Many of Britain's sporting heroes have come off the Sheffield production line.
Former winner Lord Sebastian Coe
, double Olympic 1500m champion, grew up in the city.
Ashes-winning England cricket captain Michael Vaughan
and former World Superbike champion James Toseland
were raised in south Yorkshire, while flamboyant featherweight boxing champion Naseem Hamed
was born and bred in Sheffield.
England World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks
, a Sports Personality runner-up, Wimbledon semi-finalist Roger Taylor
and heptathlete Jessica Ennis
are all from the city.