VENUS WILLIAMS attracted the attention of fashion watchers as well as tennis lovers across the world. Williams took to the court in a yellow lattice-effect top, a colourful skirt, and her now trademark nude shorts from her own label EleVen. See her outfit down: Venus Williams isn’t the only tennis star who has attracted attention for her on-court style, her sister Serena- as well as Maria Sharapova, Anna Kournikova, Jelena Jankovic and Tamira Paszek – have also provoked gasps from the crowd for reasons other than their tennis skills. SEE THE MOST OUTRAGEOUS OUTFITS IN TENNIS HERE…
Millions of spectators from around the world love to watch tennis. I am also a lover and a hardcore fan of the tennis championships and I have seen almost all of the recent tournaments. When I watch I am quite often astounded to witness how the women of tennis are incredibly gorgeous and alluring. Why is this you may ask? I am unable to give a sufficient answer.
Who can deny that there are many sexy female tennis players from around the globe and that many of them have huge fan followings? Selecting ten of the sexiest women of tennis is not an easy task, but I have compiled my own list for you to view.
Everyone has their own opinions of what “sexy” is and I feel that I have come out with a great assortment for everyone. If anyone has any comments or suggestions about this list then please feel free to give them to me. Enjoy!
1. Serena Williams: There’s no denying that this young lady is a beauty but she always maintains one of the best bodies in the history of women’s sporting events. We know that she has made a great impact to both the fashion world and television industry. Simply put, she is one sexy lady that is a pro at playing her game.
Born on September 26, 1981, Serena Jameeka Williams is an American born tennis playing professional. The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) declared that she was World No. 1 in the singles for five respective instances.
She has also obtained four gold medals in the Olympic Games for both the doubles and singles categories. Among the numerous tennis divisions she has approximately thirty Grand Slam titles in total. In the 2012 Olympics she picked up a Career Golden Grand Slam gold medal.
She is the first tennis player to ever win the Career Golden Grand Slam for both the doubles and singles and she is one of the world’s most renown tennis players ever.
2. Naomi Osaka: Naomi Osaka is a Japanese professional tennis player. She has been ranked No. 1 by the Women’s Tennis Association and is the first Asian player to hold the top ranking in singles.
She is a four-time Grand Slam singles champion, and is the reigning champion at the US Open and the Australian Open. The 23-year-old tennis star turned model herself to showcase herself to showcase a wide range of sexy bikinis, and oh, boy, she nails the part.
Naomi posed in many brightly-colour itsy-bitsy two-piece swimsuits to leave her fans drooling with her bold photoshoot pictures.
3. Maria Kirilenko: Speaking of blondes, here is another beauty from Russia that many like to deem, “One smoking hot tennis player.” Born in Moscow, Maria holds the highest ranking of 18.
She was also in the 2009 Swimsuit Edition and her presence absolutely dominates within the doubles category and is undoubtedly regarded as one of the best.
She made an appearance in various fashion magazines such as Sports Illustrated and Vogue. She admires the limelight and being the center of attention by any media outlets.
4. Tatiana Golovin
Here is another young hottie who loves her tennis. This 24 year old French pro, Tatiana is very popular and admired for her forceful forehand.
She has a charismatic personality and has done some photo-shoots for Sports Illustrated. She injured her lower back on more than one occasion and has since been retired.
In the 2009 Swimsuit Edition of Sports Illustrated she appeared in a photo with Daniela Hantuchova and Maria Kirilenko which was entitled, Volley of the Dolls.
5. Sania Mirza
Intelligent, absolutely fabulous and super hot to boot, Sania Mirza really knows her shots. This sweet Indian beauty is only 24 years old but has made it an enjoyment to watch the beauty in the way she plays.
She is also married to Pkistani cricket player Shaoib Malik. Sania is well-known for her distinguished forehand ground strokes that come packed with power and strength.
She has been No. 1 in numerous Indian tennis plays for the double and single categories. She is the highest paid Indian tennis player after surpassing the $1 million U.S. mark in career earnings.
She is the first Indian tennis player to win WTA Tour title and she also picked up a win at the 2009 Australian Open for the mixed doubles. She broke into the Top 50 rankings of WTA and has also won a Grand Slam tournament.
There are many that have been curious about her being revealed in exposed outfits in spite of the fact that she was born a Muslim.
There was a time when this caused issues, but it never stopped her from picking up titles in women’s tennis. She is ranked #77 in the AskMen.com’s Top 99 Women for 2012 and she still reigns over the game with her beauty.
