A Tribute To 10 Top Asian Sportsmen Around Today

Matthew MaloneyCorrespondent IAugust 18, 2009

A Tribute To 10 Top Asian Sportsmen Around Today

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    CHASKA, MN - AUGUST 16:  Y.E. Yang of South Korea celebrates after holing out for eagle on the 14th hole during the final round of the 91st PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club on August 16, 2009 in Chaska, Minnesota.  (Photo by Stuart Frankli

Y.E Yang (Golf)

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    CHASKA, MN - AUGUST 16:  (L-R) Y.E. Yang of South Korea celebrates a birdie putt on the 18th green alongside Tiger Woods during the final round of the 91st PGA Championship at Hazeltine National Golf Club on August 16, 2009 in Chaska, Minnesota.  (Photo b

Manny Pacquiao (Boxing)

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    LAS VEGAS - MAY 02:  Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines celebrates after knocking out Ricky Hatton of England in the second round during their junior welterweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena May 2, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan

Yao Ming (Basketball)

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 06:  Yao Ming #11 of the Houston Rockets moves the ball against Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers in Game Two of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 6, 2009 in Los Angeles,

Rahul Dravid (Cricket)

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    WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 05:    Rahul Dravid of India walks from the field after being caught out  during day three of the Third Test match between New Zealand and India at the Basin Reserve on April 5, 2009 in Wellington, New Zealand.  (Photo by M

Park Ji-Sung (Soccer)

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    MILAN, ITALY - APRIL 26:  Ji-Sung Park of PSV battles with Paolo Maldini of AC Milan during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final First Leg match between AC Milan and PSV Eindhoven at The San Siro on April 26, 2005 in Milan, Italy.  (Photo by Laurence Grif

Lyoto Machida (MMA)

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    MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 21: Lyoto Machida of Brazil and David Heath of England in action during a Welterweight bout of the Ultimate Fighting Championship at the Manchester Evening News Arena on April 21, 2007 in Manchester, England. (Photo by G

Ichiro Suzuki (Baseball)

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    SEATTLE  - AUGUST 15:  Ichiro Suzuki #51 of the Seattle Mariners slides into third base on a steal attempt against the New York Yankees on August 15, 2009 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. Suzuki was out on the play. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty I

Marco Fu (Snooker)

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    LONDON - JANUARY 13:  Marco Fu from Hong Kong thinks about his next shot during his match against John Higgins of Scotland in the Masters Snooker at Wembley Conference Centre on January 13, 2009 in London, England.  (Photo by Phil Cole/Getty Images)

Lin Dan (Badminton)

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    SHANGHAI, CHINA - NOVEMBER 23: (CHINA OUT) Lin Dan of China celebrates with his trophies after winning the men's singles finals badminton match against Chong Wei Lee of Malaysia during the 2008 Li-Ning China Open BWF Super Series on November 23, 2008 in S

And Finally...

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    BEIJING - JULY 02: Residents watch a competitior in the Extreme Sports Games on July 2, 2005 in Beijing, China. Local authorities are gearing up to promote sporting activities in the city as the 2008 Beijing Olympics is approaching. (Photo by Guang Niu/Ge

The Great Khali (Wrestling)

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    SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 15:  The Great Khali puts ECW Champion Kane into a vice grip during WWE Smackdown at Acer Arena on June 15, 2008 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Gaye Gerard/Getty Images)

Concluding

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    QINGDAO, CHINA - AUGUST 09:  Fireworks explode during the opening launch ceremony held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center during day 1 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 9, 2008 in Qingdao, China.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)