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Bradley Wiggins has been named BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2012. The cyclist received the prestigious award after winning tonight's public phone vote, beating Jessica Ennis and Andy Murray into second and third place respectively. The prize was presented by David Beckham and the Duchess of Cambridge, in her first appearance since visiting hospital with acute morning sickness. "I'm not going to swear tonight, so I'm just going to say thanks very much to everyone who picked the phone up and voted," Wiggins said. "We've had all that jungle stuff and The X Factor the last couple of weeks so, for people, in half an hour, to pick up and pay £1.50 to vote, thank you very much. "I'd like to thank my teammates because without (more) »

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