Famous Sports Personalities

Many athletes may pursue a sporting career, but they may never reach their maximum potential. Clearly, gaining success at sports demands more than only practicing the game. A successful sports person is the one who achieves highest level of performance in every competitive situation. He consistently produces best performance and at the same time improves continually. These inspiring stories of people from sports will give you motivation to face the challenges and maintain high levels of performance every time you enter the field.

  • WOMEN’S WORLD No. 1 – Naomi Osaka

    Success is an ongoing pursuit. Once an individual achieves success, the going gets tougher. In tennis, achieving success is certainly not easy. Players from all across the world are vying for the coveted grand slam title. Day in and day out, a player has to play at his or her ...
  • Colin O'Brady Story

    Achieving success is the ultimate adrenalin an adventurer always loves to explore and challenge. Once the mind is set, it becomes an obsession, which rests only after achieving the grand success. American adventurer Colin O’Brady is one such passionate and courageous gal...
  • Mary Keitany Story

    8th November 2018: The grueling distance of a marathon race has become an ultimate in distance running in the world. Athletes around the world are mastering the art to better the records, set and broken time and again, and dominate the world stage. Marathon titles h...

  • Lelisa Desisa Story

    Prestigious marathons around the world have attracted many distance runners to win the titles in record timing. Superb quality athletes have often dominated the field with their tactical planning, dedicated training and the unquenchable will to succeed. With their superb winni...
  • Mary Keitany Story

    8th November 2018: The grueling distance of a marathon race has become an ultimate in distance running in the world. Athletes around the world are mastering the art to better the records, set and broken time and again, and dominate the world stage. Marathon titles h...
  • Sifan Hassan

    Sifan Hassan shattered the European Half-Marathon Record in a nail-biting race in her maiden Copenhagen Half Marathon race to win the Gold medal. The exhilarating race also marks Hassan’s entry into road racing and getting ready to dominate other athletes over distance r...

  • ALISSON: Smashing the World Record for a Goalkeeper

    To be the best in the world, an individual has to be exceptional in every sense and above the rest in the respective field. In football, more than the strikers and defenders, a goalkeeper is not only the last and final line of defense, but also the team’s ultimate saviou...
  • Beatrice Chepkoech: Steeplechase World Record

    “I wanted to break the World Record. That was the plan from the beginning of the Season. And, I was aware the biggest chance would be at Monaco, due to weather, crowds and the whole environment. I knew I was running fast splits. But, I was not worried. I felt strong duri...
  • Zlatko Dalic: Dared to Dream!

    Croatia’s success in defeat at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia reflects the ‘dared-to-dream’ attitude of Coach Zlatko Dalic. Dalic has been instrumental to take his boys towards the last stage, where they were outclassed by the technically superior French t...
  • Didier Deschamps: The World at his Feet!

    The Chevalier of the Legion d'honneur France Coach Didier Deschamps created history lifting the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia on the 15th of July 2018 defeating the Croatian’s team 4–2. Deschamps goes down in history as the third man to lift the trop...
  • Hima Das: A Legend is Born!

    On the 12th of July 2018, at the IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Finland, Indian teenage sensation Hima Das was born as an Indian track legend. She became a legend in just 51.46s by winning the first-ever Gold Medal for India in the track events. ...
  • Thibaut Courtois: Belgian Super Goalkeeper

    Belgium’s star goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois’s superb saves against Brazil won his side a semifinal showdown with France. Standing 6’5”, Courtois has shown extreme courage and calmness to protect his team’s efforts to progress further in FIFA World ...

We often define an athlete’s success with his results over his career. A successful athlete will achieve his present goals and then formulate longer term goals to work for. He enjoys what he is doing and remains consistent in his performance. Discipline is also the key to an athlete’s success in sports. Successful people from sports are seen arriving early in practices, having their equipments ready, and working towards the goals with each passing day. It is important to understand that some days may be better than the others, and that should not affect their performance levels. They should evaluate their body’s response to new exercises and training methods, and focus on what areas they need improvement in.

For a sports person, self-belief is of essence. He should be honest to himself, and assess his goals to do his best. A person can be successful at sports only if he enjoys the game, and have fun on the field. These inspiring stories of people from sports will help you understand the lives of athletes better.