Best Female Athletes of All Time

The Top Ten

1 Serena Williams Serena Jameka Williams is an American professional tennis player. The Women's Tennis Association ranked her world No. 1 in singles on eight separate occasions between 2002 and 2017. She reached the No. 1 ranking for the first time on July 8, 2002.

That's the girl the one and only girl

Yep!

Go Serena!

2 Jackie Joyner-Kersee

The only one that deserves the be in this top ten.
Female legends that should in this top ten :
-Babe Didrikson Zaharias
-Margaret Court
-Larisa Latynina
-Florence Griffith Joyner
-Nadja Comăneci
-Martina Navratilova

3 Mia Hamm
4 Babe Didrikson Zaharias

Babe didrikson is the female jim thrope and thrope is the greatest atlhete that ever lived

5 Maria Sharapova Maria Sharapova is a Russian professional tennis player of Belarusian descent. Sharapova has competed on the WTA tour since 2001. She has been ranked world No. 1 in singles by the WTA on five separate occasions, for a total of 21 weeks. She is one of ten women, and the only Russian, to hold the career ...read more.

Why she isn't the best?

6 Lindsey Vonn
7 Martina Navratilova

Top ten period...!

8 Danica Patrick Danica Sue Patrick is an American professional racing driver. She is the most successful woman in the history of American open-wheel racing—her victory in the 2008 Indy Japan 300 is the only female win in an IndyCar Series race.
9 Ronda Rousey Ronda Jean Rousey is an American mixed martial artist, judoka, and actress.She is currently signed to WWE, performing on the Raw brand where she is the current Raw Women's Champion in her first reign. ...read more.

Greatest female athlete of all time

To be honest

10 Billie Jean King

The Newcomers

? Mary Lou Retton
? Abby Wambach

The Contenders

11 Bonnie Blair
12 Florence Griffith Joyner
13 Nadia Comaneci
14 Lisa Leslie
15 Gabby Douglas

Greatest female athlete of all time

16 Steffi Graf

You kidding..she should be top by far...her speed and ability to change direction will never be topped. The benchmark. Miss her like crazy

Who makes these lists up! Serena top? You must be struggling with your sight..she is 3 stone overweight, she is cumbersome about the court. Steffi had the power too but the skills to cope with it. Absolutely the best ever

Best athlete ever. These lists are pathetic. Sharapova is a poor mover, Serena is cumbersome, Steffi was supreme, all the coaches agree

17 Annika Sorenstam
18 Michelle Akers
19 Claudia Gadelha Ana Claudia Gadelha is a Brazilian MMA fighter and currently competes in the women strawweight division in the UFC and with a record of 14-2-0

Should be too 5 got that booty alone! I mean she could twerk and got someone in the face and they would get knocked out

20 Alex Morgan Alexandra Patricia "Alex" Morgan is an American soccer player, Olympic gold medalist, and FIFA Women's World Cup champion.

She should be first!

She insulted people at Walt Disney World and got kicked out for it.
She was good until then.

21 Jennie Finch
22 Lynette Woodard
23 Venus Williams
24 Veronica Campbell-Brown
25 Alyson Felix

The only athlete in the world with 16 world championship medals and the only female in track&field history with 5 Olympic gold medals and ties for most decorated female athlete at the Olympics with 9 medals she has 25 career medals and has been competing for 18 years she's 33 and still she dominates tell me she isn't number one?

26 Simone Biles

Should absolutely be in the top ten

She is good because she won four gold medals and one bronze in on olypic

She should be top 10s

27 Nancy Lopez
28 Sonja Henie
29 Tracy Caulkins
30 Peggy Fleming
31 Wilma Rudolph
32 Chris Evert
33 Joan Benoit
34 Caroline Wozniacki
35 Krisztina Egerszegi
36 Kim Yuna
37 Jessica Ennis-Hill Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill is a retired British track and field athlete from England, specializing in multi-event disciplines and 100 meter hurdles.

Hot killer abs

38 Katie Ledecky
39 Martina Hingis
40 Margaret Court
41 Cheryl Miller

A definite top ten athlete! She dominated college basketball in the 1980’s, a decade before the WNBA was established. Her USC Trojans won two National Championships and she taught Hall of Famer Reggie Miller everything he knew about the game.

42 Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
43 Birgit Fischer
44 Victoria Azarenka
45 Angelique Kerber Angelique Kerber is a German professional tennis player who is currently ranked world No.1 in women's singles tennis by the Women's Tennis Association.
46 Aly Raisman
47 Marit Bjørgen
48 Sanya Richards-Ross
49 Joanna Jedrzejczyk Joanna Jędrzejczyk is a Polish mixed martial artist who competes in the women's strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
50 Cathy Freeman
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