Four athletes from the sport of track and field were nominated today for Laureus World Sports Awards following a vote by the world’s media.
Worlds fastest man, Usain Bolt, and worlds best distance runner Mo Farah were nominated for the men's individual sport award, while Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Russian Jelena Isinbayeva were included to women's nominees.
Jamaican, Usain Bolt, won 3 gold medals in 100, 200m, and 4x100m at the Moscow World Outdoor Championships in 2013, while Mo Farah picked up two golds in the 5000m and 10000m races.
Usain Bolt have already won three times Laureus World Sports Award trophy.
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce like Bolt won 3 golds in the sprinting events at Moscow World champs and Jelena Isinbayeva took an emotional win in pole vault in front of her home crowd.
The final event where the winners will be selected will take place on March 26.