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LAUREUS WORLD SPORTS AWARDS 2008

winners & nominees

HIGHLIGHTS
The Laureus World Sports Awards made its debut in Russia in 2008, with St. Petersburg as the host city, and the audience was treated to a ballet performance, accompanied by a live orchestra.
A young Lewis Hamilton was awarded Breakthrough of the Year and Sergey Bubka was honoured with the Laurues Lifetime Achievement Award.
See all of the winners and nominees below.

Laureus Spirit Of Sport

Laureus Lifetime Achievement Award