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Rix643
Dec 28th, 2011, 05:35 PM
The Norwegian cross-country skier Marit Bjoergen has won the annual election for "Best Athlete of the Year (women)" by members of the International Sports Press Association (AIPS).
Petra Kvitova finished 4th, Caroline Wozniacki 6th.
Djokovic won in the mens category. Again.

Complete article: Here (http://www.aipsmedia.com/index.php?page=news&cod=7013&tp=n)


Final results:
1. Marit Bjoergen(Cross-country Ski)576 (17.78%)
2. Vivian Cheruiyot(Athletics) 566 (17.47%)
3. Federica Pellegrini(Swimming) 448 (13.83%)
4. Petra Kvitova (Tennis) 425 (13.12%)
5. Sally Pearson (Athletics) 389 (12.01%)
6. Caroline Wozniacki(Tennis) 375 (11.57%)
7. Homara Sawa(Football) 271 (8.36%)
8. Melissa Franklin (Swimmer)190 (5.86%)

359 Journalists voted
79 Countries



(BTW, I voted for Woz....;))

JustPetko
Dec 28th, 2011, 07:03 PM
Wozniacki over Franklin? :rolleyes:

Kworb
Dec 28th, 2011, 07:12 PM
Cross-country skiing. :lol: The lame little sister of biathlon.