Countries by notable athletes

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AthletesCountry
Samuel Eto'o (soccer), Francoise Mbango Etone (triple jump), Geremi (soccer)
Hicham El Guerrouj (running), Hasna Benhassi (running), Larbi Ben Barek (soccer)
Alleyne Francique (running), Andre Fletcher (cricket), Devon Smith (cricket)
Debbie Ferguson-McKenzie (running), Tonique Williams-Darling (running), Durward Knowles (sailing)
Ivan Zamorano (soccer), Elias Figueroa (soccer), Fernando Gonzalez (tennis)
Jay Jay Okocha (soccer), Hakeem Olajuwon* (NBA), Nwankwo Kanu (soccer)
Vic Darchinyan (boxing), Tigran Petrosian (chess), Levon Aronian (chess)
Yao Ming (NBA), Li Ning (gymnastics), Guo Jingjing (diving)
California Molefe (running), Amantle Montsho (running), Dipsy Selolwane (MLS),
Jaromir Jagr (NHL), Jan Zelezny (javelin), Emil Zatopek (running)
Viv Richards (cricket), Andy Roberts (cricket), Curtly Ambrose (cricket)
Andriy Shevchenko (soccer), Vitali Klitschko (boxing), Sergey Bubka (pole vault)
Muhammad Al-Deayea (soccer), Hadi Al-Somayli (hurdles), Khalid Al-Eid (equestrian)
Babe Ruth (MLB), Muhammad Ali (boxing), Jim Thorpe (decathlon)
Spiridon Louis (running), Pyrros Dimas (weightlifting), Nikos Galis (basketball)
Carlos Ruiz (MLS), Carlos Silva (shooting), Mateo Flores (marathon)
Kirill Lazarov (handball), Goran Pandev (soccer), Dragana Pecevska (handball)
Khaosai Galaxy (boxing), Samart Payakaroon (boxing), Paradorn Srichaphan (tennis)
José Luis Chilavert (soccer), Roque Santa Cruz (soccer), Romerito (soccer)
Muttiah Muralitharan (cricket), Kumar Sangakkara (cricket), Mahela Jayawardene (cricket)
Zaza Pachulia (NBA), Nikoloz Tskitishvili (NBA), Nino Salukvadze (shooting)
Tim Duncan* (NBA), Peter Holmberg (sailing), Abdul Hodge* (NFL)
Novak Djokovic (tennis), Peja Stojakovic (NBA), Jelena Jankovic (tennis)
Naim Suleymanoglu (weightlifting), Rustu Recber (soccer), Hedo Turkoglu (NBA)
Nicolae Juravschi (canoeing), Vitalie Grusac (boxing), Veaceslav Gojan (boxing)
Vijay Singh (golf), Waisale Serevi (rugby), Marika Vunibaka (rugby)
Sachin Tendulkar (cricket), Sunil Gavaskar (cricket), Dhyan Chand (field hockey)
Ernesto Fonseca (motocross), Claudia Poll (swimming), Paulo Wanchope (soccer)
Goran Ivanisevic (tennis), Janica Kostelic (skiing), Davor Suker (soccer)
Erki Nool (decathlon), Kristina Smigun (skiing), Andrus Veerpalu (skiing)
Chien-Ming Wang (MLB), Yani Tseng (golf), Yang Chuan-Kwang (decathlon)
Adam Malysz (ski jumping), Robert Kubica (F1), Tomasz Gollob (speedway)
Hasheem Thabeet (NBA), Filbert Bayi (running), Suleiman Nyambui (running)
Eric Liddell (running), Jackie Stewart (F1), Kenny Dalglish (soccer)
Georgios Achilleos (shooting), Fatima Whitbread* (javelin), Marcos Baghdatis (tennis)
Hanni Wenzel (skiing), Andreas Wenzel (skiing), Mario Frick (soccer)
Scotty Nguyen* (poker), Dat Nguyen* (NFL), Hoang Anh Tran (weightlifting)
Sandis Ozolinsh (NHL), Andris Biedrins (NBA), Maris Strombergs (cycling)
Cecilia Tait (volleyball), Sofia Mulanovich (surfing), Teofilo Cubillas (soccer)
Manute Bol (NBA), Luol Deng* (NBA), Ismail Ahmed Ismail (running)
Paul Tergat (running), Catherine Ndereba (running), Samuel Wanjiru (running)
Rashid Ramzi (running), Maryam Yusuf Jamal (running), Yusuf Saad Kamel (running)
Mal Michael (AFL), Marcus Bai (rugby league), James Gwiit (AFL)
Shahar Peer (tennis), Yossi Benayoun (soccer), Ariel Zeevi (judo)
Dikembe Mutombo (NBA), Gary Kikaya (hurdles), Mwadi Mabika (WNBA)
Albert Pujols (MLB), Pedro Martinez (MLB), David Ortiz (MLB)
