Amidst the chaotically-large throng of women surrounding the sports realm is a select group of elite beauties who continue to hone their illustrious reputations.
Through provocative photo shoots, dramatic television appearances and high-profile relationships, these sports hotties have garnered attention and respect.
In hopes of achieving iconic roles in the sports world, these women mixed fame and sexiness to pioneer the way for future beauties.
Let's take a look at the 100 most famous hotties in sports.
With only three professional wins, Natalie Gulbis may need to work on her putts, but she certainly doesn't need any help with her appearance.
This pro golfer has yet to disappoint fans with her vivacious nature on camera.
From working as an ice-level reporter for NHL on Versus to filling in as a host on SportsNation and ESPN First Take, there's few endeavors this sportscaster hasn't approached.
As the co-host of Numbers Never Lie with Michael Smith, Charissa Thompson is only at the start of a fruitful career.
One might expect a seven-time Olympic medalist, former world record-holder in the 200-meter breaststroke and two-time winner of the American Swimmer of the Year Award to naturally garner plenty of attention.
Amanda Beard's popularity, however, stems from her appearances in FHM, Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue and Playboy.
She always stretches her limits on camera.
She may seem innocent, but this physically stout Mexican-American boxer has the exterior to dominate any room.
The former WIBA and WIBF Lightweight Champion, Mia St. John has that sexy stare that reeks of intimidation.
With a modeling, business and Tae Kwon Do prowesses, she seemingly can't be stopped.
As the most successful woman in the history of racing, Danica Patrick has essentially taken her talents to sexier territories.
With her teasing commercials for GoDaddy.com reeking of an adventurous nature, this beauty is finally beginning to cement her name in the world of sexy athletes.
Amidst her wide array of modeling efforts, former World No. 1 tennis star Maria Sharapova is most remembered for her memorable feature in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Being named one of the "30 Legends of Women's Tennis: Past, Present and Future" by Time in 2011 was perhaps her most applauded accolade.
While she is the youngest female to finish the Hawaii Ironman, Lokelani McMichael certainly garnered the most attention from her features in GQ, Shape, Triathlete, Runner's World and Men's Health, among others.
Naturally exotic, McMichael impresses fans just by showing up.
While her entrance into the sports world resulted from a remarkable volleyball prowess, Gabrielle Reece naturally garnered the most attention for her appearances on the covers of Outside, Shape, Women's Sports & Fitness, Life and (of course) Playboy.
Her dedicated stare insinuates a certain experience on camera that can't be matched.
This passionate Canadian Olympic Champion pair skater has the enthusiastic focus to make any photo shoot memorable.
Her solid posture can't possibly be disturbed by the cameraman's shaky state.
While her vivacious on-camera essence never ceases to attract snow-sport fans, freestyle skier Kristi Leskinen has one accomplishment that demands worldwide respect.
As the first woman ever to pull a rodeo 720, she can confidently kick it with the bros.
From an exuberantly-chatty WAG to the controversial star of Baseball Wives, Anna Benson continues to take the sports realm by storm.
While former first-overall pick Kris Benson finished his average career, his wife nonchalantly hogged the spotlight.
While she may only be ranked World No. 21 in singles, Daniela Hantuchova opened up many eyes with her breathtaking appearance in the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.
Her innocently-cute demeanor and unfazed stare are keys to greatness.
Reggie Bush, Miles Austin and the now-famous Kris Humphries headline the list of athletes already conquered by illustrious socialite Kim Kardashian.
While hearing her name brings chills to many sports fans, they can't deny their attraction to her lifestyle and on-camera prowess.
Following a comical 72-day marriage to her latest beau, the middle Kardashian sister continues to search for her athletic Prince Charming.
Despite holding the world record in the 400-meter women's individual medley and winning three gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Australian swimmer Stephanie Rice may be more prolific on land.
With her dark and ominous essentiality rarely remaining in the shadows, this athletic beauty continues to surprise fans.
A master of the abstract pose, Italian golfer Sophie Sandolo has yet to disappoint fans when it comes to creating a memorable shot.
Her exotic presentations are rarely mundane and always exhilarating.
