2017 ESPN World Fame 100: Rankings, stories, video

ESPN World Fame top 10 (1:56)

From No. 1 Ronaldo to No. 10 Tiger Woods, a walk through fame. (1:56)

Who are the most famous athletes on the planet? Ben Alamar, ESPN's director of analytics, devised a formula that combines endorsements with social media following and internet search popularity to create the ESPN World Fame 100 rankings.

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