Top 10 Most Entertaining Athletes of All Time



Top 10 Most Entertaining Athletes of All Time // Subscribe – SPORTS FANS! Check out WatchMojo’s new series, THE LINEUP! It’s funny how the most fun to watch athletes are also some of the best athletes of all time. Whether it’s Serena Williams and her fiery tennis style, UFC’s Conor McGregor and his unpredictability or legends like Wayne Gretzky and Michael Jordan, these talented competitors are also the most interesting to watch athletes. WatchMojo counts down ten athletes we love to watch.

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00:39 #10: Ken Griffey Jr.
01:43 #9: Serena Williams
02:37 #8: Barry Sanders
03:38 #7: Michael Phelps
04:31 #6: Conor McGregor
05:30 #5: Michael Jordan
06:24 #4: Wayne Gretzky
07:38 #3, #2 & #1???

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28 COMMENTS

  1. This is the worst top 10 list I have ever seen. Watchmojo why dont you upload videos once a week, so You can take some time to come up with a good top 10's list?

  2. How did you forget THE most entertaining athlete of All-Time!? "NEON" DEION SANDERS a.k.a PRIMETIME. I mean he's nickname saids it all. A NFL Hall of Fame who also played in the MLB!? C'MON Man!!!

  3. Muhammad Ali at #1, what?!!?! He may have been good but doesn't deserve #1. He is hyped up more han he should be because of people now a days trying to live in the past when they know the present and future are better.

  4. Manny Pacquiao is more entertaining than McGregor. McGregor doesn't have enough fights to be considered as an 'entertaining athelete'. He hasn't even defended any of his belts.

  5. Vince Carter. Even at the age of 40, he still makes the highlight reel from time to time. There's a reason he led all star voting 3 years straight(2000-02). Would have been 5 but Kobe took 2003. But VC led the votes again in 04.

  6. how the fuck is Serena Williams on the list yet Federer only makes the honourable mentions. she's about as entertaining as shitting glass

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