Countries by notable athletes

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

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