Laureus World Sports Awards 2023:
The winners of the 2023 Laureus World Sports Awards were announced. The Awards were held in person in Paris for the first time since 2020.
- The awards are conferred annually to honour the greatest and most inspirational sporting triumphs of the year and showcases the work of Laureus Sport for Good.
- The first Laureus World Sports Award ceremony took place on May 25, 2000.
- American golfer Tiger Woods was the first winner of this award.
Laureus World Sportsman of the Year
- Winner of 2023: Lionel Messi (Argentina)
- Lionel Messi became the first footballer to be awarded the Sportsman of the Year (in 2020)
Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year
- Winner of 2023: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce (Jamaica)
Laureus World Team of the Year
- Winner of 2023: Argentina Men’s Football Team
Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year
- Winner of 2023: Carlos Alcaraz (Spain)
Laureus World Comeback of the Year
- Winner of 2023: Christian Eriksen (Denmark)
Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year
- Winner of 2023: Eileen Gu (China)
Laureus Sport for Good
- Winner of 2023: TEAMUP (Global)
Laureus World Sportsperson of the Year With a Disability
- Winner of 2023: Catherine Debrunner (Switzerland)