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The Greatest Athlete of All Time

by Ellsworth Vines III

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by 1st Books Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Fiction,
  • Sports - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Sports

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8426601M
    ISBN 101410738949
    ISBN 109781410738943
    OCLC/WorldCa54993777

      No individual sport has more serious players in the world than table tennis where China alone has 20 million athletes playing at an almost full time level. Many-even Chinese consider Jan Ove Waldner the greatest of all time -a man who barely lost the European singles title as a 16 year old to world #2 Mikael Appelgren and then was in the. Eight sportswriters offer their opinions on the greatest athletes of the 20th century. The lives and sports careers of Muhammad Ali, Pele, Roberto Clemente, Cynthia Cooper, Jackie Joyner, Martina Navratilova, Billie Jean King, Wayne Gretzky, and Michael Jordan are chronicled.

    Get this from a library! Babe Didrikson: the greatest all-sport athlete of all time. [Susan E Cayleff] -- A biography of Babe Didrikson, who broke records in golf, track and field, and other sports, at a time when there were few opportunities for female athletes. “(Jim Thorpe) was the greatest athlete who ever lived,” said U.S. Olympic teammate Abel Kiviat, who won a silver medal in the 1, meters at Stockholm. “What he had was natural ability.

      The Spanish athlete has won $ million in prize money since , according to Forbes. The tennis star won his 18th Grand Slam title in June , when he won the French : Charlotte Chilton. Training > Athlete Profiles Male triathletes: the 10 greatest ever. Just who is the greatest male triathlete of all time, long-course and short-course? We have discussed, debated and argued, and .


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