Extravagant carnivals, sumptuous food, deep-religious seat and scintillating landscapes beautifully define Brazil for tourists and travellers alike. The land of Christ the Redeemer, Brazil has been the potpourri of cultures, traditions and heritage. However, there is lot more to this ethically rich nation – Brazil has been the address of several well-known scientists, film stars, litterateurs, political heroes, activists and sports personnel. Talking about sports, the favourable climate of the country has helped it establish a significant sporting culture. Right from football to martial arts, tennis to basketball, motorsports to volleyball or rugby to boxing, Brazilians have excelled in all forms of sports, leaving an indelible mark on the modern world. Soccer or football remains the top favourite sport of the country. A number of well-known football players hail from the country including Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Pele, Kaka and Adriano. Volleyball is the next loved sport of the country. A world champion in beach volleyball, Brazilian volleyball players have won gold several times in Olympics. Furthermore, Brazilians have excelled in motorsports as well, having eminent names like Ayrton Senna, Rubens Barrichello, Bruno Senna, Felipe Massa and Lucas Di Grassi breaking major records and wining more than 100 Formula One races. Check this segment to learn in details about the life and profile of Brazilian sportsperson.
NeymarNeymar

05 February 1992

Anderson SilvaAnderson Silva

14 April 1975

RonaldinhoRonaldinho

21 March 1980

Ayrton SennaAyrton Senna

21 March 1960

HulkHulk

25 July 1986

Philippe CoutinhoPhilippe Coutinho

12 June 1992

Roberto FirminoRoberto Firmino

02 October 1991

KakáKaká

22 April 1982

José AldoJosé Aldo

09 September 1986

Ronaldo SouzaRonaldo Souza

07 December 1979

RobinhoRobinho

25 January 1984

Royce GracieRoyce Gracie

12 December 1966

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Rafael dos AnjosRafael dos Anjos

26 October 1984

RomárioRomário

29 January 1966

Demian MaiaDemian Maia

06 November 1977

RivaldoRivaldo

19 April 1972

Roberto CarlosRoberto Carlos

10 April 1973

Cris CyborgCris Cyborg

09 July 1985

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Lyoto MachidaLyoto Machida

30 May 1978

Wanderlei SilvaWanderlei Silva

03 July 1976

Rorion GracieRorion Gracie

10 January 1952

Rousimar PalharesRousimar Palhares

20 February 1980

PelePele

23 October 1940

Bethe CorreiaBethe Correia

22 June 1983

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Dayane SilvaDayane Silva

15 December 1977

Junior dos SantosJunior dos Santos

30 January 1984

Dani AlvesDani Alves

06 May 1983

Rickson GracieRickson Gracie

21 November 1958

Alexandre PatoAlexandre Pato

02 September 1989

David LuizDavid Luiz

22 April 1987

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LimaLima

11 May 1983

Thiago SilvaThiago Silva

12 November 1982

Vitor BelfortVitor Belfort

01 April 1977

Thiago AlcântaraThiago Alcântara

11 April 1991

CasemiroCasemiro

23 February 1992

Hélio GracieHélio Gracie

01 October 1913

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Douglas CostaDouglas Costa

14 September 1990

Juninho PernambucanoJuninho Pernambucano

30 January 1975

Emerson PalmieriEmerson Palmieri

13 March 1994

Heurelho GomesHeurelho Gomes

15 February 1981

Maurício RuaMaurício Rua

25 November 1981

CafuCafu

07 June 1970

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DecoDeco

27 August 1977

Roger GracieRoger Gracie

26 September 1981

RamiresRamires

24 March 1987

Renzo GracieRenzo Gracie

11 March 1967

Felipe MassaFelipe Massa

25 April 1981

Alex TellesAlex Telles

15 December 1992

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Rubens BarrichelloRubens Barrichello

23 May 1972

ZicoZico

03 March 1953

RonaldoRonaldo

18 September 1976

Antônio Rodrigo NogueiraAntônio Rodrigo Nogueira

02 June 1976

TaliscaTalisca

01 February 1994

Nelson PiquetNelson Piquet

17 August 1952

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Alex SandroAlex Sandro

26 January 1991

GarrinchaGarrincha

28 October 1933

Jonas Gonçalves OliveiraJonas Gonçalves Oliveira

01 April 1984

Rogério CeniRogério Ceni

22 January 1973

Emerson FittipaldiEmerson Fittipaldi

12 December 1946

Luiz Felipe ScolariLuiz Felipe Scolari

09 November 1948

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João HavelangeJoão Havelange

08 May 1916

Eduardo da SilvaEduardo da Silva

25 February 1983

Antônio Rogério NogueiraAntônio Rogério Nogueira

02 June 1976

Lucas LeivaLucas Leiva

09 January 1987

Thiago MottaThiago Motta

28 August 1982

Juninho PaulistaJuninho Paulista

22 February 1973

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LúcioLúcio

08 May 1978

Maicon SisenandoMaicon Sisenando

26 July 1981

Bruno SennaBruno Senna

15 October 1983

Evangelista SantosEvangelista Santos

12 December 1977

BebetoBebeto

16 February 1964

Júlio BaptistaJúlio Baptista

01 October 1981

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Gilberto SilvaGilberto Silva

07 October 1976

Leandro BarbosaLeandro Barbosa

28 November 1982

AlexAlex

17 June 1982

Alex TeixeiraAlex Teixeira

06 January 1990

Diogo Luís SantoDiogo Luís Santo

26 May 1987

Vágner LoveVágner Love

11 June 1984

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Paulo Henrique GansoPaulo Henrique Ganso

12 October 1989

Luiz GustavoLuiz Gustavo

23 July 1987

Tiago SplitterTiago Splitter

01 January 1985