Great sporting legends to attend Laureus World Sports Awards

March 23, 2016
Laureus World Sports Academy Members, including legendary Olympians such as Nadia Comaneci, Cathy Freeman, Edwin Moses, Steve Redgrave and Mark Spitz, football World Cup winners Cafu, Alessandro Del Piero, Marcel Desailly and Carles Puyol, boxing’s Marvelous Marvin Hagler, tennis greats Boris Becker and Martina Navratilova, and winter sports stars Franz Klammer, Alberto Tomba and Katarina Witt are among the early names to confirm that they will be attending.
The Laureus World Sports Awards is the premier honours event on the international sporting calendar. The winners, as voted by the Laureus World Sports Academy, the ultimate sports jury, made up of more than 50 of the greatest sportsmen and sportswomen of all time, will be unveiled at the globally televised Awards Ceremony staged at the Messe Berlin Palais am Funkturm.
Among the Laureus Academy Members confirmed to be present in Berlin are:
Boris Becker
Sean Fitzpatrick
Ilie Nastase
Ian Botham
Dawn Fraser
Martina Navratilova
Cathy Freeman
Alexey Nemov
Nadia Comaneci
Tanni Grey-Thompson
Hugo Porta
Alessandro Del Piero
Marvelous Marvin Hagler
Carles Puyol
Marcel Desailly
Mika Hakkinen
Steve Redgrave
Kapil Dev
Kip Keino
Mark Spitz
Mick Doohan
Franz Klammer
Daley Thompson
Morné du Plessis
Tegla Loroupe
Alberto Tomba
Nawal El Moutawakel
Edwin Moses
Katarina Witt
Luis Figo
Robby Naish

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