BBC East Midlands Sports Awards: Nominations announced
Two of Nottinghamshire's Ashes winning cricketers have been shortlisted for the BBC East Midlands Sports Personality of 2011 award.
Graeme Swann and Stuart Broad have been named alongside Mansfield swimmer Rebecca Adlington on the shortlist for the trophy.
Nominations for eight awards have been revealed - each recognising sporting achievement in the region.
BBC East Midlands Sports Personality
2010: Golfer Lee Westwood
2009: Boxer Carl Froch
2008: Swimmer Rebecca Adlington
2007: Rugby player Martin Corry
2006: Swimmer Ross Davenport
2005: Sailor Ellen MacArthur
2004: Cricketer Darren Maddy
The winners will be announced at an event at Loughborough University on 17 November.
The BBC asked for members of the public to suggest sportsmen and women to be considered for awards, including Team of the Year and Coach of the Year, in September.
A judging panel made up of former sportsmen and regional sports journalists shortlisted three people in each category.
Below are details of the award categories and full list of nominations.
Award categoriesSports Personality of the Year
Rebecca Adlington - Swimming
Stuart Broad - Cricket
Graeme Swann - CricketDisabled Sports Personality of the Year
Dan Greaves - Athletics
Sam Hynd - Swimming
Richard Whitehead - AthleticsCoach of the Year
Dave Brailsford - Cycling
Bill Furniss - Swimming
Graham Griffiths - HockeyTeam of the Year
Beeston Men's Hockey Club
Leicestershire Foxes (Cricket)
Nottingham Panthers (Ice hockey)Junior Sportsperson of the Year
Lucy Garner - Cycling
Molly Renshaw - Swimming
Kyle Ryde - Motor sportJunior Disabled Sportsperson of the Year
Oliver Hynd - Swimming
Jacob Parker - Swimming
Maddie Thompson - Wheelchair basketballFootball Achievement of the Year
Alfreton Town Football Club
Martin Allen - Notts County
Mark O'Brien - Derby CountyBrian Clough Award
Mark O'Brian - Derby County FC
Alex Hales - Notts County Cricket Club
Manu Tuilagi - Leicester Tigers