For a long time, the team at Hispanic Sports Media was looking for the best athlete by country. Through this dynamic, they seek to honor the great legends of the sport. They make a list to see who is the favorite fan.
In the case of the United States, the story is not simple at all, because this country has a great sporting tradition and is the most successful and surpassed throughout history.
Notable American athletes
El Bambino is considered one of the best baseball players in history. His numbers continue to bloom, and many of his records are still valid in the majors.
He’s neither more nor less than the best player in NFL history and, as if that weren’t enough, has earned six Super Bowl episodes, a league record. He had a successful career with the New England Patriots, teaming with Bill Belichick, his head coach. This success led him to Tampa Bay, where he was also crowned champion in his first year in Florida.
He was the athlete named “Best Athlete of the 20th Century” by Sports Illustrated. Lewis won nine gold medals at four Olympics. He is one of only three athletes in history to have won a gold medal in the same event, at four consecutive Olympic Games.
The thing about the gymnast is unbelievable without a place, because he’s the most award-winning American professional in history With a total of 30 medals between the Olympic Games and the World Championships. Only behind Belarusian Vitaly Sherbo with 33 and Larisa Latynina with 32. Many consider her the best gymnast in history.
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Rai continues to excel in the prestigious NBA, during his 16th season in the league. He is currently the third highest scorer in history, after winning four Player of the Year awards and owning four Champion Rings. He is considered the second best player in the history of basketball (behind Michael Jordan).
To speak of Tiger Woods is to mention the excellence of the golf world around the world. Its beginning was a sensation, and Al-Tijri has always been up to the task, and has distinguished himself with a successful career filled with both sporting and financial success.