Guilty PleasuresDownload App

25 Sports Hotties Who Clean Up Well

Asher ChanceySenior Analyst IJanuary 13, 2017

25 Sports Hotties Who Clean Up Well

1 of 51

    There was a time when sports could be played, or even dominated, by goofy-looking people.  

    Go look up Ernie Lombardi, Shoeless Joe Jackson and George Mikan if you do not believe me.  Killer looks and sculpted figures were not always necessary requisites.

    But in the 21st century, hyper competitiveness requires athletes to be in top shape in order to rise to the top of their games.  The result is that the vast majority of professional athletes have fantastic bodies.

    And this phenomenon becomes a windfall for female athletes, as the very things that makes them great athletes also tends to make them look great in evening gowns, bathing suits and what have you.

    Here's a look at 25 such athletes, hotties, if you will, who clean up well.

25. Ana Ivanovic: Working

2 of 51

    Ana Ivanovic looks good even she is all sweaty and dirty.

25. Ana Ivanovic: Playing

3 of 51

    But dressed up for a night on the town, one would never known that she was ever sweaty or dirty.

24. Anna Rawson: On the Links

4 of 51

    Anna Rawson, ready to tee off.

24. Anna Rawson: On the Town

5 of 51

    Vince Bucci/Getty Images

    Anna Rawson, on the red carpet.

23. Blair O'Neal: Driving

6 of 51

    Blair O'Neal makes golf sexy.

23. Blair O'Neal: Posing

7 of 51

    And cleans up well.

22. Bianca and Bia Feres: Working It

8 of 51

    From what we understand, these two are synchronized swimmers.  

    OK.

22. Bianca and Bia Feres: Kicking It

9 of 51

    We promise, we tried to find pictures of them swimming.

21. Danica Patrick: Work Clothes

10 of 51

    Danica Patrick, desperately trying to keep her coveralls on.

21. Danica Patrick: Play Clothes

11 of 51

    Danica Patrick, having less trouble.

20. Frederica Pellegrini: Ready to Swim

12 of 51

    Getting ready to swim . . . 

20. Federica Pellegrini: Ready to Make a Splash

13 of 51

    ...and ready to go out afterwards.

19. Jennie Finch: Ready to Pitch

14 of 51

    Jennie Finch, a classic girl next door on the ball field.

19. Jennie Finch: Ready to Strut

15 of 51

    The girl next door to my house did not look like that.

18. Julia Mancuso: Sexy Skier

16 of 51

    Hey, nice suit.

18. Julia Mancuso: Red Carpeter

17 of 51

    Even better.

17. Leryn Franco: On the Track

18 of 51

    Leryn Franco, a javelin thrower at the 2008 Olympics.

17. Leryn Franco: On the Catwalk

19 of 51

    And in her second career as a fashion model.

16. Maria Kirilenko: Swinging the Racket

20 of 51

    Look at her, skirt fluttering, hair all over the place.

16. Maria Kirilenko: After the Fact

21 of 51

    Now look at her, a Good Housekeeping cover girl.

15. Misty May: In the Sand

22 of 51

    Dirty.

15. Misty May: On the Land

23 of 51

    Peter Kramer/Getty Images

    All cleaned up.

14. Sasha Cohen: On the Ice

24 of 51

    Sasha Cohen working.

14. Sasha Cohen: All Dressed Up

25 of 51

    Sasha Cohen looking like she's nominated for an Oscar.

13. Anna Kournikova: Then

26 of 51

    Hey wait, Anna Kournikova used to play tennis?

13. Anna Kournikova: Now

27 of 51

    This is the Anna we're all used to.

12. Candace Parker: Baller

28 of 51

    Candace Parker, tom-boy baller.

12. Candace Parker: Player

29 of 51

    Is that Candace Parker, or Toni Braxton?

11. Clair Bidex: With Snowboard

30 of 51

    We simply must pay more attention to snowboarding at the next Olympics.

11. Clair Bidex: With Dress

31 of 51

    Ah, lovely.

10. Kim Yu Na: Skating

32 of 51

    Lovely on skates.

10. Kim Yu Na: Posing

33 of 51

    Lovely holding skates.

9. Lisa Leslie: In the Lane

34 of 51

    She's about to dunk you up.

9. Lisa Leslie: On the Carpet

35 of 51

    Wow.

8. Lokelani McMichael: Biker

36 of 51

    Notice how her sweat has a nice, even, sexy gloss.

8. Lokelani McMichael: Looker

37 of 51

    Lovely. See, all she had to do is get rid of the sweat and she's cleaned up!

7. Maria Sharapova: Tennis Star

38 of 51

    Classic.

7. Maria Sharapova: International Celebrity

39 of 51

    Classic beauty.

6. Nastia Liukin: In China

40 of 51

    Badass.

6. Nastia Liukin: Back Home

41 of 51

    Nastia as she wants to be.

5. Tanith Belbin: Ice Dancer

42 of 51

    Tanith Belbin and her Olympic ice-dancing partner Benjamin Agosto never won gold, settling for silver in 2006.

5. Tanith Belbin: Catwalker

43 of 51

    Tanith Belbin, golden from head to toe.

4. Lauren Jackson: On the Court

44 of 51

    Girl, how tall you is?

4. Lauren Jackson: Off the Court

45 of 51

    Pretty tall.

3. Lindsey Vonn: Skier

46 of 51

    That snow will melt very quickly.

3. Lindsey Vonn: ESPY Nominee

47 of 51

    That red carpet will shoot up in flames very quickly.

2. Amanda Beard: Dirty

48 of 51

    OK, so former Olympic swimmer Amanda Beard is already pretty clean in this picture.

2. Amanda Beard: Clean

49 of 51

    But I think we can all agree that she "cleans up" well in this picture.

1. Anastasia Ashley: Before

50 of 51

    Um...surfer, right?

1. Anastasia Ashley: After

51 of 51

    Yeah, she knows it. Must be tough to be No. 1.

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices