ESPY Awards 2019 nominees revealed: Simone Biles, Serena Williams, all for sports reviewers

ESPY Awards 2019 nominees revealed: Simone Biles, Serena Williams, Kevin Durant and Mikaela Shiffrin all in for sports honor

  • ABC will broadcast the ESPY Awards from ESPN from Los Angeles on July 10
  • American football star Alex Morgan, Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, tennis star Serena Williams and NBA star Kevin Durant are among the nominees
  • With Danica Patrick as host, ESPY ratings were dramatically lower in 2018, while the broadcast generated 3.9 million viewers compared to 5.3 million in 2017
  • Comedian Tracy Morgan will organize this year's broadcast
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American football player Alex Morgan, gymnast Simone Biles, tennis star Serena Williams and NBA star Kevin Durant are among the nominees for the ESPY Awards 2019.

Biles and Morgan compete with WNBA player Breanna Stewart and skier Mikaela Shiffrin for & # 39; best female athlete & # 39; while Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo wins the & # 39; best male athlete & # 39; prize with golfer Brooks Koepka, Boston Red Sox rightfielder Mookie Betts and Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes.

Morgan, who scored a record five goals against Thailand in the World Cup opener last week, was already named Female Player of American Football of the Year in 2018.

Meanwhile, Biles won five gold medals at the World Champions in Doha and Stewart was the FIBA ​​player of the year and a WNBA All-Star in 2018.

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Simone Biles won five gold medals at the World Champions in Doha in 2018. Earlier in 2016 (photo) she won team and all-round gold medals at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

Simone Biles won five gold medals at the World Champions in Doha in 2018. Earlier in 2016 (photo) she won team and all-round gold medals at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro

After getting married and giving birth in 2017, Serena Williams managed to win a singles title for the first time in her professional career in 2018. Yet she released an 18-6 singles album

After getting married and giving birth in 2017, Serena Williams managed to win a singles title for the first time in her professional career in 2018. Yet she released an 18-6 singles album

After getting married and giving birth in 2017, Serena Williams managed to win a singles title for the first time in her professional career in 2018. Yet she released an 18-6 singles album

Alex Morgan, who scored a record five goals against Thailand in the World Cup opener last week, was already named the female US football player of the US in 2018.

Alex Morgan, who scored a record five goals against Thailand in the World Cup opener last week, was already named the female US football player of the US in 2018.

Alex Morgan, who scored a record five goals against Thailand in the World Cup opener last week, was already named the female US football player of the US in 2018.

Hosted by former NASCAR driver Danica Patrick, ESPY ratings were dramatically lower in 2018, while the broadcast reached 3.9 million viewers, compared to 5.3 million in 2017. Comedian Tracy Morgan will organize this year's broadcast on July 10.

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& # 39; I hope my uncle Sidney Poitier is there with my biological father Tony Dorsett and my second cousin Herschel Walker, & # 39; Morgan joked in an ESPN press release. & # 39; And Bo Jackson, I want my two dollars back. & # 39;

There are many other nominees for next month's prize fair.

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley is for & # 39; best breakthrough athlete & # 39; with Atlanta Hawks rookie Trae Young, Milwaukee Brewers slugger Christian Yelich and the American Open winner Naomi Osaka.

The 2018 MVP Finals, Kevin Durant, is nominated for & # 39; NBA Player of the Year & # 39;

The 2018 MVP Finals, Kevin Durant, is nominated for & # 39; NBA Player of the Year & # 39;

The 2018 MVP Finals, Kevin Durant, is nominated for & # 39; NBA Player of the Year & # 39;

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Osaka is also nominated for & # 39; best tennis player & # 39; together with Serena Williams, whom she defeated in Queens last summer to secure her first grand slam title – a competition that is good for the & # 39; best-transmitted & # 39; ESPY price.

After getting married and giving birth in 2017, Williams did not succeed in winning a single title in 2018 for the first time in her professional career. Yet she placed a solo album of 18-6 in the year.

Antetokounmpo is also for & # 39; best NBA player & # 39; along with Houston Rockets guard James Harden, Kevin Durant and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George.

Durant, who recently tore his Achilles while playing for the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, had won the MVP final in each of the last two seasons.

Stewart is in favor of the WNBA award with Phoenix Mercury veteran Diana Taurasi, Washington Mystics center Elena Delle Donne and Candace Parker, star in Los Angeles Sparks.

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And after helping the Washington Capitols win their first Stanley Cup in 2018, veteran Alexander Ovechkin is in for & # 39; Best NHL Player & # 39; along with Tampa Bay & # 39; s Nikita Kucherov and Edmonton & # 39 Connor McDavid.

