Indian sports have seen a shift in power over the years. Back in the heydays, it was men who always took the forefront but this time around, it’s not been the same.
Indian sports have seen a shift in power over the years. Back in the heydays, it was men who always took the forefront but this time around, it’s not been the same. Women in sports, whose performances have given a new life to games in India, have taken over young men’s Facebook pages, desktop wallpapers and what not’s!
These women are not only skilled in their particular sport but have also added some glitz, glamour and ‘oomph’. Besides being outstanding athletes who are capable on taking the best in the world, they are also breathtaking beauties who can easily match the hotties in Bollywood.
As Anne Roiphe quotes, “A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears.” Take a look at these 10 Indian women in sports that can give a shot at Bollywood!
Jwala Gutta (Badminton)
2010 Commonwealth Games gold medallist, Jwala Gutta has been a ‘hottie’ on and off the court! Be it her aggressive play or controversial comments, Gutta has got the ‘x factor’ of being one of the sexiest bachelorette sport star in India. Her pairing with co-shuttler Ashwini Ponnappa has won enough plaudits including a bronze in the 2011 London World Championships. Gutta is also a recipient of the prestigious Arjuna Award and besides the awards and glories, the former has also acted on-screen. Beware actresses!