Bradley Wiggins heads BBC SPOTY nominations

Bradley Wiggins, London 2012 time trial gold R

Bradley Wiggins remains on course to be crowned BBC Sports Personality of the Year after he was named on the list of nominees this evening.

Sir Chris Hoy and Sarah Storey also appear on the list, but Wiggins remains the overwhelming favourite for the prize following his incredible 2012 season.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.