Top 10 Greatest Athletes of All Time
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This list gathers sports stars from across every professional league, as well as amateur athletes who may have never competed professionally, in one overall list. Though it may be challenging to compare performance in a variety of different competitive arenas requiring different skill sets, this list nevertheless attempts to distinguish the top, highest-performing and most successful athletes ever to play. The sports stars that rise to the top can be considered to be the best athletes of all time. Aspects to consider in picking a best athlete of all time would include, obviously, that player’s raw talent and born ability.
- Bobby Orr
Robert Gordon Orr, a Canadian former professional ice hockey player, was acknowledged as ’one of the greatest hockey players of all time’ and is the youngest player to be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame at the age of 31.