Hamilton can win the Oscar award of sport
Formula 1 World Champions Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton have received nominations for this year’s Laureus World Sports Awards.
The British driver became one of the most successful pilots of all-time. He moves level with Juan Manuel Fangio on five career titles, but Michael Schumacher holds the record with seven title.
Mercedes won its fifth Formula One constructors' world championship in a row at the Brazilian GP.
The winners will be revealed at a ceremony in Monaco next month.
Sportsman of the Year
Novak Djokovic (SRB) - Tennis
Lewis Hamilton (GBR) - Formula 1
LeBron James (USA) - Basketball
Eliud Kipchoge (KEN) - Athletics
Kylian Mbappe (FRA) - Football
Luka Modric (CRO) - Football
Team of the Year
European Ryder Cup team - Golf
France World Cup team - Football
Golden State Warriors (USA) - Basketball
Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 team (Germany) - Formula 1
Norway Winter Olympic team
Real Madrid (ESP) - Football