I cannot say I know that many atheletes and sportsmen since I am not a big sports fan. However, there are certain athletes whom I find really cute/attractive.
It is, however, harder to find the kind of athletes whom I find cute than artists, because most athletes tend to be overly muscular in my opinion. There are some exceptions, of course.
Wayne Gretzky is an excellent example of how a really good hockey player does not have to violent, ugly, and have bulging muscles.
Ross Rebagliati is Canadian snowboarder who won an Olympic Gold medal in the Nagano Games. He almost lost his medal because he was tested positive for marijuani. Oops ...
Jacques Villeneuve is a Formula 1 motorist. He's from Quebec and is seen as a sports hero here.
Ian Thorpe is the famous Australian swimmer who has won multiple gold medals in the Sydney Games.
Tony Hawk is a world skateboarding champion. Who says older guys can't do cool stuff and look cool????
Rune Glifberg is a Danish-born superstar in the sports of skateboarding.
Andy Roddick is a young American tennis player. Some considers him a sports prodigy.
Ilia Kulik is a Russian figure ice-skater. He's been called many names, including "Leonardo DiCaprio" on ice or "Romeo on Ice".
Alessio Boggiatto is an Italian Olympic swimmer.
Massimiliano Rosolino is another Italian Olympic swimmer. The Italian Olympic swimming team is SO interesting!
Iker Casillas is a soccer player playing for the prestigious Real Madrid team.
Male figure skating is not necessarily a monopoly of pretty Russian boys. Canada's Emmanuel Sandhu has extensive background as a ballet dancer. He is the 2001 Canadian male figure-skating champion.
Ian Prichard is an American swimmer.
Oscar de la Hoya, nicknamed the "Golden Boy", is a Latino-American light-weight boxing world champion.
Jean-Luc Brassard has won several world championships and one Olympic gold medal in freestyle skiing. He is from Quebec.
Ivan Zelic is a member of the Australian National soccer team.
Prince Naseem Hamed is professional boxing's first Arab superstar. He is also the highest-paid featherweight boxer in history and is hero to millions across the British Isles, Europe and paricularly in the Islamic world.