Alun Wyn Jones Ben Stokes, Dina Asher-Smith and Raheem Sterling shortlisted for BBC Sports Personality of the Year, but no space for England’s rugby players

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Ben Stokes, Dina Asher-Smith and Raheem Sterling will do battle for BBC Sports Personality of the Year after judges snubbed the England players who narrowly missed out on glory at the men’s rugby and women’s football World Cups.

England all-rounder Stokes, who starred in the nation’s cricket World Cup triumph, is a runaway favourite for the prize, but the shortlist is a watershed moment for women’s athletics, with both sprinter Asher-Smith and heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson being honoured.

Six-times F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton, a 2014 winner of the BBC prize, and Alun Wyn Jones, the Wales captain, also make the final list to be voted for by the publi

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