Throughout the years, women’s tennis has featured a number of hotties who’ve gained immense popularity on and off the court. Former World No. one′s Maria Sharapova, Ana Ivanovic, and Martina Hingis (just to name a few), have proven that elegant beauty and thrilling tennis can go hand in hand. And then there’s the case of Anna Kournikova who fascinate the world with her alluring looks but failed to win a single tournament throughout her entire career.
Here, we listed 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. Will these hotties prove to be serious tennis contenders or will they remain mere pretty faces?
The 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis:
10. Sloane Stephens | United States
The USA’s Sloane Stephens is at No. 10 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. Currently ranked World No. 31, Stephens has yet to make a WTA Tour singles final, but has reached four semifinals, most notably at the 2013 Australian Open, in which she defeated Serena Williams en route.
9. Jovana Jaksic | Serbia
The Serbian tennis player Jovana Jaksic is at No. 9 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. She has won 14 singles titles on the ITF tour in her career. On 12 May 2014, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 102. On 29 September 2014, she peaked at world number 568 in the doubles rankings.
8. Garbine Muguruza | Spain
The dimpled Spaniard Garbiñe Muguruza is certainly a face to watch on the WTA tour. She is at No. 8 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. She currently ranked World No. 28 in singles and World No. 32 in doubles by the Women’s Tennis Association. Highlights of Muguruza’s career thus far include winning the 2014 Moorilla Hobart International and a quarterfinal appearance at the 2014 French Open, where she defeated World No. 1 Serena Williams en route before losing to the eventual champion, Maria Sharapova in three sets. Muguruza has also enjoyed success in doubles, winning two WTA doubles title and reaching one grand slam semi-final at the 2014 French Open.
7. Monica Puig | Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico’s Monica Puig has won one singles title on the WTA tour and six singles titles on the ITF circuit in her career. On May 26, 2014, she reached her best singles ranking of world number 41. She is at No. 7 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. She is just 20, and hopefully her best tennis is yet to come.
6. Elina Svitolina | Ukraine
Ukrainian number one, Elina Svitolina is at number 34 in the world as of September 2014. She has been creating a lot of buzz lately as she had a superb 2013 and 2014. Already, she has one WTA title to her name, the 2013 Baktu Cup. She is at No. 6 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis.
5. Laura Robson | United Kingdom
The British Laura Robson is at No. 5 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. She has yet to win a WTA singles title, but her performance has been good enough for her to be ranked Britain’s #5 women’s player. She has appeared at least once in the main draw of every Grand Slam tournament.
Robson has appeared at least once in the main draw of every Grand Slam tournament. She is the first British woman since Samantha Smith at Wimbledon in 1998 to reach the fourth round of a major tournament, having done so at the 2012 US Open and the 2013 Wimbledon Championships.
4. Petra Uberalova | Slovak Republic
Slovak Republic’s Petra Uberalova is at No. 4 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. Aside being low ranked, she’s certainly attracting huge attention because of her stunning beauty. She’s probubly known for her attractive movie-star looks and her male admirers who aggressively pursue her. Petra is still only just 19, and we hope her best tennis is yet to come.
3. Amandine Hesse | France
French tennis player Amandine Hesse is at No. 3 on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. She has a lot to live up to given that her nation has produced several Grand Slam champions, like Mary Pierce, being known for their beauty as well their great tennis. But the 21-year-old native of Montauban seems to be doing just fine for now. She has won three singles and two doubles titles on the ITF tour in her career.
2. Ani Vangelova | Bulgaria
Bulgaria’s Ani Vangelova is at second position on our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. She looks more like a model than a tennis player, and truth be told, she might have to consider modeling instead of playing tennis if her results don’t pick up soon. So far, in 2014, she’s lost the opening matches of all three ITF tournaments she’s entered. In fact, she didn’t even win a single set in those matches. But Ani is still only just 20, and hopefully, her best tennis is yet to come.
1. Eugenie Bouchard | Canada
Canada’s Eugenie Bouchard top our list of 10 Hottest Newcomers in Women’s Tennis. Genie certainly made heads turn at the 2014 Australian Open where she made a surprising run to the semifinals before losing to eventual tournament champion Li Na. An then, at the 2014 Wimbledon Championships, she became the first Canadian to reach the finals of a Grand Slam in singles. She also reached the semifinal of the 2014 French Open. As a result, from starting the year ranked 32nd, Genie jumped in rank to a career-high #6. Aside from being a strong brand of tennis, Genie also won a considerable number of male fans because of her attractive looks. You may also like to watch Genie Bouchard’s bio, sizzling photos and wallpapers.