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A footballer, right defender. He is the most internationally capped male Brazilian player. He won 1994 and 2002 World Cup. Played for AS Roma and AC Milan.M
A footballer who played as right winger and forward. He helped the Brazil national team win the World Cups of 1958 and 1962. He played the majority of his career for Botafogo.M
A footballer, nicknamed 'White Pele'. He is considered one of the most skilled finishers and best passers ever. Played as attacking midfielder in Flamengo and Udinese.M
A former World No. 1 tennis player. He won the French Open three times (1997, 2000, and 2001), and was the Tennis Masters Cup champion in 2000.M
A Formula One racing driver. He finished second in the 2008 Drivers' World Championship, and is under contract to race for Scuderia Ferrari until the end of the 2012 season.M
A volleyball player, wing spiker. With national team he has won gold medal at 2004 Olympics, three world championships and eight times World League. Played in Italy and Russia.M
An automobile racing driver who throughout a long and successful career won the Indianapolis 500 twice and championships in both Formula One (1972, 1974) and CART.M
A female beach volleyball player, who won the World Championships 2011, beating Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor and two PanAm titles 2007, 2011 with Juliana Felisberta.F
A former racing driver. In 1978 he started competing in Formula 1. In 1981 and 1983 he won world championship driving Brabham. In 1987 he again became champion driving Williams.M
A volleyball player, middle blocker. She was named Best Spiker at the 2006 FIVB World Grand Prix. In 2012 and 2008 she won gold medal at Olympics. Since 2011 plays in Fenerbahce.F
A sailor. In his career he won two gold medals, two silver medals and a bronze from five Olympic Games. He competed in Laser and Star class.M
A mixed martial artist known for his technical mastery of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He competes in the heavyweight division of the UFC, where he is a former UFC Heavyweight Champion.M
A volleyball player. She plays as wing spiker. She is a 2 time Olympic champion, winning in 2008 and 2012. She played in Italian and Spanish league.F
A football forward playing for Tyresö FF. She has been named FIFA World Player of the Year five consecutive times (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010) . Two-time Olympic silver medalF
An athlete. She is South American record holder at 100 metres hurdles and at long jump. In 2008 she won Olympic gold medal in long jump.F
A basketballer playing as guard. Since 2003 he's been playing in NBA in such teams as: Suns, Raptors and Pacers. In 2007 he was 6th Man of The Year.M
A professional basketball player who plays as power forward or center for the NBA's Washington Wizards. Between 2002 and 2012 he played for Denver Nuggets.M
A racing driver, best known for competing in Formula One between 1993 and 2011. He became the first driver to reach 300 Grand Prix starts. He drove for Ferrari, Honda etc.M
A volleyball player playing as outside hitter. Former Modena, Panathinaikos and Dinamo Moscow player. He has got numerous succesess with national team.M
A swimmer who specializes in sprint events. He is the most successful Brazilian swimmer in history, having obtained three Olympic medals and four World Championships gold medals.M

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