Sports Personality contenders

  • Nicola Adams (Olympic boxing gold medallist)
  • Ben Ainslie (Olympic sailing gold medallist)
  • Jessica Ennis (Olympic heptathlon champion)
  • Mo Farah (Olympic gold medallist in the 5,000m and 10,000m)
  • Katherine Grainger (Olympic rowing gold medallist)
  • Sir Chris Hoy (Olympic track cycling gold medallist)
  • Rory McIlroy (World Number One golfer and 2012 PGA Championship winner)
  • Andy Murray (US Open winner and Olympic tennis gold medallist)
  • Ellie Simmonds (Paralympic swimming gold medallist)
  • Sarah Storey (Paralympic cycling gold medallist)
  • David Weir (Paralympic wheelchair gold medallist)
  • Bradley Wiggins (Tour de France winner and Olympic cycling gold medallist)


Wiggins wins Sports Personality

Tour de France and Olympic cycling gold medallist Bradley Wiggins has been crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year. The 32-year-old was presented with the trophy by the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge.