Nowadays the female can become famous and professional with all sports. They prove that they can do the best as the male. Let us look back top 10 greatest female athletes during the history of sports in the summary as followings:
1/ Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Jackie Joyner-Kersee is often well-known as the first lady of American female in sports. The truth that she became an athletic symbol in the world. She joined four times in Olympic Games from 1984 to 1996 for the national United States. She reached three gold, one silver and two bronze medals in both the women’s heptathlon and the women’s long jump.
The best achievement was in the Seoul Olympic women’s long jump final match in 1988. She broke the record at 7,40 for long jump.
Serena Williams is granted as the best tennis player all the time when he was ranked No.1 by the Women’s tennis association in 2002. The fact that she has already reached this position six times from she has started her career until top spot at the age of 34.
In 2013, she became the oldest No.1 player in WTA history about tennis. She always keeps her good performance during her career.
Furthermore, Williams can reach an incredible 94 WTA career title when having 22 Grand Slam titles which is the best tennis player of either gender. Even she holds six times in three of the four tournaments.
3/ Mia Hamm
Mia Hamm is a striker for the U.S national football female team. She became legend when she contributed for the surge in popularity women’s soccer experience for this nation in 1990s.
Until 2013, Hamm reached an incredible record for the most international goals scored by either gender in the history of soccer with 159.