Hurry: four days left to nominate your contenders
As a result of no female nominations for the BBC Sports Personality, William Hill have created an alternative award to celebrate female achievement in sport over 2011. The inaugural William Hill Sportswoman Of The Year Award will be decided on the 21st of December, the winner of which will gain a VIP trip to the William Hill King George on boxing day as well as £1000 Charity bet on the big race & a Trophy for the mantelpiece.
To Nominate Your forgotten female launch the poll which is on the William Hill Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/williamhillsports). The shortlist will consist of the ten sportswomen with the most nominations. The final shortlist will be confirmed on Monday, you can then vote for your favourite at http://news.williamhill.com or pick up one of the 240,000 coupons which will be available in all William Hill shops from mid week.
"The award is designed to give members of the public the opportunity to choose both the shortlist, as well as the winner. It has been a good year for Women's sport, let's celebrate it," said Hill's spokesman Rupert Adams.