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European Sports Journalists Name Hungary’s Katinka Hosszú ‘Sportswoman Of The Year’

By Tamás Székely // 2017.01.02.

Hungarian swimming icon Katinka Hosszú – three times Olympic winner in Rio  – has won the Sportswoman of the Year Award. At the same time Portugal’s football legend Cristiano Ronaldo was named the best sportsman of the year.

Bye 2016 you were awesome!!! 2017 can’t wait to see what u bring!

Iron Lady (@hosszukatinka) által közzétett fénykép,

The prestigious recognition, awarded by the European edition of the International Sports Press Association (AISP), went to Hosszú and Ronaldo for the first time in their career. Ronaldo was followed by tennis ace Andy Murray and Formula 1 championship winner Nico Rosberg, while Hungary’s Iron Lady got more preferances than German tennis player Angelique Kerber and British cyclist Laura Trott.

via and MTI