Ashton Eaton

October 12, 2015 0

The word decathlon is of Greek origin, from deka [ten] and athlon [feat]. The sport first appeared in its modern form at the 1912 Summer…

Steffi Graf

October 2, 2015 0

Stefanie Maria Graf was the World No.1 ranked tennis player for a total of 377 weeks – the longest any player, male or female, has…

Dan Gable

September 30, 2015 4

Danny Mack Gable is the greatest and most important figure in the history of freestyle wrestling. Born on October 25, 1948 in the small industrial…

Dan O’Brien

July 17, 2015 1

The title of “World’s Greatest Athlete” is traditionally given to the man who wins the Olympic decathlon. It was first bestowed upon the great Jim…

Roger Federer

July 6, 2015 5

Roger Federer may be the greatest tennis player of all time. Born in Basil, Switzerland on August 8, 1981, he took up tennis at the…