AthletesCountry
Gary Player (golf), Francois Pienaar (rugby), Bryan Habana (rugby)
George Best (soccer), David Healy (soccer), Pat Jennings (soccer)
Kirsty Coventry (swimming), Nick Price (golf), Andy Flower (cricket)
Jonah Lomu (rugby), Edmund Hillary (mountaineering), Peter Snell (running)
Rony Seikaly* (NBA), Freddy Deeb* (poker), Sammy Farha* (poker)
Edgar Renteria (MLB), Carlos Valderrama (soccer), Juan Pablo Montoya (NASCAR)
Hong Yong-Jo (soccer), Hong Un-Jong (gymnastics), Kim Gwang-Sik (gymnastics)
Ichiro Suzuki (MLB), Hidetoshi Nakata (soccer), Mao Asada (skating)
Abdi Bile (running), Abdisalam Ibrahim (soccer), Mo Farah (running)
Cristiano Ronaldo (soccer), Eusebio (soccer), Luis Figo (soccer)
Frankie Fredericks (running), Paulus Moses (boxing), Luketz Swartbooi (running)
Alexis Argüello (boxing), Dennis Martinez (MLB), Ricardo Mayorga (boxing)
John Mugabi (boxing), John Akii-Bua (hurdles), Moses Kipsiro (running)
Johan Santana (MLB), Luis Aparicio (MLB), Edwin Valero (boxing)
Tan Howe Liang (weightlifting), Wang Yuegu (table tennis), Li Jiawei (table tennis)
Abdur Razzak (cricket), Mushfiqur Rahim (cricket), Mashrafe Mortaza (cricket)
Michal Martikan (canoeing), Elena Kaliska (canoeing), Peter Bondra (NHL)
Wasim Akram (cricket), Sohail Abbas (field hockey), Jansher Khan (squash)
Ato Boldon (running), Richard Thompson (running), Brian Lara (cricket)
Andy Schleck (cycling), Marc Girardelli (skiing), Charly Gaul (cycling)
Nadia Comaneci (gymnastics), Ilie Nastase (tennis), Elisabeta Lipa (rowing)
Rasul Boqiev (judo), Yusup Abdusalomov (wrestling), Andrey Abduvaliyev* (hammer throw)
Alexander Vinokourov (cycling), Bakhyt Sarsekbayev (boxing), Dmitriy Karpov (decathlon)
Petra Majdic (XC skiing), Primoz Kozmus (hammer throw), Robert Koren (soccer)
Ferenc Puskas (soccer), Krisztina Egerszegi (swimming), Tamas Darnyi (swiming)
Usain Bolt (running), Michael Holding (cricket), Asafa Powell (running)
Zinedine Zidane (soccer), Jacques Anquetil (cycling), Jean-Claude Killy (skiing)
Anthony Nesty (swimming), Clarence Seedorf* (soccer), Ernesto Hoost* (kickboxing)
Vitaly Scherbo (gymnastics), Svetlana Boginskaya (gymnastics), Ekaterina Karsten (rowing)
Lorik Cana (soccer), Tie Domi (NHL)*, Luan Krasniqi (boxer)
Johan Cruyff (soccer), Sven Kramer (speed skating), Fanny Blankers-Koen (running)
Park Ji-Sung (soccer), Se Ri Pak (golf), Kim Yu-Na (figure skating)
Franz Beckenbauer (soccer), Michael Schumacher (F1), Steffi Graf (tennis)
Elnur Mammadli (judo), Aliya Garayeva (gymnastics), Teimour Radjabov (chess)
Amr Shabana (squash), Farid Simaika (diving), Alaa Abdelnaby (NBA)
Lee Chong Wei (badminton), Nicol David (squash), Rashid Sidek (badminton)
Maria Mutola (running), Clarisse Machanguana (WNBA), Tico-Tico (soccer)
Mikaele Pesamino (rugby), Earl Va'a (rugby), Brian Lima (rugby)
Jair Jurrjens (MLB), Churandy Martina (running), Jan Boersma (sailing)
Pancho Segura (tennis), Antonio Valencia (soccer), Jefferson Perez (racewalking)
Haile Gebrselassie (running), Tirunesh Dibaba (running), Kenenisa Bekele (running)
Kim Collins (running), Runako Morton (cricket), Atiba Harris (MLS)
Hristo Stoichkov (soccer), Veselin Topalov (chess), Albena Denkova (skating)
Paavo Nurmi (running), Mika Hakkinen (F1), Matti Nykänen (ski jumping)
Michael Essien (soccer), Ike Quartey (boxing), Abedi Pele (soccer)
Tenzing Norgay (mountaineering), Apa Sherpa (mountaineering), Pemba Dorjie (mountaineering)
AthletesCountry