6. Dominika Cibulkova
This Czechoslovakian bombshell is a rising star in women’s tennis. French tennis player Gael Monfils is very fortunate to be well-acquainted with this beauty. Dominika currently holds a No. 16 ranking in singles titles.
She was able to accomplish the World Junior #3 in May of 2005. She picked up the #12 rank in 2009 and her largest breakthrough came when she joined the 2009 French Open and made it all the way to the semi-finals.
In the 2010 US Open she made it to the quarter finals as well as the Wimbledon Championships in 2011.
AskMen.com has listed this beauty as one of the Top 99 Women of the World in both 2007 and 2008.
She is ranked in the top 6 of simplytopten.com’s sexiest female tennis players. As well she is recognized as the No. 1 woman by Maxim’s female tennis player magazine of 2012.
7. Ashley Harkleroad
This beauty is an American tennis player that was the first WTA competitor to pose for Playboy magazine. She is infamous for matching her tennis style to the outfits she wears.
She has the look of an alluring woman that oozes with sex appeal and men simply love to watch her play. After wearing a scandalous outfit during her appearance at the US Open of 2001, she was heralded as, “American Ana.” But possessing her young and sexy looks has not stopped her from great accomplishments.
She has a solid fan base of American followers and is ranked #77 in the AskMen.com’s Top 99 Women of 2012.
She married her coach Chuck Adams and her prize earnings have well exceeded $1 million U.S.
8. Ana Ivanovic
Some believe that after Anna Kournikova had retired there was a different Ana that immediately filled her shoes and has managed well to keep men intrigued by women’s tennis.
Serbian tennis pro Ana Ivanovic is just over six feet tall and was previously ranked as No. 1 in the Women’s Tennis Assocation.
Ana has dated some of sports most suitable bachelors and has been seen in various magazines.
She possesses an aggressive playing style and she presently holds a ranking of No. 156 in the doubles category.
Ana is a former world’s number 1 that has a Grand Slam and Roland Garros accredited to her name.
She peaked in 2008 but has been struggling to regain her form and has had trouble on her serve and mental game mindset. Fortunately for her, regardless of whether she wins or loses, she still looks sweet and adorable.
9. Anna Kournikova
Tennis couldn’t possibly be the same without adding this beauty to the top ten list. She isn’t necessarily a wonderful player but her alluring elegance draws in great attention.
Retired Russian Anna Kournikova was used to filling up the arenas with much anticipating onlookers that cheered and loved her in spite or her lack of tennis talent.
She happens to be one of the most searched women on the internet as millions of fans of the male gender are attracted to her astonishing and authentic look.
Many of her fans think of her as a goddess in her numerous tennis outfits that stunned audiences with her graceful movements on the court.
After Anna appeared in a music video with Enrique, she gained even more popularity. She has been voted as FHM’s Sexiest Women in the World during 2002. Despite her short career she still has an enormous following.
Both her modeling efforts and headline making around the world are due to her association with Enrique Iglesias.
She is one of the most photographed women in the game of tennis and her blonde hair and bikini figure have compelled her to be chosen for an episode of the Biggest Loser in America.
10. Maria Sharapova
There was no doubt to place this hot and sexy Russian tennis player at the top of my list. Maria Sharapova is currently the holder of the No. 3 rank in singles titles. As well, she keeps busy with her various modeling projects which also include the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Her glamour and appeal are what put her on the top of the list and few dispute her being the most famous female tennis player among the men especially. She appears as No. 1 on many online top lists for gorgeous tennis women.
Maria Sharapova is quite well-known for her court fashion as well as her modeling and prides herself on always putting in the extra effort to look her best.
She has been in Sports Illustrated and other fashion platforms such as Nike, Canon and Prince advertisements.
She appears on several fashion houses with the most notable one being Cole Haan. On Yahoo she was the most searched-for athlete in 2005 and 2008.
Since February of 2007 she has been the Ambassador for a United Nations Development Program which is specifically concerned with the recovery of Chernobyl and other improvements.
In June of 2011 she was labeled as one of the “30 Legends of Women’s Tennis: Past, Present and Future” by the infamous Time Magazine. In March of 2012 she was named the “100 Greatest of All Time” by the Tennis Channel.
We hope that you have enjoyed this list of the sexiest tennis players. Feel free to let us know who you are and who your favorite beauties of the game are.