According to a poll by Harris Interactive, Michael Jordan and Serena Williams are the most popular male and female sports stars. I find it interesting that while Serena is still playing great tennis, Michael hasn't played basketball in over a decade. Here are the full lists.

The Top-10 Boys:

  1. Michael Jordan
  2. LeBron James
  3. Tiger Woods
  4. Peyton Manning
  5. Tom Brady
  6. Derek Jeter
  7. Kobe Bryant
  8. Tim Tebow
  9. Phil Mickelson
  10. Dale Earnhardt Jr.

The Top-Ten Girls:

  1. Serena Williams
  2. Danica Patrick
  3. Venus Williams
  4. Maria Sharapova
  5. Mia Hamm
  6. Layla Ali
  7. Lindsey Vonn
  8. Hope Solo
  9. Shawn Johnson
  10. Abby Wambach