The UK is famous for a sport nation. Any road, corner or pavement you can see someone is playing sport. We can list some famous sports which the UK dominate in the top ranking like basketball, tennis, auto racing or golf.
In this article, we continue to discuss top the best players in sports of the UK. Following it if you are interested in discovery beauty and success in sport of this nation.
5/ Lennox Lewis
Lennox Lewis is a great heavyweight player during his era. He had a successful career within a heavyweight ring. In history, he had ever defeated many temporary champions such as Evander Holyfield, KO’d Mike Tyson or Vitali Klitschko to come to the winning.
In 1993, he reached WBC Heavyweight champion. Then he maintained this record until 199. There were shattering events of the world.
6/ Steve Redgrave
Rowing is a strength of the UK when they have ever got many golds in Olympics. Steve Redgrave is the first rower repeated when we refer to rowing.
He had 16 years to be close with rowing career. So, he joined five consecutive games and receiving many glorious medals for him and the UK team, especially at the Olympic events.
Besides achievements in Olympics, he also reached three golds in the Commonwealth Games and nine golds in the World Championship.
7/ Chris Hoy
Moving to cycling, we have Chris Hoy who is considered as the greatest cyclist of the UK. Many medal records during his career can express all instead of wording, including six golds in Olympic, two golds in Commonwealth and 11 golds in the World Championship.
He had big effort to transform cycling as a professional sport besides a hobby in daily life. He inspired positive energy for new generation to access to pro cycling seriously.