adidas NEWS STREAM > TURKEY (TÜRKIYE) > athletes & ambassadors > TÜMÜ 684093f9-f0ce-4da2-9d23-fa6c1949211d/Harrison Barnes Harrison Barnes 2013 NBA All-Rookie Team ]]> 26.3.2014 15:04:00 67872b6a-2089-49d9-aee4-8bffb78c96fe/Derrick Rose Derrick Rose 2011 NBA MVP ]]> 23.3.2014 15:31:00 68613485-b744-441f-8aff-696bc758fd19/Damian Lillard Damian Lillard 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year ]]> 22.3.2014 15:32:00 ed57fe27-a2de-46dc-b89e-6527a2dec059/Ricky Rubio Ricky Rubio 2012 NBA All-Rookie Team ]]> 21.3.2014 15:32:00 273c1723-90ba-4e16-b1a6-b7aa9cd9cfda/Lionel Messi Lionel Messi Arguably the world's best footballer, Messi has won the top individual award in football, the FIFA Ballon d'Or, a record four times. His meteoric rise has seen records tumble, including Gerd Muller's ]]> 16.3.2014 15:34:00 cada9198-555c-4497-9a3a-36df9b75b2e6/Mesut Özil Mesut Özil Özil established himself as one of the world's best playmakers during spells at both Werder Bremen and Real Madrid before making the club record move to Arsenal in a £42.5m deal. Having won domestic h ]]> 17.1.2014 15:05:00 721922a9-1175-4470-967a-cb8c814ed9d1/Steven Gerrard Steven Gerrard Once described by Zinedine Zidane as the best player in the world, Gerrard leads by example as captain of both club and country. In 2013 Liverpool fans voted the midfielder as their best ever player a ]]> 17.1.2014 15:04:00 5026ef56-6623-4e79-a1d4-ec409fc9f226/Haile Gebrselassie Haile Gebrselassie Ethiopia / April 18 1973 ]]> 17.1.2014 15:03:00 5dfab8bb-9963-46e0-a79d-32fd0d21b66e/Yohan Blake Yohan Blake Jamaica / December 26, 1989 ]]> 17.1.2014 15:03:00 1ec6bbec-7cc6-4bde-8782-6fca16f4cb09/Caroline Wozniacki Caroline Wozniacki Held world number one ranking in 2012 for 67 weeks. Regarded by other players on the tour as a smart tactician on the court. ]]> 17.1.2014 15:02:00 896944b2-a4bf-4144-b546-d2eb703bff04/Novak Djokovic Novak Djokovic Widely considered one of the greatest tennis players of all time. The Serb is a hard-court master with a stinging backhand and superior court coverage. ]]> 17.1.2014 15:02:00 7b35f505-b975-4b29-8e38-962be454432f/Ana Ivanovic Ana Ivanovic French Open winner in 2008 and the number two player in Serbia. Known for her aggressive playing style and powerful forehand. ]]> 25.11.2013 21:58:00 a9275018-3725-4d6c-8abb-bfc7fa4aae78/Angelique Kerber Angelique Kerber Current German number one with an aggressive, counter-punching playing style. ]]> 25.11.2013 21:31:00 bce887d0-4783-4c79-90a0-eb80db27e633/Fabio Fognini Fabio Fognini Current Italian number one. A clay-court favourite with a beguilingly effortless style of play. ]]> 25.11.2013 21:18:00 36f4cea2-aa6e-49ac-857e-02827602345a/Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Well known on the tour for his exuberance and energy on the court. A home favourite in France who celebrates wins with a trademark dance. ]]> 25.11.2013 21:05:00 7eab7427-9867-4424-9328-1d312926991a/Maria Kirilenko Maria Kirilenko The Russian number two womens player has an aggressive playing style, switching quickly between offense and defense. She is engaged to Alexander Ovechkin, a Russian ice hockey player. ]]> 25.11.2013 20:38:00 3260218d-fca3-4464-9e54-65ada21cdbcc/Stan Smith Stan Smith Stan Smith was the leading figure in 1970s tennis winning Grand Slams in both singles and doubles tours. Smith played so hard and burned up so many courts we decided to name a pair of trainers after h ]]> 25.11.2013 20:25:00 d08b87fe-166b-4ed1-a30a-4b096c5420d8/Steffi Graf Steffi Graf During her career, Graf won 22 Grand Slam singles titles, the highest of any athlete, male or female, during the Open Era. In 1988, she became the only player to win all four Grand Slams in a year and ]]> 25.11.2013 20:10:00 6f139a06-3c0e-4f64-8e1b-b07fddcb92bc/Patrick Makau Patrick Makau Kenya / March 2, 1985 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:59:00 6f8912c2-13d9-473a-acc2-4a5711a4502a/Jessica Ennis-Hill Jessica Ennis-Hill Great Britain / January 28, 1986 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:59:00 b3e648d1-5d5f-4bc5-9958-fddeabc66c16/Wilson Kipsang Wilson Kipsang Kenya / March 15, 1982 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:59:00 de1bcad8-41ce-4a94-8120-fd1a387cc86e/Sally Pearson Sally Pearson Australia / September 19, 1986 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:59:00 c29f2ca4-c776-408a-a6d7-434f9088d324/Jennifer Suhr Jennifer Suhr United States / February 5, 1982 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:26:00 144c3393-1b4d-4d7f-a77b-c26dfd4fddaa/Dennis Kimetto Dennis Kimetto Kenya / January 22, 1984 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:19:00 68d925c6-711a-449f-a12d-77c54535252c/Geoffrey Mutai Geoffrey Mutai Kenya / October 7, 1981 ]]> 12.11.2013 00:19:00 64f464f5-1949-44e6-af06-9f1e85e48d07/David Rudisha David Rudisha Kenya / December 17, 1988 ]]> 11.11.2013 23:55:00 3892c480-7cb2-45c8-9a62-666ac06eb23a/Sam Cane Sam Cane Sam Cane (born 13 January 1992) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer. His regular playing position is as a loose forward. ]]> 11.11.2013 22:57:00 703a9a63-6bc8-4d7f-ad63-17188bdc0ee4/Robin van Persie Robin van Persie Many superlatives have been afforded to the Dutchman but quite simply he is one of the deadliest strikers in the world at the moment. Having spent the majority of his career with Arsenal, where he won ]]> 8.11.2013 20:22:00 56c74ab5-7314-44f9-bc26-31c2f55c597f/Philipp Lahm Philipp Lahm Many describe Lahm as the best full-back in the business, his current manager Pep Guardiola said that 'he is perhaps the most intelligent player I have ever trained in my career. He is at another leve ]]> 8.11.2013 19:07:00 11a4682a-69a7-43e9-a3dc-aa4856efeb4a/Oscar dos Santos Oscar dos Santos The young attacking midfielder joined Chelsea from Sao Paulo in 2010 and has since gone on to become a fan favourite in West London. His performances in the English Premier League saw Oscar called up ]]> 8.11.2013 17:46:00 af38bd2b-77fc-42bc-b6a1-6c80b9897768/Karim Benzema Karim Benzema Having made the breakthrough at Lyon, Benzema made his €35m move to Real Madrid in 2009. He has since gone on to establish himself as the main striker at Los Blancos with whom he lifted the La Liga ti ]]> 8.11.2013 17:08:00 f058935d-a317-43e4-b2df-b7eb1f449cf5/Frank Lampard Frank Lampard A cultured and majestic midfielder, Lampard is as comfortable making the deftest of passes as he is striking a long-range screamer. He has enjoyed an illustrious career with Chelsea where he has won a ]]> 8.11.2013 16:44:00