SI.com announced that in their online readers’ poll American Pharoah won Sportsman of the Year for 2015. He won with 47 percent of the vote, with the Kansas City Royals coming in second place at 29 percent. Also getting votes were Steph Curry, Leo Messi, Jordan Spieth, Simone Biles and Carli Lloyd.
American Pharoah of course snapped the 37-year Triple Crown streak in impressive fashion. This is a win the entire Commonwealth can enjoy.
Sports Illustrated’s editors will chose the Sportsman of the Year. The winner will be announced tomorrow on SI.com and on the Today Show.