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.

  • Mikaela Shiffrin Story

    23-year young Alpine Ski Racer Mikaela Shiffrin has dominated the skiing world with as many as 56 World Cup wins in a span of just 8 years, since she entered the World Circuit. This season, she has created a new record to become the first skier, male or female, to win 16 races...
  • Lindsey Vonn Story

    Success never lasts for long and forever. One may achieve success at a young age and before one knows it, there comes another individual to supersede and become the new successful idol. This phenomenon occurs constantly in every field of our lives. In another words, ‘suc...
  • First Women Cricketer to Play 200 ODIs – Mithali Raj

    Legends are born destined to achieve greatness through sheer determination, hard work and being true to one’s strong beliefs. Success follows such legendary figures in whatever they do. However, there is a flip side too. Individuals have to face dirty politics from the j...

  • 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...

  • Eliud Kipchoge Story

    The world has seen many top distance runners breaking the Marathon World Record time and again, ever since the Marathon was introduced in 1896 in the Modern Olympics. As many as 800 marathons are held all over the world each year. Millions of athletes, all across the globe, co...
  • Naomi Osaka Story

    ‘Never get inspiration from the greatness of others’ big achievements!’ Inspire your within and so on to achieve greatness and you will never be disappointed in life. Successful sportsperson possesses the deadly killer instinct to achieve success in their res...
  • Benjamin Pavard: World Cup ‘Goal of the Tournament’ Award

    The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia saw some of the most stunning goals scored by superb strikers from various countries. The technically superior team of France ultimately defeated first-time finalist Croatia 4–2 in the battle for the World Cup in Moscow’s packed st...
  • 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...

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.