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A boxer, later competed for UK. Former heavyweight champion. As an amateur he won gold representing Canada at the 1988 Olympic Games after defeating Riddick Bowe in the final.M
A Polish-born footballer, striker. Two-time Belgian champion with Anderlecht and top-scorer of Belgian League in 2001. He also played in Premiership.M
A racing driver. He won the 1995 CART Championship, the 1995 Indianapolis 500 and the 1997 Formula One World Championship driving Williams.M
A racing driver who has competed in CART, the ChampCar World Series and the IndyCar Series. In 2003 he won CART series.M
A retired NBA basketballer, small forward. He spent his career in Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers. With Lakers he won three consecutive NBA championships (2001-2003).M
A snowboarder. He was the first ever to win an Olympic gold medal for Men's Snowboarding at the 1998 Winter Olympics. After winning the gold, he was disqualified for doping.M
An ice hockey goaltender. He played his entire career in New Jersey Devils. He won three Stanley Cups and two Olympic gold medals in 2002 and 2010.M
A former speed skater. A four-time Olympic medalist. He won two golds and bronze in 1984 in Sarajevo and silver Lake Placid.M
A hurdler. A former world champion in the 100 m hurdles and multiple medalist at both the indoor and outdoor world championships. Canadian record holder.F
A South African-born basketballer. Since 1996 he's been playing in NBA. In 2005 and 2006 he was named MVP of the season. 8-times All-Star competitor.M
A Jamaican-born sprinter. He once held the world record for the 100 metres race following his gold medal performance in the 1996 Olympic Games.M
A Haiti-born sprinter. Winner of a gold medal in the 4x100 m relay at the 1996 Summer Olympics. He also won two gold medals in 4x100m relays at world championships (1995, 1997).M
A figure skater. He is three-time world champion and two-time Olympic silver medalist from 1994 and 1998 Olympics.M
A sprinter who won two Olympic bronze medals and an Olympic gold, which was subsequently rescinded. Former world record holder disqualified for doping.M
A cross-country skier who has competed since 2001 at the age of 16. Her major success was winning Olympic gold medal in sprint in 2006 in Turin.F
An ice hockey player, center. He spent his career with Detroit Red Wings and is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame. Three-time Stanley Cup winner.M
A footballer, midfielder. He played for Hannover and Deportivo La Coruna. In 2007 he was named MVP in CONCACAF Gold Cup 2007.M
A short track speed skater who has won 4 Olympic medals (2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze) in 1998, 2002 and 2006 Olympics.M
A bobsledder. She is an Olympic gold medalist in the two woman at the 2010 Winter Olympics and world champion from 2012.F
A former hockey player. He played 17 seasons as a forward for the Pittsburgh Penguins. With them he won two Stanley Cups. Regarded as one of the best hockey players all time.M

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