- 11961#3 on the ultimate list“ Best Hockey Player in every aspect- almost 1000 more points than anyone else, almost 200 more goals than anyone else, more than 700 more assists than anyone else, etcetera... His assists say it all though, this was an unselfish player who knew where everyone was 3 seconds before they knew where they were going to be. „
- 21963#1 on the ultimate list“ Inspirational, an athlete driven to perform to the highest level and keep going. Always a fair sport.
- 31986#7 on the ultimate list“ The fastest man ever, who keeps breaking his own records... enough said. „
- 41940#5 on the ultimate list“ The best player of the world's most popular sport.
- 51987#23 on the ultimate list“ More goals than anyone in one year (2012) and the best all round player in the world of the world's most popular sport.
- 61985#8 on the ultimate list“ Gold is this guy's middle name, unbeatable and determined are the best words to describe this man.
- 71974#152 on the ultimate list“ Under 6 feet? You want to play basketball and be good?...... enter Mr. Nash. A role model to many, Nash is an incredibly skilled and unselfish player.
- 81970#329 on the ultimate list“ Without a doubt one of the most unselfish leaders in the NHL, maybe tied with Iginla or Sakic. He was a very skilled hockey player but without any of the unnecessary traits that go with hockey players. Even as a player he gave much of his time and money to helping at youth hospitals; he still does now after retirement. He was a great leader to his team and an unsung hero to countless people in the hockey world and outside of it. „
- 91969#73 on the ultimate list“ Best keeper in the history of the game and a fair player at that- one of only 15 players to ever receive the FIFA fair play award for exceptional sportsmanship. In a game accused of being better suited to a pool and diving board, it is really heartening to see class. „
- 101978#71 on the ultimate list“ Second highest scorer in World Cup history, tied with Müller, and only player to ever score 5 goals in back to back tournaments. His sportsmanship is exceptional; like Kahn, receiving the FIFA fair play award. He has taken back penalty kicks and goals in his favour, despite the rest of his teams' protest. „
- 111936#13 on the ultimate list“ Wilt the Stilt, fantastic player to watch and with 100 points in one game, he is he king of basketball.
- 121969#217 on the ultimate list“ Captain Clutch Joe Sakic was the perfect player, Gretzky without the "don't hit him" contract everyone else seemed to have. He was fast, great leader, great team player, incredibly accurate shot, and above all, fair. „
- 131987#194 on the ultimate list“ Phenomenal tennis player to someone sick of hearing of Federer and Nedal, and who can show them both how to lose, repeatedly. Not only that, but he is a fair player and doesn't have the attitude of either of the afore mentioned players.
- 141965#46 on the ultimate list“ Talent + Size + Speed is an unusual mixture but #66 had it and he is widely considered to be #99's equal.
- 151945#172 on the ultimate list“ Fantastic soccer player for Germany and Bayern Munich. In 1972 he had 85 goals in one year, a feet never challenged until Messi broke it in 2012, and he is the second highest goalscorer in FIFA World Cup history with 14.
- 161972#149 on the ultimate list“ Most influential female athlete in the world in my opinion, and I would be being sexist to not put the heart of Women's soccer onto this list. „
- 171985#65 on the ultimate list“ Despite the controversy, this Portuguese star is arguably the most successful, talented player in the game today, always in a head to head clash with Messi, in a class reserved for the 2 of them. „
- 181978#17 on the ultimate list“ Do I have to explain why he's here? I really hope not.
- 191980#177 on the ultimate list“ A great player with no cheapness or dirtiness about his playing style. He always gives his all and is the best player on a continuously overrated English national team. „
- 201975#12 on the ultimate list“ Winning was always in the equation; his name is based on a type of club and a ferocious predator. „
- 211984#19 on the ultimate list“ The most skilled player in the NBA right now, in my opinion at least.
- 221983#302 on the ultimate list“ The heart of Canadian Women's soccer, Sinclair has had just as much of a positive influence on youth sports in Canada as almost any hockey player. „
- 231948#33 on the ultimate list“ The best defence player ever, with his iconic leap across the net to win the 1970 Stanley Cup. „
- 241975#297 on the ultimate list“ Canadian Olympic Triathlete with a fantastic career. His Olympic gold in 2000 is a text book case of will power trumping the statistical "stronger" athletes. „
- 251980#274 on the ultimate list“ Tremendously skilled player with a huge amount of modesty and unselfishness. His passing ability is second only to Gretzky and he never is dirty, something I really wish happened more in Hockey. „
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