Here Are All The Women Who Won Big at the 2016 ESPYs

When it comes down to it, some of the most incredible women of the past few years are athletes. From Serena Williams and Abby Wambach, to Ronda Rousey and Danica Patrick, so many young women and girls now have female role models to look up to in sports.

Playing #LikeAGirl is now (as it always should have been) a compliment and these winners prove exactly why that is.

Click through the above slideshow to see all of the female athletes who won these much deserved ESPY awards.

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Breanna Stewart Award: Best Female Athlete & Best Female College Athlete Sport: Basketball Photo Credit: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images

Holly Holm Award: Best Upset (Knocks out Ronda Rousey) Sport: UFC Photo Credit: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Maya Moore Award: Best WNBA Player Sport: Basketball Photo Credit: Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images

Lydia Ko Award: Best Female Golfer Sport: Golf Photo Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images

Serena Williams Award: Best Female Tennis Player Sport: Tennis Photo Credit: Lindsey Parnaby/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Jamie Anderson Award: Best Female Action Sports Athlete Sport: Snowboarder Photo Credit: David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images

Tatyana McFadden Award: Best Female Athlete With a Disability Sport: Wheelchair Racing Photo Credit: Image Group LA/ABC via Getty Images