Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka are competing in the ESPY Awards (short for Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Award) in the Best Female Tennis Player category. Serena Williams has been nominated for the Best Female Athlete as well, alongside Gabby Douglas (Olympic gymnastics), Missy Franklin (Olympic swimming) and Brittney Griner (NCAA Baylor Women’s Basketball).
Voting ends July 17 9 p.m. ET and while the ESPY Awards will be held on the same day at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. The awards have been presented by the American cable television network ESPN since 1993, honoring the best athletes and sports achievements. (photos: Moo’s Tennis Blog)