Most Admired Sports Men & Women In The World By South Africans. City Press released a full list of which athlete’s South Africans look up to the most. Below is the list of Most Admired Sports Men & Women In The World By South Africans.
1) Cristiano Ronaldo: 4.83%
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the highest grossing players of all time. He’s also one of the best players of all time. He usually reigns supreme in any ranking he’s in.
2) Serena Williams: 4.47%
As the only female on this list, Serena Williams ranks ahead of Michael Jordan. The acclaimed tennis player is the most decorated female tennis player of all time.
3) Lionel Messi: 3.74%
Messi is widely regarded as the greatest player of all time. The Argentine is also the highest paid footballer player of 2020.
4) Michael Jordan: 2.86%
Michael Jordan is one of only 4 sportsmen to sign a lifetime contract with American sports brand Nike. He joins Tiger Woods, LeBron James and Cristiano Ronaldo as the only athletes to do so.