Fans are encouraged to vote for the winners ESPN.com.

In addition to being nominated for & # 39; Female Athlete of the Year & # 39 ;, Naomi Osaka is also nominated for & # 39; best female tennis player & # 39; together with Serena Williams, whom she defeated in Queens last summer to secure her first grand slam title - a competition that is pretty upset for the & # 39; ESPY price

In addition to being nominated for & # 39; Female Athlete of the Year & # 39 ;, Naomi Osaka is also nominated for & # 39; best female tennis player & # 39; together with Serena Williams, whom she defeated in Queens last summer to secure her first grand slam title - a competition that is pretty upset for the & # 39; ESPY price

In addition to being nominated for & # 39; Female Athlete of the Year & # 39 ;, Naomi Osaka is also nominated for & # 39; best female tennis player & # 39; together with Serena Williams, whom she defeated in Queens last summer to secure her first grand slam title – a competition that is pretty upset for the & # 39; ESPY price

2019 ESPY AWARDS FINALISTS

BEST MALE ATHLETE

  • Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs of Kansas City
  • Mookie Betts, Boston Red Sox
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks
  • Brooks Koepka, Golf
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BEST FEMALE ATHLETE

  • Breanna Stewart, Seattle Storm
  • Simone Biles, Gymnast
  • Alex Morgan, USWNT
  • Mikaela Shiffrin, USA Skiing

BEST PINK ATHLETE

  • Saquon Barkley, New York Giants
  • Christian Yelich, Milwaukee Brewers
  • Trae Young, Atlanta Hawks
  • Naomi Osaka – US Open, Australian Open

BEST GAME

  • NCAAF – LSU vs. Texas A & M: Aggies win seven-overtime 74-72 thriller in top scoring game in FBS history
  • NFL Week 11 – LA Rams (54) vs. Kansas City Chiefs (51) – Monday Night Football
  • NCAAW Final Four – Notre Dame (81) against UConn (76) – 26 lead changes

BEST COLLEGE ATLEET

  • Kyler Murray, Oklahoma Football – Winnis of the 201is Heisman Trophy
  • Zion Williamson, Duke MBB – winner wooden winner 2019
  • Rachel Garcia, UCLA Softball – American Softball Collegiate player of the year
  • Sabrina Ionescu, Oregon WBB – 2019 Winner wooden award
The top choice in Thursday's NBA Draft, Zion Williams stands for & # 39; Best College Athlete & # 39;

The top choice in Thursday's NBA Draft, Zion Williams stands for & # 39; Best College Athlete & # 39;

The top choice in Thursday's NBA Draft, Zion Williams stands for & # 39; Best College Athlete & # 39;

BEST PERFORMANCE IN THE REPORTS

  • Drew Brees (New Orleans Saints) passed the career of Peyton Manning with 71,940 passers-by to place himself on the first place of the all-time list; most completes in the NFL history, more than 6,300+ completions for Brett Favre
  • Sabrina Ionescu (Oregon Basketball) recorded her 13th triple-double. She now has the NCAA basketball record for men and women for triple doubles. She surpassed Kyle Collinsworth & # 39; s brand of 12 in four seasons at BYU. She also broke the Division I men's and women's record in a single season in the ducks & # 39; 96-78 win over Southern California (7) breaking through the former BYU guard Kyle Collinsworth
  • Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors) broke the NBA 3-point record in a match of 14, past Stephen Curry & # 39; s previous goal
  • Matthew Boling became the first high schooler ever to break 10 seconds in the 100 meter long dashboard and dropped a 9.98

BEST UPSET

  • NCAAF – Old Dominion beats No. 13 Virginia Tech 49-35, Old Dominion only had a 1.8% chance of winning according to ESPN & # 39; s FPI, making it the biggest upset by an FBS team in the 14 years of Football Power Index forecasts
  • 2018 US Open – Naomi Osaka defeats Serena Williams
  • NHL – Columbus Blue Jackets made it impossible for many to think, upset over the centuries after a 7-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 4 of their best-of-7 series.
  • Boxing – Andy Ruiz Jr. upset victory over Anthony Joshua

BEST INTERNATIONAL MEN'S FOOTBALL PLAYER

  • Lionel Messi
  • Cristiano Ronaldo
  • Kylian Mbappe
  • Virgil Van Dyke

BEST INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYER FOR LADIES

  • Pernille Harder, Denmark
  • Ada Hegerberg, Norway
  • Sam Kerr, Australia
  • Lucy Bronze, England
Patrick Mahomes is one of the four nominees for & # 39; Best NFL Player & # 39; at the upcoming ESPY Awards
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Patrick Mahomes is one of the four nominees for & # 39; Best NFL Player & # 39; at the upcoming ESPY Awards

