The Biggest Prize in Sport is the third studio album by English punk/rock band 999. It peaked at #177 on the U.S. Billboard Album Chart. The album was re-released on CD in 1999 on Anagram Records.999, named for the British emergency phone number, was among the first wave of punk bands to emerge in 1977 from England's summer of hate. Fully embodying the anger and frustration of the time, 999 delivered fast, hard-edged pop songs with poignant venomous relevancy that helped carve out that historical musical movement. By 1980's The Biggest Prize in Sport-often considered the band's masterpiece-999 had honed their craft to perfection, offering one of rock's greatest albums.