 November, 2017

BBC reveals contenders for 2017 Sports Personality of the Year award
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BBC reveals contenders for 2017 Sports Personality of the Year award

Nov 27th 2017, 8:53 PM 13,290 Views 25 Comments

Anthony Joshua leads the nominations.

# spoty - Monday 19 December, 2016

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

Dec 19th 2016, 8:58 AM 9,686 Views 6 Comments

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

# spoty - Monday 28 November, 2016

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

Nov 28th 2016, 8:07 PM 9,693 Views 19 Comments

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

Heavy police presence in Belfast amid Tyson Fury SPOTY protests
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Heavy police presence in Belfast amid Tyson Fury SPOTY protests

Dec 20th 2015, 8:26 PM 33,230 Views 101 Comments

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

Dec 14th 2014, 11:11 PM 7,723 Views 13 Comments

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

Dec 14th 2014, 10:08 PM 15,532 Views 23 Comments

Rory McIlroy finished second in the main event.

# spoty - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

McIlroy the clear favourite as 2014 SPOTY shortlist named
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McIlroy the clear favourite as 2014 SPOTY shortlist named

Nov 25th 2014, 5:50 AM 14,479 Views 12 Comments

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

# spoty - Monday 16 December, 2013

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

Dec 16th 2013, 9:21 AM 2,680 Views 8 Comments

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

Dec 15th 2013, 10:44 PM 9,807 Views 6 Comments

We tip our hats to the advertising men.

Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013
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Andy Murray named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013

Dec 15th 2013, 10:01 PM 14,483 Views 65 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny finishes in second place with AP McCoy third.

# spoty - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

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

Dec 10th 2013, 6:44 PM 8,090 Views 11 Comments

The Wimbledon champion is favourite for the award.

# spoty - Tuesday 26 November, 2013

Tony McCoy shortlisted for Sports Personality of the Year
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Tony McCoy shortlisted for Sports Personality of the Year

Nov 26th 2013, 11:33 PM 1,821 Views 4 Comments

The Irish jockey recently passed 4000 winners.

# spoty - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

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

Dec 19th 2012, 12:18 PM 688 Views 0 Comments

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

# spoty - Monday 17 December, 2012

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

Dec 17th 2012, 1:08 PM 1,509 Views 0 Comments

Now that’s entertainment…

The BBC pays its tribute to Páidí Ó Sé
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The BBC pays its tribute to Páidí Ó Sé

Dec 17th 2012, 9:48 AM 20,679 Views 15 Comments

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

# spoty - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Bradley Wiggins wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year
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Bradley Wiggins wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year

Dec 16th 2012, 10:27 PM 15,238 Views 39 Comments

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

# spoty - Friday 23 December, 2011

In pictures: Cavendish king at BBC Sports Personality awards
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In pictures: Cavendish king at BBC Sports Personality awards

Dec 23rd 2011, 10:43 AM 422 Views 0 Comments

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

The Morning Score: Tuesday
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The Morning Score: Tuesday

Nov 29th 2011, 9:02 AM 511 Views 0 Comments

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.