Patrick Mahomes is one of the four nominees for & # 39; Best NFL Player & # 39; at the upcoming ESPY Awards

BEST NFL PLAYER

  • Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs of Kansas City
  • Aaron Donald, Los Angeles Rams
  • Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams
  • Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints

BEST MLB PLAYER

  • Mookie Betts, Red Sox
  • Christian Yelich, Milwaukee Brewers
  • Jacob DeGrom, New York Mets
  • Blake Snell, Tampa Bays Rays

BEST NHL PLAYER

  • Nikita Kucherov, Tampa Bay Lightning
  • Connor McDavid, Edmonton Oilers
  • Nathan MacKinnon, Colorado Avalanche
  • Alexander Ovechkin, Washington Capitals
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BEST DRIVER

  • Lewis Hamilton, F1
  • Steve Torrence, NHRA
  • Scott Dixon, Indy
  • Kyle Busch, NASCAR

BEST NBA PLAYER

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks
  • James Harden, Houston Rockets
  • Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors
  • Paul George, OKC Thunder
And after helping the Washington Capitols win their first Stanley Cup in 2018, veteran Alexander Ovechkin is in for & # 39; Best NHL Player & # 39;

And after helping the Washington Capitols win their first Stanley Cup in 2018, veteran Alexander Ovechkin is in for & # 39; Best NHL Player & # 39;

And after helping the Washington Capitols win their first Stanley Cup in 2018, veteran Alexander Ovechkin is in for & # 39; Best NHL Player & # 39;

BEST WNBA PLAYER

  • Breanna Stewart, Seattle Storm
  • Diana Taurasi, Phoenix Mercury
  • Elena Delle Donne, Washington Mystics
  • Candace Parker, Los Angeles Sparks
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BEST BOXER

  • Canelo Alvarez
  • Vasily Lomachenko
  • Oleksandr Usyk
  • Terence Crawford

BEST MMA HUNTER

  • Israel Adesanya
  • Daniel Cormier
  • Henry Cejudo
  • Amanda Nunes

BEST MALE GOLFER

  • Brooks Koepka
  • Tiger woods
  • Justin Rose
  • Francesco Molinari
Already the best paid boxer, Canelo Alvarez is also in for the ESPY boxing prize

Already the best paid boxer, Canelo Alvarez is also in for the ESPY boxing prize

Already the best paid boxer, Canelo Alvarez is also in for the ESPY boxing prize

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BEST FEMALE GOLFER

  • Ariya Jutanugarn
  • Brooke Henderson
  • Jin-Young Ko
  • Sung Hyun Park

BEST MALE TENNIS PLAYER

  • Novak Djokovic
  • Rafael Nadal
  • Roger Federer
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas

BEST FEMALE TENNIS PLAYER

  • Naomi Osaka
  • Simona Halep
  • Serena Williams
  • Petra Kvitová

BEST MALE ACTION SPORTS ATHLETE

  • Nyjah Huston (USA), skateboard
  • Scotty James (AUS), snowboard
  • Tom Pages (FRA), freestyle motocross
  • Gabriel Medina (BRA), surfing

BEST FEMALE ACTION SPORTS ATHLETE

  • Kelly Sildaru (EST), ski
  • Chloe Kim (USA), snowboard
  • Zoi Sadowski-Synnott (NZL), snowboard
  • Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), surfing

BEST JOCKEY

  • Irad Ortiz Jr.
  • Mike Smith
  • Florent Geroux
  • Jose Ortiz

BEST MALE ATHLETE WITH A DISABILITY

  • Mark Barr – Triathalon
  • Declan Farmer – Hockey
  • Daniel Romanchuk – Marathon Racing
  • Oz Sanchez – Cycling

BEST FEMALE ATHLETE WITH A DISABILITY

  • Oksana Masters, cross-country skiing
  • Tatyana McFadden, Marathon Racing
  • Shawn Morelli, cycling
  • Allysa Seely, Triathalon

BEST BOWLER

  • Jason Belmonte
  • Norm Duke
  • Anthony Simonsen
  • Jakob Butturff

BEST MLS PLAYER

  • Josef Martinez, Atlanta United
  • Wayne Rooney, DC United
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic, LA Galaxy
  • Aaron Long, NY Red Bulls

BEST NWSL PLAYER

  • Lindsey Horan, Portland thorns
  • Adrianna Franch, Portland thorns
  • Sam Kerr, Chicago Red Stars
  • Abby Erceg, North Carolina Courage

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