Peter Schmeichel (soccer), Paul Elvstrøm (sailing), Wilson Kipketer (running)
Vénuste Niyongabo (running), Arthémon Hatungimana (running), Mohammed Tchité (soccer)
Brandon Manumaleuna (NFL), Junior Seau (NFL), Marques Tuiasosopo (NFL)
Yulieski Gourriel (baseball), Félix Savón (boxing), Javier Sotomayor (high jump)
Julio Cesar Chavez (boxing), Lorena Ochoa (golf), Juan Manuel Marquez (boxing)
Oussama Mellouli (swimming), Mohammed Gammoudi (running), Wissem Hmam (handball)
Rod Carew (MLB), Mariano Rivera (MLB), Roberto Duran (boxing)
Don Bradman (cricket), Rod Laver (tennis), Ian Thorpe (swimming)
Oksana Chusovitina* (gymnastics), Djamolidine Abdoujaparov (cycling), Artur Taymazov (wrestling)
Silvio Cator (long jump), Samuel Dalembert* (NBA), Jozy Altidore* (soccer)
Arvydas Sabonis (NBA), Sarunas Jasikevicius (NBA), Virgilijus Alekna (discus throw)
Brian O'Driscoll (rugby), Padraig Harrington (golf), Sean Kelly (cycling)
Garry Sobers (cricket), Malcolm Marshall (cricket), Joe Walcott (boxing)
Nasser al-Attiyah (rallying), Saif Saaeed Shaheen (running), Mubarak Hassan Shami (running)
Eidur Gudjohnsen (soccer), Olafur Stefansson (handball), Vala Flosadottir (pole vault)
Noureddine Morceli (running), Karim Ziani (soccer), Madjid Bougherra (soccer)
Manny Pacquiao (boxing), Efren Reyes (pool), Paeng Nepomuceno (bowling)
Bojana Popovic (handball), Predrag Drobnjak (NBA), Mirko Vucinic (soccer)
Ghada Shouaa (heptathlon), Joseph Atiyeh (wrestling), Naser Al Shami (boxing)
Roberto Clemente (MLB), Miguel Cotto (boxing), Chi Chi Rodriguez (golf)
Nicklas Lidstrom (NHL), Annika Sorenstam (golf), Ingemar Stenmark (skiing)
Orzubek Nazarov (boxing), Aidyn Smagulov (judo), Kanatbek Begaliev (wrestling)
Pelé (soccer), Gustavo Kuerten (tennis), Ayrton Senna (F1)
Emmanuel Adebayor (soccer), Benjamin Boukpeti (canoeing), Moustapha Salifou (soccer)
Wayne Gretzky (NHL), Steve Nash (NBA), Sidney Crosby (NHL)
Roger Federer (tennis), Xeno Müller (rowing), Fabian Cancellara (cycling)
Bruno Julie (boxing), Stephane Buckland (running), Vikash Dhorasoo* (soccer)
Lilian Thuram* (soccer), Marie-José Pérec* (running), Teddy Riner* (judo)
Joe Calzaghe (boxing), Ryan Giggs (soccer), Gareth Edwards (rugby)
David Beckham (soccer), Bobby Charlton (soccer), Steve Redgrave (rowing)
Alex de Angelis (MotoGP), Daniela Del Din (shooting), Massimo Bonini (soccer)
Diego Maradona (soccer), Manu Ginobili (NBA), Juan Manuel Fangio (F1)
Didier Drogba (soccer), Kolo Toure (soccer), Emmanuel Eboue (soccer)
Hector Scarone (soccer), Diego Forlán (soccer), Enzo Francescoli (soccer)
Bruce Lee (kickboxing), Marco Fu (snooker), Lee Lai Shan (windsurfing)
Bjørn Dæhlie (XC skiing), Sonja Henie (figure skating), Thor Hushovd (cycling)
Asashoryu (sumo), Naidangiin Tuvshinbayar (judo), Gundegmaa Otyrad (shooting)
Taufik Hidayat (badminton), Susi Susanti (badminton), Raema Lisa Rumbewas (weightlifting)
Hossein Rezazadeh (weightlifting), Ali Daei (soccer), Hadi Saei (taekwondo)
Aleki Lutui (rugby), Chris Hala'ufia (rugby), Tevita Taumoepeau (rugby)
Rohan Kanhai (cricket), Lance Gibbs (cricket), Clive Lloyd (cricket)
Alexander Ovechkin (NHL), Evgeni Plushenko (figure skating), Andrey Arshavin (soccer)
Kalusha Bwalya (soccer), Samuel Matete (running), Felix Bwalya (boxing)
Eddy Merckx (cycling), Justine Henin (tennis), Tom Boonen (cycling)
Hermann Maier (skiing), Michaela Dorfmeister (skiing), Niki Lauda (F1)
Rafael Nadal (tennis), Alberto Contador (cycling), David Villa (soccer)

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