Novak Djokovic and Noami Osaka were recognized on a global stage on Monday night, both winning a Laureus World Sports Award.
Djokovic won for Sportsman of the Year, after capturing Wimbledon, the US Open and the Australian Open. The 31-year-old was in attendance for the awards show in Monaco.
It's the 15-time Grand Slam champion's fourth career Laureus award, tying him with Usain Bolt.
Osaka, who won the US Open and Australian Open and rose from No. 68 to No. 1 in the span of 12 months, was honored with Breakthrough of the Year.
The other Laureus awards went to Simone Biles (Sportswoman of the Year), Tiger Woods (Comeback of the Year), France (Team), Xia Boyu (Sporting Moment), Henrieta Farkkasova (Sportsperson with a Disability) and Chloe Kim (Action Sportsperson).
Osaka is currently in Dubai where she lost to Kristina Mladenovic in her opening round on Tuesday.