Who would you vote for?
CARL FROCH (Boxer)
HAYLEY TURNER (Jockey)
LIAM TANCOCK (Swimmer)
LIZZIE NEAVE (Canoe Slalom)
STUART BROAD (Cricketer)
The BBC East Midlands Sports Awards 2009 celebrates the achievements of the East Midlands' sporting talent.
Five sporting stars from across the region make up the shortlist for the main award - BBC East Midlands Sports Personality of the Year 2009.
Vote for your sporting hero to win by texting. Voting is now open and closes at 23:00 on Friday 27 November 2009.
The winner from our region will compete for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2009.