The Women’s Sports Foundation presented the 31st Annual Salute to Women in Sports Awards Gala, last night at the Waldorf in NYC.

Among the athletes on hand were American figure skater Michell Kwan (left) and Kim Yu-Na of South Korea, 2010 Olympic gold medalist in figure skating.

Billie Jean King, founder of the Women’s Sports Foundation, was joined by Laila Ali.

In the lower photo, Annika Sorenstam is seen being photographed by her husband Mike, who said Annika is busy with her Golf Academy, clothing line, and golf course design projects. She’ll be doing exhibitions in China and the U.S. in the coming months.

Photographs: Stephen Wise