Teen tennis star Emma Radocano was crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year after her stunning US Open win – becoming the first woman to win since 2006
Emma Radocano has been named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2021 after her stunning victory at the US Open.
The 19-year-old was voted ahead of Tom Daly and Adam Petty for the coveted award on Sunday night.
The nominees are Tom Daly, Tyson Fury, Adam Petty, Emma Raducano, Raheem Sterling and Dame Sarah Storey.
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Emma Raducano received the award after her stunning victory at the US Open
Tyson Fury has been shortlisted, despite BBC threatening legal action
Raheem Sterling’s goals were crucial for England as they reached the Euro 2020 final
Adam Peaty (left) and Tom Daly (right) are both nominated after winning gold at Tokyo 2020
Ms. Sarah Storey continued her Paralympics success with three gold medals in Tokyo 2020