As a sports anchor since 1991, Suzy Kolber has certainly had her fair share of experiences.
But nothing helped put the spotlight on this pleasantly-sexy sportscaster more than legendary, yet controversial quarterback Joe Namath offering several flirtatious comments during a Jets game in 2003.
Her nasal tone continues to ring loudly in our ears.
While her 27 Grand Slam titles are ninth all time, this former World No. 1 has never had a problem garnering attention for her fearless nature on the court and her gentle personality away from it.
Despite an intimidating musculature, Serena Williams, like her sister, has mastered the art of being sexy.
Co-host of SportsNation with the misguided Colin Cowherd and Winners Bracket with the comically-analytic Marcellus Wiley, sexy ESPN reporter Michelle Beadle is always in the spotlight.
While she has yet to fully approach the modeling industry, Beadle is seemingly closing in on some racy career choices.
While she has won 11 tournaments (nine LPGA Tour events), sexy golfer Paula Creamer has garnered a large throng of fans with her undeniable beauty and warming smile.
The 2010 U.S. Women's Open champion, Creamer cannot be stopped.
While many NFL fans are familiar with this Azteca Deportes journalist from her run-in with the New York Jets squad, worldwide sports fanatics are taking notice from the surplus of exotic photos that Ines Sainz seems to produce consistently.
A dress code seems unnecessary for some professionals.
A one-time WWE Hardcore Champion and three-time "WWE Babe of the Year" (once proclaimed "Diva of the Decade"), Trish Stratus has certainly left her mark on professional wrestling.
Like many of her peers, Stratus never shies away from the provocative pose.
From a memorable showing as the starting goalkeeper for the United States women's national soccer team to competing on Dancing with the Stars and posing nude in ESPN's 2011 Body Issue, Hope Solo continues to garner worldwide respect for her fearless attitude.
With perhaps the most iconic name in sports, this solo star always carries the country on her back.
While the Broncos were searching for their quarterback of the future during the past few years, one star was shining bright on the sideline.
With the ability to effortlessly please Denver fans every Sunday just by showing up, sexy cheerleader Romi Bean became a legend in the mile-high city.
Known to many as Playboy's Playmate of the Month in July 1998, Lisa Dergan Podsednik has taken her on-camera talents to the sports world.
As the wife of speedy MLBer Scott Podsednik, this sexy model and actor sparked a career in sportscasting.
Not only has she interviewed the likes of John Elway and Tiger Woods, but Podsednik has covered the Super Bowl, the Kentucky Derby and the U.S. Open.
As arguably the most accomplished alpine ski racer of all time (her three Olympic medals are the most ever for a female American alpine skier), Julia Mancuso must own her role in the sports world and give her thanks to a supportive fanbase.
These winter sport babes rarely shy away from the warm camera.
Once known for her work as a sideline reporter for Monday Night Football, this sexy ESPN sportscaster garnered the most attention when she covered the 2008 Beijing Olympics for MSNBC.
Both her quiet smile and confident demeanor reek of a unique experience.
Being on the cover of FHM and Playboy naturally helped propel this sexy former wrestler into the spotlight.
As if she needed any help, Torrie Wilson prospered during her time with the WWE and WCW as an icon and role model for all intrigued fans.
An eight-year veteran of the U.S. National Team, artistic gymnast Alicia Sacramone first garnered attention by winning twelve medals from 2004-2008.
With Broncos backup Brady Quinn quietly standing by her side (when he's not on the cold Denver bench), this athletic star can confidently enjoy her accolades.
For the women who continue to improve golf's sex appeal, determination is required.
With expectations seemingly quite low for golfing babes, Anna Rawson is looking to build a stellar reputation.
Despite having only two professional wins, Spanish golfer Beatriz Recari never seems to avoid the spotlight.
Her firm grip and relentless stare give fans plenty of reasons to take a gander.
While she has yet to win a women's Grand Slam title, Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki doesn't seem fazed by the talk of her losing the World No. 1 ranking that she has held for months.
With 18 WTA singles titles as of this past August, Wozniacki has only just scraped the edge of stardom.
The legacy of this illustrious tennis star began in 2002, when she became the first black woman during the open era to become the World No. 1 in singles.
