Being confident in your own abilities is something that comes with the territory for any leading star on the sports scene.

Pushing yourself to your own limits, and letting those around you know that you believe in yourself are traits that many of the world’s top athletes share.

However, and make no mistake about it, there’s a line where self-confidence becomes cocky arrogance.

From the grassroots up no one likes that one guy/gal who’s better than everyone else and let’s the whole world know about it. This becomes even more unbearable in professional sports.

So prepare to get wound up - we present you with the Top 11: Most cocky sports stars on the planet.

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