Laureus Award (LWSA)

  • SEVILLE, SPAIN, May 6, 2021 - The winners of the 2021 Laureus World Sports Awards have been unveiled at a digital Awards Ceremony in Seville. Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was the inaugural Winner of the Laureus Athlete Advocate of the Year Award for his involvement in the fight against racism.
  • Berlin, Feb 17, 2020 - In a moment of sporting history, the greatest Formula One driver of his generation Lewis Hamilton and Lionel Messi, the world’s greatest footballer, were declared joint winners of the prestigious Laureus World Sportsman of the Year Award, in front of a glittering international audience in Berlin.
  • Stuttgart, Feb 16, 2020 - This year’s Laureus World Sports Awards (LWSA) on 17 February in Berlin will be a particularly propitious occasion, as it will mark the 20th time that these prestigious awards have been presented. Together with Laureus, Mercedes-Benz will be celebrating the anniversary as a long-standing partner of Laureus Sport for Good.
  • Berlin, Jan 15, 2020 - The world’s sports media have cast their votes and the Nominees for the landmark 20th Anniversary Laureus World Sports Awards have been confirmed.
  • MONACO, Feb 19, 2019 - February 18, 2019 – World No. 1 tennis star Novak Djokovic, record-breaking gymnast Simone Biles, golfing legend Tiger Woods and the France Football Team were among the big winners at the 2019 Laureus World Sports Awards.
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  • Monte Carlo/Stuttgart, Feb 17, 2019 - Yuwa (Hindi for 'youth') is the name of the programme which is receiving the Sport for Good Award at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco.
  • Monaco, Feb 27, 2018 - He is the icon of men’s tennis, and tonight, in the company of HSH Prince Albert and HSH Princess Charlene, Roger Federer won his fifth and six Laureus statuettes, becoming the most decorated Laureus Winner in history at the 2018 Awards Ceremony in Monaco.
  • Monaco, Jan 16, 2018 - An impressive collection of the greatest men, women and teams in sport have been nominated for the 2018 Laureus World Sports Awards, following a ballot by the world’s sports media.
  • Stuttgart, Jan 8, 2018 - Up until 26 February 2018, sports fans from around the world can choose the Laureus Best Sporting Moment of the Year 2017 in the final round of voting.
  • Monaco, Feb 14, 2017 - The premier global sports awards took place in the company of royalty as HSH Prince Albert and HSH Princess Charlene joined the biggest names in sport at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Monaco.
  • Stuttgart, Feb 8, 2017 - To mark this year's Laureus World Sports Awards, Mercedes Benz is putting one of the coveted award statuettes into very special hands for the journey from Berlin, the venue of last year's award ceremony, to Monaco, where this prestigious event for the sporting world is being held this year.
  • Berlin, Apr 18, 2016 - Double success for rugby as All Blacks and Dan Carter win Awards / Laureus Breakthrough of the Year Award won by golfer Jordan Spieth / Formula One legend Niki Lauda receives Lifetime Achievement Award / Record third Laureus Disability Award for Brazil’s Daniel Dias / Laureus Action Sports Award goes to Ironman Jan Frodeno
  • Berlin, Apr 18, 2016 - Novak Djokovic and Nico Rosberg led the way as the world's top athletes joined the Sneakers For Good campaign at the Laureus World Sports Awards in Berlin.
  • Berlin, Apr 17, 2016 - On the eve of the Laureus World Sports Awards, a host of sporting legends have inspired youngsters from Laureus-supported projects at the energetic, exciting and engaging Laureus Sport for Good Jam.
  • London, Dec 2, 2015 - After a hugely successful end to the 2015 FIA Formula One World Championship, MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS driver and Laureus Ambassador Nico Rosberg’s #DriveforGood campaign has raised €160,900 for the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation.
  • Abu Dhabi, Nov 25, 2015 - MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS driver and Laureus Ambassador Nico Rosberg is hoping to continue his fine form and raise more money for Laureus through the #DriveforGood campaign at this weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
  • Stuttgart, Apr 14, 2015 - Mercedes-Benz is further expanding its worldwide involvement in the area of corporate social responsibility and stepping up its cooperation with the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation. In the run-up to the Laureus World Sports Awards, which will be held in Shanghai on 15 April 2015, the premium automobile manufacturer has announced a new national partnership: Mercedes-Benz and Laureus in China are joining forces under the aegis of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Citizenship Alliance Initiative.