Blog: Betway Channel Islands Sports Awards 2021
Hello and welcome to the Betway Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year live blog.
After a a two-year delay, the Sports Awards have returned for 2021 and will be broadcast live on ITV Channel from 7:30pm and 10:45pm.
Follow our live blog throughout the evening to get all the updates including the build up, the winners and a look behind the scenes from Beau Sejour.
Make sure to keep up to date across all our socials media channels and on our website throughout the evening.
Get involved with the conversation using the #CISPOTY
11:45pm - End of the evening
And that's it from our live blog of the 2021 Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year Awards from Beau Sejour in Guernsey.
Congratulations to all the nominees and winners this year as we look forward to another fantastic year of Channel Islands sport.
11:10pm - Chuggy Perchard is your 2021 Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year
And the winner of the Betway Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year is Jersey Mens Cricket captain Chuggy Perchard.
His bat, ball and brains guided Jersey to an unbeaten run at the European qualifiers and now have a chance to make history and qualify for World T20 competition in Australia.
Chuggy gives his reaction straight after the awards ceremony to our reporter Josh Wilde
11:05pm - Netballer Lily Jones is the Channel Islands Sports Personality Rising Star
The Channel Islands Sports Personality Rising Star for 2021 is Jersey netballer Lily Jones.
In a major breakthrough season for the goal shooter she made her debut in the Netball Superleague for Team Bath and was invited to the England Roses academy long squad.
11:00pm - Gary Freeman is the Channel Islands Sports Personality Coach of the Year
This year Channel Islands Sports Personality Coach of the Year is Gary Freeman.
Under Freeman’s leadership the Bulls are in contention for back-to-back promotions and went on a memorable FA Cup in their debut season in the competition.
10:55pm - Champion of Sport to Carl Hester
Congratulations to Sark’s very own Carl Hester who is our Channel Islands Champion of Sport.
This accolade will add to Carl’s trio of Gold, Silver and Bronze medals from various Olympics over the last decade.
10:50pm - Sports Personality Team of the Year Award to Jersey Cricket
Jersey Mens Cricket Team have been crowned the Channel Islands Sports Personality Team of the Year.
An unbeaten run at the European Qualifiers gives Neil MacRae’s men a chance of making history and qualifying for the T20 World cup in Australia
9:45pm - Catch up on the first programme
7:55pm - Reminder of all the nominees for the Betway CI Sports Personality of the Year
Catch Cameron, Maya, Chuggy and Alex speak to our sports correspondent Keilan Webster about their nomination.
7:50pm - Michael Lucas Sporting Hero Award to Gill Queripel
Gill Queripel has won the Michael Lucas Sporting Hero Award for her service of over 30 years to Guernsey netball.
Known to some as 'Nanna Netball', Gill has inspired countless generations of netballers across the island.
Michael Lucas Sporting Hero winner Gill Queripel speaks to our reporter Josh Wilde about her award
7:40pm - Judges Award to Jersey Reds Athletic
Congratulations to Jersey Reds Athletic who have won the Channel Islands Sports Personality of the Year Judges Award.
They were commended by the judges for their team spirit during the pandemic and their charity efforts.
7:00pm - Presenters sharing their thoughts
The Sports Awards presenters Keilan Webster and Jonathan Wills give their thoughts as the venue begins to fill up.
6:30pm - Tables turned on special guest Gail Emms
Earlier today we caught with the special guest Gail Emms as our reporter Josh Wilde turned the tables and quizzed her sporting knowledge.
6:00pm - The scene is set for an extraordinary night of Channel Islands Sport.
Make sure to follow all our social media channels and join in with the conversation using the #CISPOTY and our live blog of the event for all the updates throughout the evening.