Some well known Armenians in the sports world
- Andre Agassi - Tennis player
- David Nalbandian - Tennis player
- Artavasd Harutyunyan - Kidoryu Karate Federation of Armenia, President, Black Belt 3th Dan
- Jerry Tarkanian - College and professional basketball head coach, commonly known as "Tark the Shark"
- Ara Parseghian - Notre Dame Football head coach
- Sargis Sargsian - won the 1994 NCAA Tennis Championship
- Garry Kasparov - Chess Grandmaster.
- Tigran Petrosian - Chess player.Grandmaster
- Steve Bedrossian- Baseball pitcher Atlanta Braves, and Philadelphia Phillies.
- Steve Sarkissian- BYU quarterback
- Garo Yepremian - NFL football player, place kicker for the Miami Dolphins in the 70's.
- Youri Djorkaeff - 1998 World Cup winning French Team
- Alain Boghossian - 1998 World Cup winning French Team
- Alain Prost - Won Formula 1 race 4 times
- Eduard Goroyan - Black Belt 6th Dan,International Martial Arts Coach,"Coach of The Year" 2008.