Manchester United star Bastian Schweinsteiger’s Serbian girlfriend Ana Ivanovic beat Russian beauty Maria Sharapova to emerge the ‘hottest female tennis star’ on the WTA circuit this year, according to a survey by an international dating website. According to poll conducted by the Victoria Milan, 24 per cent of the men voted for World No 16 Ivanovic as the most attractive woman in the sport. World No 4 Sharapova finished a close second with 21 per cent of the votes while 21-year-old Canadian Eugenie Bouchard finished third with 19 per cent votes.
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Victoria Milan founder Sigurd Vedal said the women are a perfect combination of talent and skill. “These women are at the top of their game – both winning tennis matches and winning the hearts and minds of their male fans. It’s easy to see why talent, looks and skill, and a highly competitive edge is a very sexy combination,” said Vedal.