Biography of Pele

Pele is the most iconic football player of the 20th Century. He epitomized the joy and passion that the Brazilians bought to the sport of football. Born on 23 October 1940 in Três Corações, Minas Gerais, Brazil and named Edson Arantes do Nascimento, he was named after the American inventor Thomas Edison. He gained a …

The most famous female athletes in the history of sports (part 2)

Sania Mirza (1986, India, tennis) Mirza is India’s highest ranking female tennis player with a high profile in her home country. She won two gold medals in mixed doubles at the Asian games. Florence Griffith Joyner (1959-1998, US, sprinting) Joyner won triple Olympic gold medals at the 1988 Olympics. In 1988, she also set world …

Mehmet Scholl: Biography of former German soccer star (Part 2)

Moving to Munich “Bavaria”  In 1992, 22-year-old Mehmet Scholl went to Bayern Munich. In the first season, 31 supportive acts were planned for the current football club player (goals and assists). He was illuminated in the newspapers as a “teen soccer idol”  As part of the Bavarian side, Bavarian has been the eight-time German champion. …

The most famous female athletes in the history of sports (part 1)

Let’s have a look at some of the most famous female athletes in the history of sports. Billie Jean King (1943, US, tennis) Having won a total of 38 Grand Slam titles, including 12 single titles, in 1973, Billie Jean Kingwon the famous battle of the sexes against Bobby Riggs, which was an early advocate …

Mehmet Scholl: Biography of former German soccer star (Part 1)

In the last post, we have already known about Joe DiMaggio – an American professional baseball player. And in this post, we will provide you a lot of useful information about a very famous football player – Mehmet Scholl. Mehmet Scholl – former German professional football player who used to play in the centre.  Achievement  …

‘Pablito’ Rossi has died at the age of 64

In their 1982 World Cup campaign in Spain, which won him the Ballon d’Or later that year, Paolo Rossi scored six goals for Italy; UEFA confirms the silence of a minute ahead of Thursday’s matches for the former Juventus and AC Milan striker His passing was confirmed by Italy’s state TV channel RAI Sport on …

Joe DiMaggio Biography

Joe DiMaggio, or Joseph Paul DiMaggio, is an American professional baseball player who was an excellent hitter and fielder and also one of the best all-around players in the history of baseball. DiMaggio was born to Italian immigrants who made their living by fishing on November 25, 1914, in Martinez, California, U.S. He died on …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 7)

Rafael Nadal (Spain, tennis) Nadal has won Olympic gold in 2008 and 14 Grand Slam single titles. His win rate is 83%, the 2nd highest in open era of tennis. Haile Gebreselassie (Ethiopia, athletics) Haile won Olympic gold in 10,000m twice and held world record for the marathon for 3 years. David Campese (Australia, Rugby …

Biographies of Mourinho- Processes to become a great coach (Part 1)

Mourinho is one of the best coaches of all time and is highly respected for his coaching skills.  Overview of Mourinho’s biographies  Date of birth: January 26, 1963 Place of birth: Setubal, Portugal Height: 1m74 Position: Coach His full name is José Mário dos Santos Félix Mourinho, born in 1963 into a middle-class family in …

Top 50 Sports Personalities of All Time (part 6)

Bob Beamon (the US, athletics) Bob Beamon wonMexico Olympic gold in Long jump in 1968. He is widely known for his record-breaking jump of 1968 8.90 m – which stood for 22 years. Ian Botham (England, cricket) Having taken 383 test wickets and scored 5,200 test runs, Ian Botham is a great all-rounder. Michael Johnson …