SA Sports Star 2012
Amla, Le Clos and Nomvete are also nominated for the Sportsman of the Year Award and will be up against Cameron van der Burgh, who won Olympic gold in the 100 metres breaststroke in a world record of 58.46 seconds.
Semenya will face South African hockey captain Marsha Marescia, Olympic bronze medallist in the K1 500 canoe sprint Bridgitte Hartley and Portia Modise, who scored a wonder goal against Sweden in the Olympics, for the title of Sportswoman of the Year.
Natalie du Toit will be up against Olympic athletes Ilse Hayes, Zandile Nhlapo and Ilse Carstens, and world number 10 in wheelchair tennis, Kgothatso Montjane, for the title of Sportswoman of the year with Disability.
Oscar Pistorius faces fellow athletes Sarnu Fourie and Samkelo Radebe for the men's prize, along with swimmer Charl Bouwer and wheelchair tennis player Lucas Sithole, the world number six in the quad rankings