Photo of the Month

Photos of the Year - 2008

2009-01-07 03:40:17 PM
Over the past twelve months you have selected your top photos from our "Photos of the Month" galleries.

Now it's time to select the "Photo of the Year" from the selection below. 

Click here to view the full "Photos of the Year - 2008" gallery...

January - Desperate Dive A great action shot of a desperate dive by a batsman attempting to make his ground during an Australian domestic limited overs match. (Getty Images)
February - Crouch, Lift, Hold...

The Chiefs take "lifting" to new heights in their Super 14 match against the Waratahs. (Getty Images)

March - Diving Duo Italy's Noemi Batki and Tania Cagnotto dive during the women's 10m synchro platform final of the 29th LEN European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven. (John Thys, AFP)
April - Making a Splash Stephane Peterhansel and Jean-Paul Cottret make a splash in their Mitsubishi during the second stage of the Central European Rally. (Daniel Mihailescu, AFP)
May - F1 Stunner Mmmm... very very nice!!! Oh and Renault's Spanish driver Fernando Alonso races around the Monaco racetrack during the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix. (Bertrand Guay, AFP) 
June - The Looking Glass A room with a view? Ana Ivanovic climbs into the stands after winning the Ladies French Open final at Roland Garros. (Patrick Kovarik, AFP)
July - Rossi Racing Valentino Rossi on his Fiat Yamaha during the Free Practice of the Red Bull US Grand Prix in Laguna Seca, California. (Gabriel Bouys, AFP)
August - Lightning Bolt Jamaica's Usain "Lightning" Bolt celebrates after winning the men's 200m final at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Bolt broke the men's 200 metres world record timing 19.30 seconds as he clinched the Olympic Games gold to add to his 100m crown. (Fabrice Coffrini, AFP)
September - The Big Blue Natalie du Toit touches the bottom of the pool during the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games. (Duif du Toit, Gallo Images)
October - Dunk Diver A member of the Milwaukee Bucks "Rim Rockers" gets airborne for an acrobatic slam dunk. (Frederic J. Brown, AFP)
November - Victory Cry Bryan Habana celebrates his try with team mate Conrad Jantjes (front) and others during the Test match between England and South Africa at Twickenham Stadium in London, England. (Gallo Images)
December - Double Drink Man-of-the-Match, Dale Steyn, celebrates South Africa's historic series win against with a drink, or two... (Tertius Pickard, Gallo Images)


Cast Your Vote

So your time has come to influence the South African sporting year! Remember that at the end of the year, the twelve monthly winners in each category – as voted by you – will be published here on Sport24, and you again will then decide the annual winners by vote.

So please give it a little thought before casting your vote...

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