Best Female Athletes of All Time

The Top Ten
1 Martina Navratilova

Top ten period...!

2 Serena Williams Serena Jameka Williams is an American former 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.

She was the it girl for tennis as well as all athletics & had the most wins in the open era & was everything. She brought in an era for female tennis players ahead & made tennis what it became. She played tennis from October 1995 to September 2022. She'll never be matched by any other player or athlete of any sport.

More a tennis player than an athlete but in her profession, she's unstoppable!

I look up to her so much!

3 Mia Hamm
4 Janica Kostelić
5 Babe Didrikson Zaharias
6 Jackie Joyner-Kersee
7 Florence Griffith Joyner

Great, but juiced.

8 Nadia Comaneci
9 Gabby Douglas
10 Ronda Rousey Ronda Jean Rousey is an American professional wrestler, actress, author, and former mixed martial artist and judoka who is signed to WWE as a wrestler since 2018. Her longstanding nickname, "Rowdy", was inherited from late professional wrestler Roddy Piper.

After becoming the first American woman to earn an Olympic medal in judo by winning bronze at the 2008 Summer Olympics, Rousey began pursuing... read more

The Newcomers

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The Contenders
11 Bonnie Blair
12 Billie Jean King
13 Maria Sharapova Maria Sharapova is a Russian former 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 Grand Slam. She is also an Olympic medalist, having won silver in women's singles at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London

Why she isn't the best?

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

She was great despite falling from grace after that incident at Walt Disney World in 2017 (which left her banned from Disney property for life).

Best girl soccer player on earth and so very beautiful obviously first place!

She has muscular legs

She should be first!

16 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.

She raced with the men and was great. Also a great business lady and a stunning beauty.

17 Steffi Graf
18 Venus Williams

The only active Williams in tennis now.

19 Chloe Kim
20 Caroline Wozniacki

She has sexy legs

21 Annika Sorenstam
22 Kim Clijsters
23 Jennie Finch
24 Candace Parker
25 Wilma Rudolph
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