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An alpine ski racer. At the 2010 Winter Olympics, he won the downhill at Whistler to become the Olympic champion.M
A former racing cyclist. In 1998 he won the World Road Championship and the Giro di Lombardia, in 2000 he won the Tour de Suisse and he won Liège–Bastogne–Liège in 2001.M
A retired ski racer. She was World Champion in Giant Slalom in 2001. She won 2001 and 2002 World Cup in Giant Slalom. At 2002 Winter Olympics, she finished third in Giant Slalom.F
A retired footballer who played as striker. He won 103 caps. Mostly known for playing in Borussia Dortmund, with which he won Champions League in 1997.M
An alpine skier. He came top in the overall World Cup in 1992, and won a total of four medals at the Winter Olympics and World Championships in the combined event, all in combined.M
A tennis player. In 2004 he was firstly ranked no.1 in ATP. He won 17 Grand Slams and silver medal at 2012 Olympics.M
A retired 800 metres runner. He is best known for winning the gold medal at the 2001 World Championships in Edmonton in his event. He is also twice European vice-champion.M
A tennis player. His career-hingles ranking is world no. 9. He won the gold medal for Switzerland in the men's doubles event at the 2008 Summer Olympics in siM
A former alpine skier. In 1996, 1997, 1999 and 2003, he won the World Cup in Giant Slalom. In 1997 and 2001, he was World Champion in Giant Slalom.M
A Slovak-born tennis player, who spent a total of 209 weeks as World No. 1. She won five Grand Slam singles titles (three Australian Opens, one Wimbledon, and one US Open).F
A snowboarder. He won two gold medals in Paralell Giant Slalom - at 2002 and 2006 Olympics. In 2006 he faced his brother in final run.M
A cross country skier. He has three overall World Cup victories, one Olympic gold medal (2010), and three Tour de Ski victories.M
An alpine ski racer. He had 21 World Cup race victories. He is also an Olympic silver medalist and has won a total of four World Championships medals. Retired in 2012.M
A retired ski jumper. He won two World Cups in 2005 and placed third in the overall championship. His major success is winning world championship in 2009 in Liberec.M
An alpine skier. One of the most successful ski racers. he won the overall World Cup title four times, an Olympic gold medal in 1988 in Downhill and 9 World Championships medals.M
A ski jumper. One of the most successful in this sport. A double Olympic Champion at both 2002 and 2010 Winter Olympics. He won also World Cup overall in 2009/10 season.M
A cyclist. During the 1990s he was one of the best cyclists in the world. He won in 1996 and 1997 Vuelta a España and taking second place in 1995 and 1999 Tour de France.M
A ski racer. She is the most successful alpine ski racer of her country, the second most successful female ski racer ever. Three-times Olympic and world champion.F
A cyclist. A time trial specialist, he is a four-time World Time Trial Champion, seven-time Swiss National Time Trial Champion, and was the 2008 Olympic gold medalist.M
A retired racing cyclist. One of the most successful in his country. who won the Vuelta a España in 1992, 1993 and 1994 and the Giro d'Italia in 1995.M

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