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Lionel Messi, Novak Djokovic to compete for prestigious Laureus Awards 2024

Lionel Messi recieved the Laureus Award as Sports activities Man of the yr for the yr 2023

The likes of Lionel Messi, Novak Djokovic, Simone Biles, and Mikaela Shiffrin will likely be contending for prestigious awards on the extremely anticipated Laureus Awards 2024 in Madrid, Spain, this April.

Among the many stellar lineup of nominees are Olympic champions, medalists, and famend superstars, representing a various array of sporting disciplines. The nominees, introduced on Monday (26 February), span eight distinct award classes.

What’s the Laureus Awards ?

Over 1,300 members of Laureus’ world media panel meticulously chosen the nominees for the seven main award classes, whereas the Worldwide Paralympic Committee contributed to the ultimate choice for the World Sportsperson of the Yr with a Incapacity Award.

Lionel Messi, reigning 2023 World Sportsman of the Yr, finds himself as soon as once more in rivalry for the coveted award, alongside tennis maestro Novak Djokovic, who clinched three Grand Slam titles in 2023. Pole vault sensation Armand ‘Mondo’ Duplantis and observe phenom Noah Lyles, boasting triple gold medals from the World Athletics Championships, additionally headline the aggressive shortlist.

Who’re the nominees for the Laureus Awards 2024?

Laureus World Sportsman of the Yr 2024 nominees: Novak Djokovic (Serbia, tennis); Mondo Duplantis (Sweden, athletics); Erling Haaland (Norway, soccer); Noah Lyles (USA, athletics); Lionel Messi (Argentina, soccer); Max Verstappen (Netherlands, motor racing)

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Laureus World Sportswoman of the Yr 2024 nominees: Aitana Bonmatí (Spain, soccer); Shericka Jackson (Jamaica, athletics); Religion Kipyegon (Kenya, athletics); Sha’Carri Richardson (USA, athletics); Mikaela Shiffrin (USA, Alpine snowboarding); Iga Swiatek (Poland, tennis)

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