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In pics: Sports Personality of the Year 2010

Conor Coady

Check out the nominees for Sports Personality of the Year. First up it's Tom Daley, who picked up two Commonwealth golds, even though he had a shoulder injury!

Mark Cavendish

Cyclist Mark Cavendish won five stages of the Tour de France this year, and is one of the best road sprinters in the world.

Jessica Ennis

Jessica Ennis has had a great year too, and recently won European heptathlon gold in Barcelona.

David Haye

World heavyweight champion David Haye has defended his title twice this year - but will he lift the SPOTY crown?

AP McCoy

AP McCoy is one of the greatest jump jockeys in the world, and won the Grand National this year on Don't Push It.

Graeme Swann

Graeme Swann helped England beat Australia at the World Twenty20, and took his first 10-wicket haul in a Test match against Bangladesh this year.

Graeme McDowell

Graeme McDowell shot to stardom when he won the US Open in 2010. It was the first time a European had won the tournament for 40 years!

Phil Taylor

Phil Taylor is one of the greatest darts players of all time, and has already won the World Championship, Premier League and World Matchplay titles this year!

Lee Westwood

Lee Westwood became the world's number one golfer in October, ending Tiger Wood's epic 281-week reign at the top.

Amy Williams

Amy Williams took gold at the Winter Olympics this year on her skeleton bob. But will she lift the SPOTY title on 19 December?