Her aggressive nature on the court and soft air away from it has left fans awe-inspired and in need of more.
From being a hostess at Hooters to winning first place in the Venus International Model Search, Leeann Tweeden was always on the cusp of stardom.
Her role as the cover girl of the March 2007 Issue of FHM helped propel her even further into the national limelight, eventually opening doors for a career in the illustrious world of sports.
A former correspondent for the Best Damn Sports Show Period, Tweeden now does pregame and postgame coverage for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
A four-time X Games gold medalist, snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler seems like a bro at heart, unfazed by any lackadaisical, yet warming chill session.
Posing in FHM, however, truly propelled her towards the upper echelon of the sexy world of sports.
Her name may not ring bells like Lindsey Vonn's does, but Haug is quickly becoming a winter-sports star. She's an Olympic-quality snowboarder who's not opposed to photoshoots and tweeting.
Considering she turned professional at 15 years old, promising golfer Michelle Wie never truly had time to develop and mature.
With her subtly-sexy, yet likely-accidental shots on camera making their way around the sports world, the spotlight doesn't seem to be fading any time soon.
With an affinity for obscure hats, sexy golfer Blair O'Neal never seems to have a problem keeping fans breathlessly-curious.
The winner of Big Break Dominican Republic, this calm beauty has the dress code to simultaneously satisfy her peers and her fans.
Perhaps commended for winning more volleyball tournaments than any other female in history (107) and marrying an unknown backup catcher, Misty May-Treanor is arguably remembered most for her sporadic, yet always-sexy photo shoots with Stuff and Maxim.
During her prime, this star's brightness radiated.
With the eyes to dominate any press conference, Spanish journalist Sara Carbonero was naturally blamed for Spain's loss to Switzerland when she was said to have distracted her goalkeeper-boyfriend Iker Casillas.
We commend him for ever being able to concentrate.
Once known as Posh Spice, this former member of the Spice Girls has built a new legacy with illustrious footballer David Beckham.
With four children and a joint wealth resting in the vicinity of £125 million, this power couple has already surpassed immortality.
From energetic cheerleader on the Oregon Ducks sideline to charismatic Fox Sports correspondent, Amanda Pflugrad has yet to disappear from our radar.
Her pleasant, yet sexy aura continues to please all her viewers.
An 11-time Olympic medalist with forty-eight medals in major international competition, Natalie Coughlin doesn't need any side jobs to help put food on her table.
Her sexy nature, however, pleads for modeling work and begs for an intimate camera.
As she leaves practice, dripping and sore, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu practitioner and grappling world champion Kyra Gracie exudes the confidently-satisfied expression of victory.
Her beauty and musculature intact, Gracie is ready for her next victim.
The American record holder in the 60-meter hurdles (7.72), Lolo Jones may be just as fast getting into the hearts of fans as she is getting past the finish line.
With a fruitful first name and an exotic nature, 29-year-old Jones is far from finished.
This sexy superfan may have been the best-paid model in Paraguay as of 2010, but it was her appearance during the 2010 World Cup that had fans and media members inspired.
During a game between Paraguay and Slovakia, Larissa Riquelme was seen celebrating exuberantly with a cell phone precisely tucked into her shirt.
The cameras have yet to divert their attention.
With a modest, yet unspectacular career-high ranking of No. 39, it's clear another talent has given tennis player Ashley Harkleroad the type of attention she has received during her career.
Despite having a solid career-high singles ranking of World No. 8 and no WTA Title wins, Russian tennis spectacle Anna Kournikova has garnered a worldwide throng of devoted fans who continue to search for her on Google.
With exotic pictures of her every move swirling about and entertaining dramas often reaching the tabloids, this legend barely has to pick up her racket.
Whether she's practicing her chip shots or passionately-posing for excited fans, Sophie Horn continues to remain arguably the world's sexiest golfer.
She may not be ranked on the female tour, but this photogenic athlete is high on our charts.
Considering her best Olympic jump of 1.99 meters in 2004 gave her a fourth-place finish in the finals, it's safe to say track and field athlete Amy Acuff has garnered more attention regarding her affinity for the provocative pose rather than for her athletic prowess.
