The 10 most dominant athletes alive – superior Sports Person (UPDATED)Posted By: Bill Russell | August 18, 2017
In a sport it is difficult and hard work demanding task for a player to make his place in some best ranking lists, but it become more difficult and demands more hard work when it comes to a ranking list which includes all kinds of sports. Here we are with the list of dominant athletes alive, hope you enjoy it to the fullest.
Most dominant athletes list is also concerns with all the prominent sports in the world. Here is a list of Top 10 Most Dominant Athletes from all kinds of sports.
Table of Contents
- The 10 most dominant athletes alive
- Lionel Messi – FC Barcelona forward
- Cristiano Ronaldo – Real Madrid forward
- Usain Bolt – Sprinter
- LeBron James – Cleveland Cavaliers forward
- Novak Djokovic – Tennis player
- Floyd Mayweather – Boxer
- Serena Williams – Tennis player
- Mitchell Starc – Cricket bowler
- Simone Biles – Gymnast
- Ronda Rousey – UFC fighter
The 10 most dominant athletes alive
Lionel Messi – FC Barcelona forward
30 years old and one of all time greats Lionel Messi occupied 5th position in the list, and is just beaten by Cristiano Ronaldo. While Messi may have let Cristiano Ronaldo pass him in trophies and production in 2014, the soccer forward is on fire in 2015. He has 30 goals in all competitions since January 1, vaulting Barca to the top of La Liga and title contention in the Champions League.
Cristiano Ronaldo – Real Madrid forward
32 years old Real Madrid forward player Cristiano Ronald is placed at 4th position in the list of most dominant athletes list. The 2014 Ballon d’Or winner dragged Portugal to the World Cup single-handedly and won the Champions League with his club. World Best Paid Footballer got bounced in the first round in Brazil, he’s still scoring at an absurd rate. The soccer star has 53 goals in 47 games in all competitions in 2014-15 for Real Madrid, including 42 in La Liga.
Usain Bolt – Sprinter
What do we do with Bolt? When it’s an Olympic year — or even a year before an Olympic year — he’s the fastest man who has ever lived. But when he’s not in the Olympics or gearing up for the Olympics, which has been the case for the past year, he doesn’t bother competing at a high level. One of most Popular and Inspirational Athlete 28 years old Bolt is placed at 3rd position in the list.
LeBron James – Cleveland Cavaliers forward
Highest Paid NBA Player and One of All Time Greatest in the Game, 30 years old Cleveland Cavaliers forward, LeBron James is placed at 2nd position in the list of most dominant athletes. Even in a down year, LeBron single-handedly shifted the NBA landscape. The Cavs won 20 more games than they did without him last year. The Heat won 18 fewer games than they did without him this year. Wherever he goes, he takes 50-win seasons with him. Anyone else in the league, could not achieve that much successes.
Novak Djokovic – Tennis player
27 years old Tennis player Novak Djokovic is placed at 8th position in the list of dominant athletes. With tennis’ Big Four slowly breaking up, Djokovic is best poised to dominate the sport. Djokovic went 61-8 in 2014, including a win at Wimbledon, and he’s 30-2 in 2015. He recently moved into sixth all time for consecutive weeks at No. 1 in the Emirates ATP Rankings.
Floyd Mayweather – Boxer
He is a very experienced Boxer of 38 years of age. World’s Highest Paid Athlete who is also the Most Fittest Athlete, had just two fights in 2014, beating Marcos Maidana twice in unanimous decisions. He remains undefeated since the 1996 Olympics. After beating Manny Pacquiao in convincing fashion in “Fight of the Century”, his legacy is complete. He is at number seven in the list of most dominant athletes.
Serena Williams – Tennis player
Serena “only” went 52-8 and won seven titles in 2014. She is 35 years old. She responded by going 20-0 to start 2015 with her only blemish coming when she withdrew from Indian Wells. When she is healthy, she is unbeatable. One of All Time Best Female Tennis Player, currently is at 6th position in the list.
Mitchell Starc – Cricket bowler
24 years old Starc is the world’s best bowler. Tall Fast bowler from Australia played a vital role in leading his team to win Cricket world cup 2015. After Cricket World Cup title, the Guardian wrote, “No bowler has ever had a better World Cup.” He is included in the list of most dominant athletes alive at 10th position. at the moment he is nearing a unique feat in One Day Cricket, Fastest to Get 100 ODI’s Wickets.
Simone Biles – Gymnast
While she has yet to compete at the Olympics, 18 years old has taken over the sport of gymnastics since 2013. She won four gold medals at the last world championships. Simone is included in the list at 9th position which is a great achievement for her in young age. She is rising star in Brazil.
Ronda Rousey – UFC fighter
At the top of the list is a 28 years old UFC fighter. No one else is the best in their sport by a wider margin than Rousey. Her two wins in the past year have lasted an average of 15 seconds. The UFC made her its first female fighter ever. In her five UFC fights, only one opponent has made it out of the first round without getting knocked out of submission. She is not just undefeated; she is effectively untouched, even nobody is just near to her.
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