We all know that sports are good for your health, mind and body but actually there is more to it. One of the most important things sports can teach you is that there is no success without hard work and dedication. Just like in life, sports have their ups and downs and sometimes things seem to never go your way but you need to learn to accept and not allow failures to affect your play. Playing sports regularly can have numerous health benefits and it also helps you relieve stress.
One of the world’s most popular sports today with around 1 Billion fans around Europe, America and Asia is Tennis. Tennis is a game of strategy that requires specific skills and techniques. Footwork is much more important than power. You can be really strong but if you can’t move on the court, then you’re in trouble. Back in the days, tennis was then only a gentleman’s game. Yes, only gentlemen can play such a game while women did more feminine things and looked after everything in the house.
However, things do change. Women have proved their skills in Tennis and became successful.
Here are 15 of the Most Gorgeous Female Tennis Players in the world who not only have the looks but got skills that kills.
1. Maria Sharapova
Top of the list is Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) world number 2, Russian Maria Sharapova is one busy professional tennis player, entrepreneur and businesswoman. She is most famous tennis player of all time and also one of the hottest athletes in the world. Born Maria Yuryevna Sharapova on April 19, 1987 in Russia but living in the United States. She competed on the WTA Tour since 2001 and ranked world number 1 in singles by the WTA in five separate occasions for a total of 21 weeks. She also became the world number 1 at the age of 18 and is the reigning champion in singles at the French Open.
Aside from playing tennis, Maria Sharapova has been featured in a number of modeling assignments, magazine covers and advertisements. Since February 2007, she has been a United Nations Development Programme Goodwill Ambassador. She was named as one of the 30 legends of women’s tennis by Time and one of the 100 greatest of all time by Tennis Channel. She is also the first female brand ambassador for Porche.