By Anabel Cooper
Female athletes have been setting new benchmarks in their respective sports. It is a difficult job to compile a list of the top five hottest female athletes in the world since many of them have achieved great performances and are constantly aiming higher.
Here are the top five.
Tennis often witnesses a huge influx of hot and attractive female stars. Temperatures go up when involving hot tennis stars like Camila Giorgi, who has also been quite successful in her career. The 25-year-old turned professional in 2006. While she has not been able to win any Grand Slam titles now, she has been able to rank in the top 50 for most of her career. Her aggressive style of the game and had hard-hitting style makes her a formidable opponent on the court. Giorgi manages to possess the well-known Italian flair and style, which takes up her hotness quotient even further. Giorgi has been able to get great success while playing against the top 10 players.
Yet, the 25-year-old has been able to get endorsement deals with bespoke companies. It is a reflection of her attractive nature.
This 33-year-old has been able to establish herself as one of the top alpine ski racers in the world. She is on the US Ski team and has been able to win multiple World Cup titles and Olympic gold medals. Her success in the sport has also been met with a huge interest from fans around the world. Her good looks and success in the sport earned her a possibility to feature as an anchor at major sports shows. There has also been a tremendous amount of media interest, and she has often been considered as the face of US sports. Vonn’s hot looks have earned her endorsements from companies like Rolex, Oakley, and Red Bull.
The biggest credit to the attractiveness of Lindsey Vonn is probably her appearance in the Sports Illustrated magazine, which only goes for the hottest female athletes in the world.
Sharapova hails from Nyagan of the former Soviet Union. Yet, unlike her birthplace that has crumbled into the new Russia, Sharapova has gone from strength to strength on all fronts. Apart from being immensely successful on the court with a clean sweep of the Grand Slam titles, Sharapova has also kept fans on their toes with her hotness. Even though she has been embroiled in certain scandals over the last few years, the 30-year-old remains attractive as ever and has been able to overcome any challenges that have hindered her career.
Apart from her individual success, Sharapova has also won the likes of the Fed Cup and the Olympic silver medal. She has had earned a huge fortune through tennis and endorsements. Her collections from the sport exceed $35 million while her attractive look has earned her multi-million dollar deals with the likes of Reebok and Nike.
This tennis star from Serbia lasted only a couple of years at the top of the game. She had hit the top rankings in 2008 but there was a substantial interest in her well before this success. She remains as one of the most attractive tennis stars ever. Her biggest success on the pitch came when she won the French Open in 2008. While she may not have been able to complete a clean sweep of the four Grand Slam titles, she has had decent success.
Even though her earnings from the sport alone were around $ 15 million, Ivanovic made a huge fortune while being as the brand ambassador for the likes of Nike, Adidas, and Rolex at various stages in her career.
Rousey is the former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship holder. She happens to have immense success in the world of MMA/boxing. Apart from making a lot of impact in the world of modelling, Rousey was also able to win an Olympic medal at Beijing 2008. The American from California has had significant success in the world of modelling so much so that she has been able to get access to Hollywood through movies like the Expendables 3, Furious 7, and Entourage. Even inside the ring, the 30-year-old has been able to achieve huge success with 12 wins in 14 MMA fights. She has also enjoyed immense monetary success with claims of being the best paid at UFC female fighter in the world.
Once again, Rousey has been featured on the Sports Illustrated magazine aside from several other media outlets. Often, paparazzi do not risk the possibility of going up against Rousey – one of the best UFC fighters – in the chase for candid pictures.