Thrust into the national consciousness at the 1932 Olympic Games, Didrikson took both the 80 meter hurdles and javelin titles, finishing second in the high jump event as well. Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva is a two-time Olympic gold medalist 2004 and 2008 , a five-time world champion, and the current world record holder in pole vaulting. In an Instagram post on June 19, 2016, Azalea cites trust issues for the pair's breakup, after a video taken by Young's Lakers teammate D'Angelo Russell turned up online in March and appeared to show Young bragging about being with other women. Sheen also dated Teri Starr, who starred in the film College Girls Taking Oral Exams. Because of the ubiquity of cameras and videos, the rapidity with which our society consumes gossip and information, and the increasing confluence of sports and celebrity, we see athletes meeting up with actors and musicians and models and others of fame. She is already the most successful ski racer in American history with 67 World Cup racing victories.
Kate Upton and Justin Verlander. Although some attribute her wins to the relatively diluted talent during a majority of her tenure at the top. The following year, in 1998, the two had a son named Elliot. Paulina Gretsky and fiancé Dustin Johnson welcomed their first baby into the world, a son named Tatum, making legendary hockey great Wayne Gretzky a grandfather. I mean, Kim Kardashian did date both Reggie Bush and Kris Humphries - well, she even married Humphries! Not only is she a living breathing mermaid, the now retired Rice is a successful entrepreneur and is actively involved in numerous charities. But American speedskater Bonnie Blair is worth mentioning here because she is one of the best speedskaters of all time, as well as one of the most decorated Olympic athletes of all time. And she did it — Mary Lou to win the gold and make Olympic history.
. Simpson and Johnson began dating in May 2010, though word did not get out until early July. Rypien was last rumored to be dating professional baseball player Taijuan Walker, but judging by her Instagram, this female footballer is fair game. Iglesias, 39, is a world-spanning popular singer who recently put out a new album and went on tour. This blond from Illinois has racked up quite the modeling resume on the side and is proudly signed on with Cobra-Puma as her primary sponsor. They are active on social media together, make public appearances, and Upton has been spotted often cheering on her beau in Detroit. Last year, Maria landed fourth on this list.
Lindsey Vonn skis down the slopes. A prominent advocate for gay and women's rights, King has also been named Time magazine's Person of the Year and received the Presidential Medal of Freedom. She won 18 singles Grand Slam titles and holds the record for major women's doubles titles at 31. She won 18 Grand Slam singles championships and three doubles titles, earning the year-end ranking of No. They have two children together, Benjamin and Vivian Lake. As of July 2016, she maintains that top spot at the age of 34. Jessie James and Eric Decker Photo Credit: Getty Images Country-singer Jessie James and New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker married in June 2013, and within three months, announced they were expecting.
Evert's career winning percentage in singles matches is 89. They have two kids: Rivers and Hawkins. Navratilova is one of only three players, male or female, to have ever completed a Career Boxed Set. A Russian professional tennis player, Sharapova is ranked first by the Women's Tennis Association. At least not from the side of the actress.
Jake Zyrus Born Charice Pempengco, the Filipino singer became popular in 2007 on YouTube and appeared in a few episodes of Glee. So to show my appreciation I have painstakingly done my research and complied this list of 15 sexy somehow single female athletes who turn heads for reasons other than just their athletic abilities. These on again and off again lovers recently welcomed a daughter to the world in December by the name of Kaya Evdokia Klitschko. As one of the most popular female athletes, Maria Sharapova has a strong fan following. She is also known for performing surgeries for Isis King and Janet Mock.
Abbott was studying art in Paris, the host of the 1900 Games. Du Toit went on to compete in — — several Paralympic Games over the next few years. The couple has been for a while, although you may not have realized it because they keep their relationship relatively quiet. He proposed that November with a three-stone, Neil Lane engagement ring with a central ruby flanked by two diamonds. That means, she has won all four Grand Slam titles in singles, doubles and mixed doubles.
This summer Franklin will compete in seven events four individual and three relay. Evert still holds a number of impressive world records, as well. So basically, this woman is awesome at whatever she sets her mind to. This year, however, women are playing a bigger part than ever before: there are actually more American women than men competing in Rio, and in the history of the Olympics. In 2016, those 22 Grand Slam titles ties her with Steffi Graff for second place for most Grand Slam titles.