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Cristiano Ronaldo is an internationally known Portuguese professional soccer player who has set new records while playing for both Real Madrid and Manchester United. Early Life Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro was born in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. Funchal is a small isle off the western coast. Ronaldo was youngest of four children and was named after Ronald...

Andy Murray is a qualified tennis player from Scotland who ranked in second position in World tennis tournament. He won grand slam, Olympics and David cup. He defeated Roger Federer at 2012 Olympic games and won gold medal in men’s single final, and became the first British singles champion in over 100 years. He is the brother of Jamie Murray. Early Life He was...

LeBron James is a known name among basketball fans. He is an American basketball player who is currently playing for Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA. He has won 2 Olympic gold medals, 2 NBA Finals MVP Awards, 4 NBA Most Valuable Player Awards, 2 NBA championships, 1 NBA scoring title, and even the NBA Rookie of the Year Award so far. In addition to be selected into 11 All-Star NBA teams, he has also been selected in 11 All-NBA teams and 6 All-Defensive teams. He has ranked among the most influential and most popular athletes of America, and...

Michael Schumacher is a retired Formula One racing driver, known for his incredible winning performances across the world Grandprix. He was the winner of the Formula One World Championship 7 times. He has been honored with the title of Laureus World Sportsman of the Year twice. He is an ambassador for UNESCO and a spokesperson for driver safety. He slipped into a coma in 2013 after a head injury in a skiing accident. Currently, he is undergoing rehabilitation. Michael Schumacher Family Tree Let us read about Schumacher’s Family Tree. Michael...

The best golfer in the world, the athlete who was highest paid in the world, a sports sensation; Tiger Woods, originally, Eldrick Tont Woods, is a man that everyone reveres for his incredible talent in golf. From the time he won his first major in 1997 till 2010 he was the number one golf in the whole world, except for the year 2004. Woods broke enormous number of world records in golf and had won as many as fourteen professional world golfing championships. He had won the prestigious PGA Player of the Year award for an eleven times consecutively...

Arnold Palmer is regarded as one of the greatest golf players the world has ever seen. In fact, he was even given the nickname ‘The King’ because of his excellent prowess in the golfing world. He is the winner of multiple events on the Champions Tour and even the PGA Tour. Traditionally, golf was thought of as a sport meant only for the rich and distinguished. But...

In the league of the greatest basketball players, if there is one name that outshines, it is surely that of Michael Jordan. A true NBA superstar touching the pinnacle with an average score of 30.1ppg; Jordan soared over his contemporaries with attributes such as sound knowledge of game, might, speed and unparalleled calibre. This sportsman won equal acclaim from his audience and colleagues. The world champion of basketball legion was bestowed with the moniker ‘Air Jordan’ through his endorsement stint with Nike. Jordan Parents –...

Charlene Wittstock is a young and successful face on the Global map. She is a Moroccan Princess, who was formerly a South African National Swimmer. Charlene was born on 25 January 1978 in Rhodesia, which is now known as Zimbabwe. She was born in a middle class family. Her inspiration for the swimming career came from her mother, a former competitive diver and coach. Charlene started her swimming career in the year 1999, where she won three gold medals and a silver medal at the 1999 All Africa Games. In 2000, she represented South Africa...

From the very beginning Cameron Van der Burgh’s parents have always supported him and been proud and passionate about his triumphs, no matter how big or small. As a child, Cameron suffered from a mild form of ADD and so his parents encouraged him to divert his energy towards sports. At a very young age, he was recognized as a very talented swimmer. He is South Africa’s first home-trained Olympic medal winner! His 2012 gold medal win was dedicated to his close friend, Alex Dale Oen, a Norwegian swimmer who passed away due to a heart...

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