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    Led by this little big man.



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    Roger Federer
    DoB: August 8, 1981




    “Roger is just the greatest player of all time.
    He is the most beautiful player I’ve ever seen and I don’t ever get tired of watching him.
    Rod Laver is my idol, Pete Sampras is the greatest grass court player ever,
    but Roger is just the greatest player of all.”


    - JOHN McENROE

    What the stats say
    Wimbledon won: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
    US Open won: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
    Australian Open won: 2004, 2006, 2007, 2010
    French Open won: 2009
    Matches won: 688 out of 850
    World number one for: 237 consecutive weeks.
    what the stats don’t say
    How can a winning machine also be poetry in motion? Watch Roger Federer.

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    Sachin Tendulkar
    DoB: April 24, 1973




    “He is the greatest batsman the game has ever seen.”

    - SUNIL GAVASKAR

    HAND OF GOD

    Commit all your crimes when Sachin is batting.

    They will go unnoticed because even the Lord is watching! — a placard at SCG

    God wanted to play cricket...

    So came Sachin Tendulkar! — a tweet

    Finally know what God really looks like!!

    He is about 5’5” and plays cricket!! — a tweet

    what the STATS SAY

    Most Test runs: 13,447

    Most ODI runs: 17,598

    Most Test 100s: 47

    Most ODI 100s: 46

    Most runs in an innings (ODI): 200 not out

    what the STATS DON’T SAY

    The mood of at least 1.07 billion people swings with his bat.

    For 20 years, he has been Mr India (without any vanishing trick) and the Don of world cricket

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    Tiger Woods

    DoB: December 30, 1975




    “No matter how good you get you can always get better and that’s the exciting part.”

    - TIGER WOODS

    WHAT THE STATS SAY

    Won: 14 professional major golf championships

    Won: 16 World Golf Championships

    Won: 71 PGA Tour events

    Youngest: To achieve the career Grand Slam

    Youngest and fastest: To win 50 tournaments on Tour

    Longest run as: World Number One

    WHAT THE STATS DON’T SAY


    The first golfer to become a household name, across age, colour and continent.

    Did more for his sport than any other sportsman — till he hit a water hydrant

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    Cristiano Ronaldo
    DoB: February 5, 1985




    “Ronaldo is better than George Best and Denis Law, who were two brilliant and great players in the history of (Manchester) United.”

    - Johan Cruyff

    WHAT THE STATS SAY


    Goals scored for Man U: 118

    Won for club: EPL (2007, 2008) Champions League (2008)

    World footballer of the year: 2008

    COST Real Madrid: £80m

    Earnings per week: £183,000 — followed by a 25 per cent pay rise in each of the following five years of his contract

    WHAT THE STATS DON’T SAY

    The most expensive player in soccer history is a showstopper;
    has forced many women around the world to know the dribble from the dive.
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    Lionel Messi
    DoB: June 24, 1987




    “I’ve seen the player who will inherit my place…
    and his name is Messi…
    He is beautiful to watch, my kind of player….
    He’s offering classes in beautiful football….
    He has something different to any other player in the world.”

    - DIEGO MARADONA

    WHAT THE STATS SAY

    Goals scored for Barcelona: 70

    Won for club: Spanish League (2009) & Champions League (2009)

    Won for country: FIFA Under-20 World Cup 2005

    World footballer of the year: 2009

    WHAT THE STATS DON’T SAY

    Brings joy to the world by playing the most-watched game on the planet with sublime skill and an angelic smile.
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    Usain Bolt
    DoB: August 21, 1986




    “We are dealing with a freak of nature athlete.
    He is off the charts.
    He is destroying other athletes,
    making them look like kids.”

    — MIKE POWELL

    WHAT the stats say

    Fastest 100m: 9.58 seconds
    Fastest 200m: 19.19 seconds
    Fastest 4x100m relay: 37.10 seconds

    WHAT the stats don’t say

    The fastest man in the world runs like a superman, races like a boy.
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    Virender Sehwag
    DoB: October 20, 1978




    “I see the ball, I hit the ball.”
    — VIRENDER SEHWAG

    what the STATS SAY

    has scored: 2 triple hundreds, 6 double hundreds, 19 hundreds in Tests
    has scored: 6,691 runs in Tests
    has a strike rate of: 80.87 in Tests
    has scored: 7,091 runs in ODIs
    has a strike rate of: 103.51 in ODIs


    what the STATS DON’T SAY

    No other top-order batsman in the world has consistently played T20 cricket in Tests, and with awesome success.

    No one has had a greater impact on batting in the modern game.

    No one is more feared by bowlers and captains (even his own, at times).
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    P.S.: Chess champ Viswanathan Anand wasn’t included because only outdoor physical sports were considered.

    Whom would you like to add to this list ?

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    nice dood.............tfs

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    gr8 Find. Superb..
    for Sharing.

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    rahul dravid, punter, lara and jacques kallis deserve a spot in here and also schumacher

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rajput99 View Post
    nice dood.............tfs
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    for Sharing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hotspicyhot View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by knocked out View Post
    rahul dravid, punter, lara and jacques kallis deserve a spot in here and also schumacher
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