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Who is Alistair Brownlee? Sports Personality of the Year 2016 shortlist

He won gold in Rio 2016 and helped his brother over the line in one of the greatest displays of sportsmanship this year. Can Brownlee win over the public this Sunday?

Published: Sunday, 18th December 2016 at 4:00 pm

Sports Personality of the Year 2016 nominees: Alistair Brownlee

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Age: 28

Twitter: @AliBrownleetri

2016 highlight: Winning triathlon gold in Rio 2016, with his brother Jonny claiming silver. He later impressed the world again after he helped his exhausted sibling over the finish line in the final race of the Triathlon World Series.

What the commentator said: "What an incredible conclusion here... I've never seen anything like that anywhere in world sport"

Watch Alistair Brownlee win gold in Rio 2016

Sports Personality of the Year 2016: who will win?

Nicola
Adams

Gareth
Bale

Alistair
Brownlee

Sophie
Christiansen

Kadeena
Cox

Mo
Farah

Jason
Kenny

Laura
Kenny

Andy
Murray

Adam
Peaty

Kate
Richardson-Walsh

Nick
Skelton

Sarah
Storey

Jamie
Vardy

Max
Whitlock

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Danny
Willett

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