18 March 2015, 16:51 | Update: 18 March 2015, 17:24
ESPN has prepared a list of the world's top 100 sportspeople from 800 countries of 78 countries in the world. For the first time in the list of world-class athletes prepared for the year 2019, Bangladesh Cricket team's three-star Mashrafe Mortaza, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim.
This list is prepared mainly by the players from various parts of the world who are most searched on Google, considering their number of followers through social networking and advertising their needs. The first name in the list is Cristiano Ronaldo US basketball star Larton James is next to Ronaldo Lionel Messi and Neymar are two football superstar three and four respectively.
Shakib Al Hasan is ranked 90th on the list of trustees. Mushfiqur Rahim is 92nd Bangladesh ODI captain Mashrafee Mortaza is at the number 98. In the social media, the number of followers of these three is more than eight million.
The list includes tennis stars Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, India's captain Virat Kohli, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, MMA boxing star Connor McGregor, golf star Tiger Woods, Maria Sharapova, Sania Mirza and others.