10 Dec 2010

All Blacks nominated for Laureus award

11:54 am on 10 December 2010

The All Blacks are among a long list of contenders for the team award in the Laureus world sports awards.

The Spanish football team heads the list of nominations, along with the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team and the European Ryder Cup golf team.

Also nominated are Inter Milan, the San Francisco Giants, New Orleans Saints, the Red Bull formula one team, and the Indian cricket team.

The evetual winner will be selected by a sports jury made up of 46 of the greatest sportsmen and sportswomen and will be named in early February.