Her confident stare reeks of a relentless nature.
This Russian-American artistic gymnast may be the 2008 Olympic individual all-around Champion, but she seems quite dominant in one particular area.
While her athletic prowess clearly pleases fans, Nastia Liukin makes fans smile the brightest with her naturally-sexy photos.
This synchronized swimmer may be more potent on land than she is under the water.
While her accolades are quite lacking, Kristina Lum's photo shoots are sufficiently fulfilling.
With a modest, yet unspectacular career-high ranking of World No. 18, some might wonder how Maria Kirilenko has garnered such significant attention with such a lack of athletic accolades.
Her sensual air, however, certainly attracted more than sports fans as she was reportedly dating hockey star Alexander Ovechkin as of this November.
Confident and fearless, Kirilenko can't be stopped.
While she has played stout defense for the Philadelphia Charge, Boston Breakers, Philadelphia Independence and Atlanta Beat, this two-time Olympic gold medalist keeps fans engaged with her innocent smile and calm beauty.
Also the wife of NFL quarterback A.J. Feeley, Heather Mitts isn't leaving our sights anytime soon.
With seven gold medals and one silver medal at the X Games, Brazilian inline skater Fabiola da Silva is almost too dominant to compete against women.
While she is the first woman ever to land the double back flip on a vert ramp, it's this beauty's vivacious nature away from skate parks that makes fans grin.
Since making her Olympic debut in 2000 at the tender age of 19, Logan Tom has done nothing but dominate her field of play.
While she was named Best Scorer at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in helping Team USA win a silver medal, her patriotically-sexy photos have earned her perhaps the most significant amount of attention.
She may have two male first names, but Tom is far from manly.
This sexy model and professional wrestler, now working for WWE on its Raw brand, has never failed to please her audience.
After studying broadcast journalism, fate took over and Kelly Kelly's true destiny came calling.
Known as the sexy reporter from the Big Ten Network and the WAG of NHLer Scottie Upshall, Melanie Collins continues to warm the hearts of all her fans.
Her sensual nature never ceases to amaze sports fanatics.
Like a fine wine, the oldest currently competing elite rhythmic gymnast gets better with age.
While her poses for Spanish FHM surely garnered notice, her breathtaking ability was clear the minute she stepped on a mat.
Known most recently as the Boston Red Sox on-field reporter for NESN, the sexy Heidi Watney is now leaving to cover the sidelines for the Los Angeles Lakers starting next season.
Perhaps she can find her way into the Matt Barnes WAG rumors.
It wouldn't be the first time she's created a stir.
While most remember this Cowboys cheerleader for getting hugged by her boyfriend (Buffalo Bills receiver David Nelson) after his touchdown catch against her team, Kelsi Reich's popularity goes much deeper.
As perhaps the most revered cheerleader in today's NFL, Reich is always a hit with Dallas fans.
Not only is she the first ex-wife of soccer legend Ronaldo and the current wife of Spanish footballer David Aganzo, but former footballer Milene Domingues holds the record for juggling (55,198 touches).
Also a Buddhist, Domingues seems to be in quite the zen-like state during most of her iconic poses.
Arguably the most renowned and easily the sexiest softball player in history, Jennie Finch has never shied from the spotlight.
With her spunky nature and electric riseball, the 2004 gold medalist cemented her name in sports lore.
She may be a four-time World medalist, three-time Four Continents champion and five-time U.S. champion, but Canadian-American ice dancer Tanith Belbin demands more attention for her innocent aura and sexy nature.
With an iconic smile and prolific athleticism, there's nothing she can't accomplish.
While she's known in the sports world as the weatherperson on Fox NFL Sunday, Jillian Reynolds is quite the eye-pleaser away from the set.
With the cameras eagerly watching and her hair lackadaisically fluttering, beauty is precisely displayed.
From being called the "Yoko Ono" of football in regards to her effect on Tony Romo to recently having a child with husband and former tight end Eric Johnson, pop star Jessica Simpson has seemingly cemented her name deep in the sports world.
Her beauty will certainly help her keep her spot.
