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David Beckham
   is famous for being a   
Soccer Player
Debut for Manchester United in 1995. Played for Real Madrid 2003. Joined L.A Galaxy in 2007
Pele
   is famous for being a   
Soccer Player
Regarded by many as the greatest football player ever to play the game. 1958 made his debut for Brazil. He scored 1280 goals in his 1363 professional games. He won the FIFA Best Soccer player of the Twentieth Century.
Ronaldino
   is famous for being a   
Soccer Player
In 1999 hit 15 goals in 14 games for Gremio which had him snapped up by Brazil. He was named as one of 11 greatest living players by FIFA. Named Best Player in the World by FIFA in 2004.
Martina Hingis
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Tennis Player
Martina Hingis won 40 singles titles and 36 doubles titles including 14 Grand Slam crowns in singles and doubles. Hingis was the youngest ever tennis player to top the rankings - she was 16 at the time.
Martina Navratilova
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Tennis Player
The winner of a record nine Wimbledon women's singles tennis titles and a total of no less than 167 singles tournaments including 18 Grand Slam titles, Martina Navratilova is the most successful female tennis player in the modern game.
Michael Jordan
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Basketball Player
American. Was instrumental in popularizing the NBA (National Basketball Association) around the world in the 1980s and 1990s. Signed a minor league baseball contract with the Chicago White Sox on March 31, 1994 during a "retirment period".
Wayne Gretzky
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Ice Hockey Player
Canadian. Set 40 regular-season records, 15 playoff records, 6 All-Star records, won four Stanley Cups with the Edmonton Oilers, and won 9 MVP awards and 10 scoring titles amongst his achievements.
Brett Favre
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American Football Player
Favre made a cameo appearance as Mary's boyfriend in There's Something About Mary.
Edson Arantes Do Nascimento
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Football Player (soccer)
Brazil. Named athlete of the century by the IOC, better known as Pele
Babe Ruth
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
Was a Major League baseball player from 1914-1935. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest baseball players in history
Billie Jean King
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Tennis Player
During her career she won 12 Grand Slam single titles including six Wimbledon titles and four US Open Titles. Ranked Number 1 for five years but most well remembered for her challenge against Mr. Bobby Riggs in 1973, which Billie Jean won, putting to rest the notion that women could not defeat men.She won 16 Grand Slam women's doubles titles and 11 Grand Slam mixed doubles titles
Martina Navratilova
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Tennis Player
Won Grand Slam of Tennis in 1984 by winning Wimbledon, The French Open, The Australian Open, and the U.S. Open all in one year. She won Wimbledon a record number of nine times!
Andre Agassi
   is famous for being a   
Tennis Player
Started career as young, long-haired rebel and ended up two decades later with a shaved head. Agassi won over 850 singles matches, including 60 titles, 8 Grand Slams and an Olympic Gold Medal in Atlanta in 1996.
John McEnroe
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Tennis Player
One of tennis' greats, a natural serve and volley game plus his unpredictability and speed on the court helped him to defeat many mor powerful players. He won
Jimmy Connors
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Tennis Player
He won eight Grand Slam singles titles and two Grand Slam doubles titles with Ilie Năstase and was the mixed doubles runner-up with Chris Evert at the 1974 US Open. He is considered to be one of the top male tennis players of all time.
Anatoly Karpov
   is famous for being a   
Chess Player
A Russian chess grandmaster and former World champion
Roger Federer
   is famous for being a   
Tennis Player
All-time record 15 Grand Slam titles, including a career Grand Slam.
Rafael Nadal
   is famous for being a   
Tennis Player
He has won six Grand Slam singles titles, and the 2008 Olympic gold medal in singles
Cy Young
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
He was a pitcher for five different major league teams from 1890 to 1911, he pitched the first perfect game of baseball's modern era
Dennis Rodman
   is famous for being a   
Basketball Player
He is the all time leader in rebound rate and generally regarded as one the greatest re bounders of all-time, nicknamed The Worm and stands 6ft 7inches
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
   is famous for being a   
Basketball Player
Born Lew Alcindor, led UCLA to 3 NCAA titles (1967-69), Player of the year twice, led Milwaukee (1) and L.A.Lakers (5) to 6 NBA titles, retired in 1989 after 20 years as all-time leader in over 20 categories
Joe DiMaggio
   is famous for being a   
Baseball Player
DiMaggio was a 3-time MVP winner and 13-time All-Star. At the time of his retirement, he had the 5th-most career home runs (361) and sixth-highest slugging percentage (.579) in history. He is perhaps best known for his 56-game hitting streak (May 15–July 16, 1941),
Arthur Ashe
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Tennis Player
First black man to win US. Championship (1968) and Wimbleton (1975), 1st U.S. player to earn $100,000 in 1 year (1970), won Davis Cup as player (1968-70) and captain (1981-82), died 1993, the new home for the U.S. Open was named Arthur Ashe Stadium
Steffi Graf
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Tennis Player
Graf won 22 Grand Slam singles titles, second among male and female players only to Margaret Court's 24.
