Brazil has the most famous man is Pele of course.
Tennis is Switzerland's saving grace when it comes to world sports. The most famous male athlete is undoubtedly Roger Federer. The most famous female athlete is probably Martina Hingis.
According to the Cauldron, as of February 20115, Ellen Hoog is the most famous woman athlete in the world.
The most famous athlete in Chile is Marcelo Rios who reached number one in the world in Tennis.
AnswerFootball (soccer to a North American) is by far the most popular and most famous sport in Brazil.