As the only woman ever to be a three-time Athletics World Championship gold medalist in the 200-meter, track and field sprinter Allyson Felix is hard to ignore.
With her world-class speed and quickness, Felix continues to play games with fans' hearts.
Now that she has taken her talents to acting, retired MMA fighter Gina Carano can finally embrace the camera with open arms.
After appearing as the Gladiator "Crush" on American Gladiators, it was clear the "Face of Women's MMA" was destined for an illustrious career in the limelight.
Anastasia Ashley may be the most illustrious surfer in the world, but her sexy peer continues to quietly loom in the shadows.
Missy Gibson has a melancholy nature that seems destined for greatness.
Just another perfect day for this natural beauty.
While most fans know her as the first woman to dunk in an NCAA tournament game, Candace Parker was seemingly always destined for greatness.
The younger sister of NBA guard Anthony Parker and the wife of power forward Shelden Williams, Parker is fully surrounded by the game of basketball.
She seems quite proud of her role in the sports world.
Like only a select few cheerleaders before her, cheerleader Ashton Torres earned recognition for her voluptuous moves at Cowboys Stadium and for her adventurous poses away from the field.
Her relentless stare forces fans to take notice.
A former member of the Australian women's national team, retired footballer Amy Taylor was perhaps most dangerous in front of the camera.
Her appearance on the cover of a nude calendar in 2000 certainly helped propel her into the upper echelon of the sports realm.
While most fans remember this sexy model for gracing the cover of the 2010 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, it's Brooklyn Decker's high-profile marriage to tennis star Andy Roddick that keeps her relevant.
Her name may sound like a uniquely-gargantuan hamburger, but her body appears far from able to tolerate any such intake.
As perhaps the sexiest Brazilian woman not named Gisele Bundchen to arrive on the scene, volleyball player Ana Paula Mancino is clearly owning her role.
While we may not pay attention to her stats, we certainly keep a close eye on the wide array of sexy pics that continue to travel the Internet.
This is by far her most subtle shot.
Some know this alpine ski racer as the first ever American woman to win a gold in the downhill at the Winter Olympics (2010), others as the exuberantly-sexy model who dominates opponents on the slopes.
She has yet to relinquish her spot among the hottest athletes in the world, and headlines a potent group of winter-sport stars.
As the longtime wife of Manchester United star Wayne Rooney, Coleen has certainly been on the sports scene for awhile.
By developing a career as a television presenter and columnist, she has remained in the minds of eager and grateful fans.
As MMARising.com's No. 4 pound-for-pound female MMA fighter in the world, Miesha Tate has the beauty and physicality to dominate any opponent.
She may seem innocent, but this sexy MMA fighter undoubtedly prides herself on the 12-2 career record she has accumulated.
Our favorite winter sports hottie, the lovely Kiira Korpi has yet to disappoint fans with her innocently-sexy photos and athletic prowess.
This Finnish figure skater is only at the beginning of a promising reign of terror.
After retiring from the physical sport of competitive ice dancing due to injury problems, the lovely Anna Semenovich began a career in singing.
Her vivacious stage presence and sweaty air have seemingly led to quite breathtaking prosperity.
This Dutch television personality was clearly born for the limelight and never shies away from contact.
The wife of footballer Rafael van der Vaart, Sylvie van der Vaart and her husband have been called the "new Beckhams" because of their affinity for the camera.
She continues to build her legacy.
English pop and R&B star Cheryl Cole may have divorced footballer Ashley Cole in 2010, but she certainly cemented her place in the sports world long before she left.
As a fashion icon and elite former WAG, Cole never shies from the camera.
While she may be a Black Belt in American Free Style Karate, MMA fighter and model Michelle Waterson is undoubtedly referred to as "The Karate Hottie" for her fearless approach on camera.
With the looks to distract and the instincts to dominate, there's no stopping this exotic warrior.
This sexy former wrestler naturally brought plenty of new fans to the WWE and WCW with her adventurous nature on camera and propensity for the unexpected.
Known for her appearances in Maxim and Stuff and her remarkably-long legs, Stacy Keibler has yet to fail at any project.
Tough and focused, the beautiful Gisele Bundchen never ceases to amaze her audience.
