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ESPN25: GREATEST RECORDS OF THE LAST 25 YEARS
GREATEST RECORDS
As selected by ESPN25's Expert Panel
GREATEST RECORDS
As ranked by ESPN.com SportsNation users
1. Tiger Woods wins 4 straight Majors 1. Lance Armstrong's 6 straight Tour de France wins
2. Barry Bonds' 73 HRs in one season 2. Nolan Ryan's 7 no-hitters
3. Michael Jordan wins six NBA Finals MVP awards 3. Cal Ripken plays 2,632 consecutive games
4. Edwin Moses wins 122 consecutive hurdles races 4. Cael Sanderson goes 159-0 in college wrestling career
5. Jack Nicklaus wins 18 career Majors 5. Wayne Gretzky's 2,857 career points
6. Nolan Ryan's 7 no-hitters 6. Nolan Ryan's 5,714 career strikeouts
7. Cal Ripken plays 2,632 consecutive games 7. Pete Rose's 4,256 career hits
8. Wayne Gretzky's 92 goals in one season 8. Wayne Gretzky's 215 points in one season
9. Martina Navratilova's 9 Wimbledon titles 9. 1996 Chicago Bulls go 72-10
10. Lance Armstrong's 5 straight Tour de France wins (has since won 6) 10. Wayne Gretzky's 92 goals in one season
11. Pete Rose's 4,256 career hits 11. Edwin Moses wins 122 consecutive hurdles races
12. Wayne Gretzky's 215 points in one season 12. Barry Bonds' 73 HRs in one season
13. Pete Sampras' 14 Grand Slam titles 13. Jerry Rice's 204 career TDs
14. Jerry Rice's 204 career TDs 14. Michael Jordan wins six NBA Finals MVP awards
15. Wayne Gretzky's 2,857 career points 15. Jack Nicklaus wins 18 career Majors
16. Cael Sanderson goes 159-0 in college wrestling career 16. Tiger Woods wins 4 straight Majors
17. 1996 Chicago Bulls go 72-10 17. Wayne Gretzky scores in 51 straight games
18. Carl Lewis wins 4 straight gold medals in long jump 18. Pete Sampras' 14 Grand Slam titles
19. Mike Powell long jumps 29 feet, 4 1/2 inches 19. Scotty Bowman wins 9 Stanley Cups as coach
20. Eric Heiden wins all 5 speed skating gold medals 20. Tiger Woods wins U.S. Open by 15 shots
21. Scotty Bowman wins 9 Stanley Cups as coach 21. Carl Lewis wins 4 straight gold medals in long jump
22. Tiger Woods wins U.S. Open by 15 shots 22. Connecticut women's hoops wins 70 in a row
23. Wayne Gretzky scores in 51 straight games 23. Eric Heiden wins all 5 speed skating gold medals
24. Nolan Ryan's 5,714 career strikeouts 24. Martina Navratilova's 9 Wimbledon titles
25. Connecticut women's hoops wins 70 in a row 25. Mike Powell long jumps 29 feet, 4 1/2 inches








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