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Prince Carl Philip Celebrates Swedish Athletes

Prince Carl Phlip and Zlatan Ibrahimovic at the Athletics Gala. Foto: Bertil Ericson/Scanpix

Prince Carl Phlip and Zlatan Ibrahimovic at the Athletics Gala. Foto: Bertil Ericson/Scanpix

Prince Carl Philip presented Zlatan Ibrahimovic with the prestigious sports prize "Jerringpriset" at the annual Swedish Sports Gala in Stockholm on January 14.

The Prince also honored the Swedish alpine skier Anja Pärson with Bragdguldet, the Swedish daily Svenska Dagbladet´s prominent annual prize.

The Swedish Sports Gala, also called the Oscars of Swedish sports, is an annual event which started in 2000. Among the prizes handed out at the event are "Female Athlete of the Year" and "Male Athlete of the Year."