World no.1 Novak Djokovic has been nominated for ESPY award in three categories:
The ESPY, short for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly, honors sports achievement in the past calendar year, with the winners decided by online fan balloting at www.espn.go.com/espys/voting.
Nole finished 2011 as the world no.1 and became the 16th different player to finish as no.1 in the history of the ATP Rankings (since 1973).
The 25-year-old Serbian star had a historic season with a 70-6 match record (21-4 record vs top 10 players) and 10 titles – three Grand Slams, record five ATP World Tour Masters 1000 trophies, Dubai (500) and Belgrade (250).
Fans can cast their votes online through July 9, and winners will be revealed during the 20th annual awards show at the Nokia Theatre hosted by American actor and comedian Rob Riggle on July 11 in Los Angeles.