Name: Victoria Azarenka, Belarus
Azarenka is currently the World No: 1 female tennis player and has won 10 WTA titles. She is the first Belarusian female tennis player to reach the World No: 1 position.
Winner of the Australian Open (2012), US Open (2007, mixed doubles), and French Open (2008, mixed doubles).
She reached the Wimbledon semi-finals in 2011 and has an impressive career win/loss record of 291/122.
Honourable mention for Maria Sharapova (tennis),) Caroline Wozniacki (tennis), Venus and Serena Williams (tennis), Danica Patrick (car racing), Kim Yu-Na (figure skating), and Paula Creamer (golf) who have had illustrious careers and still rank regularly in the list of the world’s most admired and highest paid female athletes.