There's nothing quite like when a teenager shows sporting talent and maturity beyond their years in rocketing straight to prominence in their given sport, threatening to dominate for decades to come.
Unfortunately, it seldom works out that way and there have been plenty who peaked too soon having made waves before becoming fully-fledged adults.
Here are some of sport's most notorious teen stars who quickly faded:
1) Michelle Wie, golf – Turned professional before her 16th birthday in 2005 and unsurprisingly attracted a ton of publicity, but has won only two LPGA titles since
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2) FreddyRead More »from From Kournikova to Francis Jeffers: sport’s faded teen stars