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2011 ESPY Awards Results

Their are many great award shows out there like the Golden Globes, Emmy’s and Oscars. However sports has it’s annual awards show every year hosted by ESPN. Here are the winners from the show.

Best Championship Performance
Tim Thomas, Boston Bruins

Best Breakthrough Athlete
Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers

Best Upset
VCU shocks Kansas in 2011 men’s NCAA tournament

Best Male College Athlete
Jimmer Fredette, BYU

Best Male Athlete
Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks

Best Female Athlete
Lindsey Vonn, Skiing

Best Game
Eagles stage epic comeback against NFC rival Giants

Best Play
Abby Wambach’s game-tying goal, 2011 Women’s World Cup

Best Team
Dallas Mavericks

Best Record Breaking Performance
Rory McIlroy, U.S. Open

Best Moment
Roy Halladay’s postseason no-hitter

Castrol Edge NFL Strongest Performance Award
Arian Foster, Houston Texans

Best Sports Movie
The Fighter

Best Coach/Manager
Rick Carlisle, Dallas Mavericks

Best NFL Player
Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers

Best MLB Player
Roy Halladay, Philadelphia Phillies

Best NHL Player
Tim Thomas, Boston Bruins

Best Driver
Jimmie Johnson

Best NBA Player
Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks

Best WNBA Player
Diana Taurasi, Phoenix Mercury

Best Fighter
Manny Pacquiao, Boxing

Best Male Golfer
Rory McIlroy

Best Female Golfer
Cristie Kerr

Best Male Tennis Player
Rafael Nadal

Best Female Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Best Female College Athlete
Maya Moore, UConn

Best Male Action Sports Athlete
Shaun White, Skateboarding/Snowboarding

Best Female Action Sports Athlete
Stephanie Gilmore, Professional Surfer

Best Jockey
John Velazquez

Best Male Athlete with a Disability
Anthony Robles, NCAA Wrestling Champion

Best Female Athlete with a Disability
Mallory Weggemann, Paralympian

Best Bowler
Jason Belmonte

Best MLS Player
Landon Donovan, Los Angeles Galaxy

Best Track and Field Athlete
Tyson Gay

The ESPY’s seemed to be dominated by the Dallas Mavericks and pitcher Roy Halladay. I am not surprised though because everyone loves the Mavericks now and people have loads of respect Doc. Who do you think was the best in each category?

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