KUALA LUMPUR, June 9 (Bernama) -- The 2015 Laureus World Sports Awards, the premier honours event in the international sport calendar, will be held in Shanghai, China.
Its chairman, Dr Edwin Moses expressed delight the event would be held in Shanghai, an exhilarating and vibrant city.
In a statement today, he said this was the first time the event was being held in China, describing it as "an exciting new adventure for us".
Shanghai Mayor Yang Xiong also welcomed the staging of the event in the city.
"The charm of sports lies in its ability to get the best from people and motivate them to be better.....