Sport: 10 of the greatest individual sporting achievements

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He shoots, he scores!: Lamelo Ball

15-year-old Lamelo Ball scored an astounding 92 points in a 147-123 victory against Los Osos.

LaMelo Ball dedicates 92-point performance to hospitalized classmate
LaMelo Ball dedicates 92-point performance to hospitalized classmate
LaMelo Ball dedicates 92-point performance to hospitalized classmate
<p>Mohit Ahlawat scores a triple century off just 72 balls in a T20 match; setting a record and earning a trial with the Delhi Daredevils </p>
Triple-ton: Mohit Ahlawat

Mohit Ahlawat scores a triple century off just 72 balls in a T20 match; setting a record and earning a trial with the Delhi Daredevils

<p>New Zealand-born Aussie international Thompson scored 14 goals in a World Cup Qualifier against American Samoa. Australia won 31-0. </p>
14-goal man: Archie Thompson

New Zealand-born Aussie international Thompson scored 14 goals in a World Cup Qualifier against American Samoa. Australia won 31-0.

<p>Ronnie O’Sullivan notched a mega-quick 147 in just five minutes and 20 seconds. No hanging around. </p>
Ronnie O’Sullivan: The Rocket

Ronnie O’Sullivan notched a mega-quick 147 in just five minutes and 20 seconds. No hanging around.

<p>Record-breaker? Simple business. ‘Joltin’ Joe got at least one safe hit for the New York Yankees in 56 consecutive games. </p>
Joe DiMaggio

Record-breaker? Simple business. ‘Joltin’ Joe got at least one safe hit for the New York Yankees in 56 consecutive games.

<p>Woods made a mockery of the records and claimed all four Majors at one time in 2001 – a feat no-one else had managed previously </p>
Who else? Tiger Woods

Woods made a mockery of the records and claimed all four Majors at one time in 2001 – a feat no-one else had managed previously

<p>Yeah, getting 100 points in a single basketball game couldn’t be easier really could it? Chamberlain scored the tally against the New York Knicks in March 1962 – becoming the only pro ever to do so. </p>
Century man: Wilt Chamberlain

Yeah, getting 100 points in a single basketball game couldn’t be easier really could it? Chamberlain scored the tally against the New York Knicks in March 1962 – becoming the only pro ever to do so.

<p>So, it’s probably been a few days since you’ve heard of Federer, after his Australian Open win last month. Federer in his prime featured in 26 consecutive grand slam semi-finals between 2006-2010, which ended in quarter-final defeat to Robin Soderling </p>
Tennis legend: Roger Federer

So, it’s probably been a few days since you’ve heard of Federer, after his Australian Open win last month. Federer in his prime featured in 26 consecutive grand slam semi-finals between 2006-2010, which ended in quarter-final defeat to Robin Soderling

<p>In the HT Bhandari Cup inter-school tournament, Dhanawade and reached 1,009 runs off 395 minutes </p>
Teenage prodigy: Pranav Dhanawade

In the HT Bhandari Cup inter-school tournament, Dhanawade and reached 1,009 runs off 395 minutes

<p>Brian Lara has scored 400 not out at Test level, but his unbeaten 501 for Warwickshire against Durham was something else. </p>
Take your pick: Brian Lara

Brian Lara has scored 400 not out at Test level, but his unbeaten 501 for Warwickshire against Durham was something else.

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