Sports Persons Biographies
A sportsperson or athlete is a person trained to compete in a sport involving physical strength, speed or endurance. Sportspeople may be professional or amateur.
Maicon Douglas Sisenando
Maicon, is a Brazilian football player, currently playing for Italian Serie A club F.C. Internazionale Milano...
Born in: Novo Hamburgo > Brazil
Anthony started running when an athletics coach spectating at one of his soccer games commended his speed with the ball and invited him to start sprint training.
Born in: Nigeria
He was the first Indian shooter to win a gold medal in Asian games.
Born in: Patiala > India
Brazilian football midfielder who currently plays for Real Madrid C.F. and the Brazilian national team...
Born in: Brasília > Brazil
Versatile full-back Vasileios Torosidis had his first professional outing as a 17-year-old with hometown club Skoda...
Born in: Xanthi > Greece
Indian tennis player Leander Paes has scripted many memorable triumphs, both at the national and international levels.
Born in: Kolkata > India
Christopher Henry Gayle is a West Indian cricketer who was captain of the West Indies cricket team...
Born in: Kingston > Jamaica
T. C. Yohannan
Born in: Quilon > India
She won gold at the 1994 Commonwealth Games in the 1500 metres, competing for England.
Born in: Kent > United Kingdom
Muralitharan is the highest wicket-taker in both Test cricket and in One Day Internationals (ODIs).
Born in: Kandy > Sri Lanka