Greatest Athletes of All Time

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261 Ole Einar Bjørndalen

A Norwegian professional biathlete and cross-country skiing. He is often regarded as one of the greatest athletes of all time. To become the first ever biathlete to win a cross-country competition. He is also the only biathlete who has won every event during the same Winter Olympic Games (four gold medals). He achieved this feat at the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics, becoming the most successful athlete there. This makes him one of only three Olympians to win four gold medals during the same Winter Games.

115 World Cup race wins, including 6 at the Olympics. Won 6 World Cup seasons, most in a heated 3-way battle. In one of the least predictable sports he's been on podium in over half of all his races. Been winning for 16 years and still going.

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262 Steve Nash Steve Nash Stephen John Nash, is a Canadian retired professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association.

Played multiple sports growing up. Football (Soccer), Hockey, even a bit of MMA. Basketball wasn't even his first sport til high school. He'll bend his body anyway to make a basket. Shows you how athletic the Canadian really is.

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263 Apolo Ohno
264 Thierry Henry Thierry Henry

Simply the best, his speed with the ball, his grace and boy he could score some good hat tricks

265 Miroslav Klose Miroslav Klose Miroslav Josef Klose is a German professional footballer who last played as a striker for Serie A club Lazio.
266 Adrian Peterson Adrian Peterson Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League.

He is agreat runner but needs too get is life in order stop beating your kids get back into the game of football and be the great player you use to be

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267 Ty Cobb

He played with Babe Ruth, true, but became a legend like Babe Ruth.

He held 90 different records. That's pretty damn great

100 years as greatest batting average of all time. Stole home more times than anyone in over 100 years.

268 Bruce Jenner

What about the greatest Decathlon person. Can not believe he has not been mentioned here.

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269 Shawn Johnson

She is the most amazing gymnast ever! And she won dancing with the starts which shows that she can do many things. She won gold on beam at the olympics and helped the U.S. win a silver medal at the 2008 Olympics!

270 Richard Petty

Best all around there every been

271 Muttiah Muralitharan
272 Rick Mears

Won four Indy 500's and was one of the most skilled drivers of his time.

273 Steve Smith

He will be higher at the end of the season

274 Jacques Kallis

The greatest the world has ever produced.His 224 against Srilanka is a classy.

Greatest the world has ever produced.His 224 against Srilanks is a classy.

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275 Lindsey Vonn

One of the greatest. I ski competitively like she does and I look up to her

276 Gary Ablett, Sr.

Best AFL / VFL player I have ever seen, could easily be in the top 100! Outstanding club and representative record.

277 Iker Casillas Iker Casillas Iker Casillas Fernández is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Portuguese club Porto and the Spain national team as a goalkeeper.
278 Ricky Ponting

He is One of the Best Cricketer the cricket have ever seen.17 years of Faithful Service to his team Australia. One of the Greatest Batsman of all times and the Best ever Captain of all Time and adding to that is his Brilliant athletic Fielding.

Holding uncountable records, He is definitely a GREATEST ATHLETE OF ALL TIME!

Without him there is no meaning of cricket... I think we have to delete no (2)from his rank(238)... After Sachin Tendulkar he is the greatest cricket player ever

279 Krisztina Egerszegi
280 Lou Gehrig

He was good because he played with Babe Ruth.

You know he's the last BEFORE THE Millenium.

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