United Press International Male Athlete of the Year
The United Press International Male Athlete of the Year Award was awarded each year from 1974 to 1995. The winners were decided by a panel of sportswriters and editors from around the world associated with United Press International. See also the winners of the Female Award.
|1995||Jonathan Edwards||UK||Athletics (triple jump)|
|1994||Johann Olav Koss||Norway||Speed skating|
|1993||Miguel Indurain||Spain||Road cycling|
|1989||Boris Becker||West Germany||Tennis|
|1987||Ben Johnson||Canada||Athletics (sprints)|
|1980||Eric Heiden||USA||Speed skating|
|1975||João Carlos de Oliveira||Brazil||Athletics|
- See also the winners of the Female athlete of the yeat award.
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- List of some of the greatest athletes.
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