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White, Slater nominated for award

Updated: January 28, 2011, 12:54 PM ET
By Olivia Dwyer | ESPN Action Sports

The winners of Laureus World Sports Awards will be named on February 7 in Abu Dhabi, and six action sports athletes will be in the crowd hoping to hear their name.

The nominees for Action Sportsperson of the Year are Shaun White, for achievements in snowboarding and skateboarding, surfers Stephanie Gilmore and Kelly Slater, BMX vert champion Jamie Bestwick, FMX teenage sensation Levi Sherwood, and Spanish windsurfer Victor Fernandez.

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