Famous Sports Personalities

Dear Defence Aspirants, we have observed in most of the exams one question is always asked associated with Famous Sports Personalities. So we have provided you with the following table which has a list of all sports personalities related to sports like cricket, hockey, football and many more. We hope it will benefit you in cracking all the Defence-related exams.

Name Of The PersonsSportsCountry
Lionel MessiFootballArgentina
Diego MaradonaFootballArgentina
Sir Donald BradmanCricketAustralia
David CampeseRugby UnionAustralia
Jack NicklausGolf.Australia
Rod LaverTennis.Australia
Shane WarneCricket.Australia
SeverianoGolf.Ballesteros
Eddy MerckxCycling.Belgium
PeleFootball.Brazil
RonaldhinoFootball.Brazil
Bruno SoaresTennisBrazil
Aryton SennaMotor RacingBrazilian
Emil ZatopekAthletics.Czechoslovakia
Ian BothamCricket.England
C.B.FryCricket.England
David BeckhamFootball.England
Lewis HamiltonMotor Racing.England
Steve DavisSnooker.England
W.G. GraceCricket.England
Haile GebreselassieAthletics.Ethiopia
Kenenisa BekeleAthletics.Ethiopia
Abebe BikilaAthletics.Ethopia
Paavo NurmiAthletics.Finland
Bernard HinaultCycling.France
Jacques AnquetilCycling.France
Serge BlancoRugby Union.France
Michael SchumacherMotor Racing.Germany
Steffi GrafTennis.Germany
Andy MurrayTennis.Great Britain
Bill ShanklyFootball.Great Britain
Bobby MooreFootball.Great Britain
Chris FroomeCycling.Great Britain
Chris HoyCycling.Great Britain
Fred PerryTennis.Great Britain
Henry CooperBoxing.Great Britain
Mo FarahAthletics.Great Britain
Nick FaldoGolf.Great Britain
Paula RadcliffeAthletics.Great Britain
Roger BannisterAthletics.Great Britain
Sebastian CoeAthletics.Great Britain
Sir Steve RedgraveRowing.Great Britain
Stirling MossMotor Racing.Great Britain
Dhyan ChandHockey.India
Rajyavardhan Singh RathoreShootingIndia
Balbir Singh SrHockey.India
Pullela GopichandBedminton.India
Vijay KumarShooting.India
Yogeshwar DuttWrestling.India
Sachin TendulkarCricket.India
Sushil KumarWrestling.India
Leslie ClaudiusHockey.India
Khashaba Dadasaheb JadhavWrestlingIndia
Vijender SinghBoxingIndia
Gagan NarangShootingIndia
Kapil DevCricketIndia
Mahesh BhupathiTennisIndia
Leander PaesTennisIndia
Saina NehwalBedmintonIndia
Jwala GuttaBedmintonIndia
Rohan BopannaTennisIndia
Sania MirzaTennisIndia
Sunil GavaskarCricketIndia
Prakash PadukoneBedmintonIndia
Ravichandra AshwinCricketIndia
Viswanathan AnandChessIndia
Apurvi ChandelaShootingIndia
Siril VermaBadmintonIndia
Fausto CoppiCyclingItaly
Usain BoltRaceJamaica
Asbel KipropAthleticsKenya
Tegla LaroupeAthleticsKenya
Hicham El GuerroujAthleticsMorocco
George BestFootball.Northern Ireland
Grete WaitzAthletics.Norway
Magnus CarlsenChessNorway
Imran KhanCricket.Pakistan
Miguel TabuenaGolfPhilippines
Manny PacquiaoBoxing.Phillipines
Cristiano RonaldoFootball.Portugal
EusebioFootball.Portugal
Jose MourinhoFootball.Portugal
Nadia ComaneciGymnastics.Romania
Maria SharapovaTennis.Russia
Vladimir KramnikChessRussia
Svetlana KuznetsovaTennisRussia
Alex FergusonFootball.Scotland
Eric LiddellAthletics.Scottish
Viktor TroickiTennisSerbia
Rafael NadalTennis.Spain
Seve BallesterosGolf.Spain
Carolina MarinBadmintonSpain
Bjorn BorgTennis.Sweden
Martina HingisTennis.Switzerland
Roger FedererTennis.Switzerland
Johan CruyffFootball.The Netherlands
Jamie MurrayTennisUK
Serguei BubkaAthletics.Ukraine
Tiger WoodsGolf.US
Muhammad AliBoxingUS
Floyd Joy MayweatherBoxingUS
Carl LewisAthleticsUS
Billie Jean KingTennisUS
Jackie Joyner KerseeAthletics.US
Al OerterAthletics.US
Babe Didrikson ZahariasGolf.US
Babe RuthBaseball.US
Bo JacksonBaseball.US
Bob BeamonAthletics.US
Chris EvertTennis.US
Greg LemondCycling.US
Jim ThorpeSwimming.US
Jimmy ConnorsTennis.US
Joe DimaggioBaseball.US
John McenroeTennis.US
Kelly SlaterSurfing.US
Lance ArmstrongCycling.US
Magic JohnsonBasketball.US
Mark SpitzSwimming.US
Martina NavratilovaTennis.US
Michael JohnsonAthletics.US
Michael JordanBasketball.US
Michael PhelpsSwimming.US
Jonathan EdwardsRugby Union.Wales
Gareth BaleFootball.Wales
Gareth EdwardsRugby Union.Wales
Brian LaraCricket.West Indies
Sir Viv RichardsCricket.West Indies
Sir Gary SobersCricket.West Indies
Monica SelesTennis.Yugoslavia / US

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