Like her husband, this Brazilian model clearly studies film, dissects her opponent and never hesitates to produce.
Tom Brady has finally found his match.
She may be an atrocious actor, but sexy WWE wrestler Maria Kanellis has the engaging appeal to attract any throng of viewers.
Her backstage interviews are never boring.
Once an innocent pole vaulter abused by a plethora of eager cameras, Allison Stokke recently closed out a prolific career at Cal University.
With a propensity for the naturally-exotic photo, Stokke could never fight off the throng of feening bloggers searching for that next memorable shot.
A true icon to all young women yearning for a career in broadcast journalism, Erin Andrews seemingly prides herself on talent and a natural ability to attract eager eyes.
While most sexy reporters have started using racy photos and high-profile dates with athletes to earn recognition in the news, this beauty just gets to work on time.
As she continues to improve the sex appeal of her beleaguered sport, professional billiards star Jennifer Barretta is quickly cementing her name in sports lore.
A master of the pockets, Barretta doesn't need her breathtaking beauty to dominate opponents.
22-year-old Alex Morgan may have been the youngest USA player at the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup, but she was also among the most mature.
While she has yet to fully embrace her modeling potential, the innocent, yet sexy soccer star is seemingly moments away from greatness and fame.
After beginning her modeling career at the age of 18, it didn't take long for Rachelle Leah to get noticed.
The UFC immediately hired the sexy spark plug a year later after seeing her on a boxing website.
All it took was one memorable shot.
These synchronized swimmers are essentially the gift that keeps on giving for sports fans worldwide.
Brazilian twins who now primarily act and model, Bia and Branca Feres might as well be connected at the hip.
There's seemingly nothing they do solo.
She may be among the best surfers around at only 21 years old, but Alana Blanchard has the laid-back lifestyle and complementary sexiness that attracts fans.
Her photos are rarely bereft of a comforting environment.
Amidst the illustrious throng of sexy former WAGs, Minka Kelly stands tall.
While her plethora of unmemorable, yet sexy acting endeavors have certainly brought fame and attention, it was Kelly's on-and-off (and on?) relationship with Derek Jeter that had sports fans salivating.
First garnering attention as perhaps the sexiest Cowgirl in the Florida State stands, Jenn Sterger only recently committed to her true calling.
From being an online columnist for Sports Illustrated to working as the "Gameday Host" for the Jets, it seemed as if a career in sports journalism was imminent.
However, after receiving controversial sexts from Brett Favre during her days in New York and essentially disappearing for awhile, Sterger is back with an on-camera vengeance that can't be ignored.
As the photo shoots accumulate for this surfing model, so does the amount of satisfied fans.
Her exotic nature and tongue-pleasing name make Malia Jones quite unique.
While this former World No. 1 Serbian tennis player's fearless style of play has led to 11 WTA Tour singles titles, it is Ana Ivanovic's beauty that has led to an immortal place in the sports world.
Her aggressive style of play on the court is precisely matched by her adventurous nature away from it.
Not only has she appeared in a number of magazines, particularly FHM, but Ivanovic was featured in "Hurricane Ana," a song produced by rappers Filip Filipi and Collie Buddz.
While this Paraguayan athlete may be better known as a model, Leryn Franco first garnered worldwide attention at the 2008 Beijing Olympics with her solid javelin toss and breathtaking beauty.
Fans have yet to take their eyes off of her.
Fully entrenched in the sports world, ESPN reporter Jenn Brown began her career in the sports world as an innocently-mediocre softball player for the University of Florida.
With the eyes to instigate a world war and the posing ability to lull several large mammals to sleep, glamour model Abbey Clancy can't possibly be ignored.
Her husband, English footballer Peter Crouch, needs a good wakeup call as to what he's got, considering his adulterous tendencies.
Hopefully the UFC gave their talent scouts huge bonuses when a contract with Arianny Celeste was signed and licked.
From making her UFC debut at the Hard Rock Hotel in 2006 to modeling for Maxim, FHM, Sports Illustrated, Fighter's Only Magazine and Playboy, Arianny Celeste continues to warm the hearts of all her fans.