Paris: She may have been defeated by Serena Williams at the French Open on Sunday, but Ashley Harkleroad claimed a more glamorous coup over her American rival - by appearing on the pages of Playboy magazine. The year-old Harkleroad found herself kicking her heels earlier this year when she was recovering from surgery to remove a cyst from her ovaries. While others would choose to convalesce on a relaxing vacation or just lounge in front of the television, Harkleroad chose to accept the offer of posing nude for the world's most famous glamour magazine. Click here for more tennis news.. I'm proud of my body.
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Harkleroad poses nude for Playboy
When somebody mentions any female athletes, it is only normal that you would imagine them as having a muscular and not so femini When somebody mentions any female athletes, it is only normal that you would imagine them as having a muscular and not so feminine physique, but there are some female athletes who will leave you gasping for breathing with their hot photoshoots that have little or no clothes at all. These female athletes perform brilliantly in their respective sports as well as are able to maintain a figure to die for. From Ashley Harkleroad to Serena Williams you have never seen these beautiful sportswomen in their scorching avatar. Here are 20 Female Athletes who shed their clothes for magazines. Caroline Wozniacki is a Danish professional tennis player.
Ashley Harkleroad: Nude Playboy Photos
The blonde year-old, who has endured a mediocre career on the women's tour and sits at 61 in the world, revealed she had agreed to the photoshoot while she lay in a hospital bed recovering from surgery to remove a cyst on her ovaries. Gallery: Jayde Nicole, Playmate of Harkleroad, who lost her first round French Open match to Serena Williams, believes she is the first tennis player to pose for the magazine and follows American swimmer Amanda Beard in baring all for the cameras.
By the time Ashley Harkleroad finally made it on to court No 2 at eight o'clock yesterday evening, there was but a sprinkling of spectators dotted around the grandstand. It seemed that watching Playboy's August Playmate of the Month in tennis action is similar in this respect to looking at pictures of her in the magazine: it is clearly something you do on your own. Harkleroad may be the world No 61, but she is to record a news-stand first in a few weeks time - she will become the only tennis player ever to appear naked in the venerable glamour publication. It might have been thought, given that imminent exposure, that Harkleroad's Humps would temporarily take over from Henman Hill as the most popular topographical feature of this Wimbledon fortnight. But such are the vagaries of the first day timetable that by the time she was warming up, most of the crowds were heading off to the bus stops for the tortuous journey home.