Beatriz Recari and Women's Golf Vs. Tennis : Who Has Hotter Athletes?

Bailey BrautiganFeatured ColumnistOctober 18, 2010

Beatriz Recari and Women's Golf Vs. Tennis : Who Has Hotter Athletes?

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    Beatriz Recari is one of the hottest female golfers of the moment, and she isn't the only LPGA player to catch our attention for more than just her athletic abilities.

    Yes, the LPGA is packed with hotties, but another sport might have the corner on the sexy athlete market.

    Women's tennis has also offered (to the pleasure of male sports fans worldwide) several athletes who have achieved "sex symbol" status.

    So which sport is hotter?

    Let's take a look at the sexiest players from the LPGA and the WTA and determine where the most attractive women compete.

5. LPGA: Beatriz Recari

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    Beatriz Recari is a 21-year-old Spanish golfer currently playing on the Ladies European Tour and the LPGA Tour.

    She gives the LPGA that wholesome "girl next door" advantage.

5. WTA: Tatiana Golovin

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    The WTA counters with Tatiana Golovin who was born in Russia, played in France, and now resides in England.

    Round 1 Winner: The LPGA takes this one with Beatriz Recari.

4. LPGA: Paula Creamer

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    Paula Creamer has dominated the world of women's golf, and she earned herself the nickname "Pink Panther" because she wears so much pink.

    Pretty sexy, right?

4. WTA: Daniela Hantuchova

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    Daniela Hantuchova is a Slovak tennis player who burst onto the scene in 2002 with her first Tier I tournament victory.

    Round 2 Winner: We have to give this one to the WTA with Daniela Hantuchova.

3. LPGA: Cristie Kerr

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    Cristie Kerr is the LPGA's resident "cougar," and she brings a little experience to the competition.

3. WTA: Ana Ianovic

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    The WTA's Round 3 competitor is Serbian-born hottie Ana Ianovic looking very naughty in this picture.

    Round 3 Winner: Sorry, Ana. Cristie Kerr has 10 years of sexiness on you!

2. LPGA: Anna Rawson

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    Anna Rawson is an Australian professional golfer and model...go figure. She has been playing professionally since 2004.

2. WTA: Maria Kirilenko

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    Maria Kirilenko gives the WTA the edge with her hot bikini bod and coy little smile.

    Round 4 Winner: This is a close one, but Maria gets the win here.

1. LPGA: Natalie Gulbis

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    Natalie Gulbis is the hottest (and my favorite) golfer in the LPGA, and she does it all:

    She golfs. She hosts television shows.

    And she is one of the main celebrity supporters of the Boys and Girls Club.

1. WTA: Maria Sharapova

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    Russian-born Maria Sharapova makes the top of our WTA hotties list, and she is more than just a pretty face.

    Sharapova caught our eye with both her beauty and her tennis abilities, winning a total of three Grand Slam tournaments so far in her career.

    And the winner is...


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    Natalie Gulbis wins this one by a landslide, and the question of which sport has the hottest athletes has been settled.

    Beautiful women exist in both the LPGA and the WTA, but the lady golfers reign supreme in this contest!