Serena Williams
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Tennis Player
Has won 22 Grand Slam titles: 11 in singles, 9 in doubles, and 2 in mixed doubles. She has won two Olympic gold medals in women's doubles.
Monica Seles
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Tennis Player
She won nine Grand Slam singles titles, winning eight of them while a citizen of Yugoslavia and one while a citizen of the United States. She became the youngest-ever champion at the 1990 French Open at the age of 16. She was the World No. 1 player in the women's game during 1991 and 1992, but in 1993 she was forced out of the sport for two years following an on-court attack in which a German spectator stabbed her in the back with a 10-inch-long knife.
Margaret Court
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Tennis Player
Margaret Smith Court won Grand Slam titles in both singles (1970) and mixed doubles (1963 with Ken Fletcher), record 24 Grand Slam singles titles, 11 Australian, 5 U.S., 5 French and 3 Wimbledon, born Australia 1942
Lindsay Davenport
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Tennis Player
1st American female to be ranked no. 1 in the world (1998) since Chris Evert in 1985, won U.S. Open (1998), Wimbledon (199) and Australian Open (2000), Olympic gold medalist at Atlanta in 1996
Anna Kournikova
   is famous for being a   
Tennis Player
Her celebrity status made her one of the best known tennis players worldwide. In singles was #8 in the world in 2000, Kournikova's specialty has been doubles, where she has at times been the world's #1 ranked player. With Martina Hingis as her partner, she won Grand Slam titles in Australia in 1999 and 2002.
Venus Williams
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Tennis Player
Williams has won 57 titles, which includes 18 Grand Slam titles - seven in singles, nine in women's doubles, and two in mixed doubles.
Chris Evert
   is famous for being a   
Tennis Player
No. 1 player in world 5 times (1975-77,80-81)won 18 majors in all , 7 French, 6 U. S. 3 Wimbledon and 2 Australian, retired after 1989 season with 154 singles titles
Evonne Goolagong Cawley
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Tennis Player
Born 1951
Brian O'Driscoll
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Rugby Union Player
Shoot the Piano Player
   was the English title of   
Tirez Sur Le Pianiste
1960; directed by François Truffaut
Gary Player
   has excelled in   
Golf
24 PGA Tour wins, 19 Champion Tour wins, 13 Senior Tour wins. Also a renowned golf course architech.
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Have Mercy On The Criminal
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
I’m Going To Be A Teenage Idol
1973
Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only The Piano Player
   features   
Texas Love Song
1973
Wayne Gretzky
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Hockey Player
"The Great One"; highest scorer in history
Wilt Chamberlain
   was a/an   
Basketball Player
Single season scoring record; 1936-1999
Babe Ruth
   was a/an   
Baseball Player
Home run king and folk hero, born George Herman Ruth in 1895
Jackie Robinson
   was a/an   
Baseball Player
First player to integrate the big leagues (1947); 1919-1972
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
   was a/an   
Basketball Player
All-time leading NBA scorer, born 1947
Clean-up Hitter
   is   
Player Who Hits 4th in the Batting Order
Olympic Rings
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When a Player Strikes Out 5 Times in One Game
Utility Player
   is   
A Player Who Fills in Many Positions
Harmon Killebrew
   was a   
Baseball Player
Known for his tape-measure home runs, 74 d. 2011
Defensive Player
   means   
Jugador Defensivo
Spanish
Bleeding Gums Murphy
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A Saxophone Player
Murphy Kenneth "Bleeding Gums" Hibbert. Idol and role model of Lisa Simpson.
Helen Wills Moody
   was a   
Tennis Player
1905-1998






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