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Category: Sports Portrait

First Place
Lisa Maree Williams/Freelance
"Bianca Elmir - Fighting & Faith"

Second Place
Jonas Lindkvist/Dagens Nyheter

Third Place
Leah Hennel/Calgary Herald/Postmedia

Award of Excellence
Matt Gade/The Daily Republic
"High school swimmer"

Award of Excellence
Mark Zaleski/Associated Press


Second Place


Borlänge, Sweden 2017-01-05 Mohamed Mire is one of the most succesful players in the Somalian bandyteam The team is training in Borlänge in minus 23 degrees celcius. Most of the Somalian boys came to Borlänge as refugees and the Bandy is a way into the community. Bandy is the national sport in Sweden and played on a large icerink.