There’s no doubting the fact that women all across the world have blazed trails as athletes and are excellent examples to follow. We applaud these athletes for being the best in their field, but we can’t help but be struck by how stunning they are. These women would have been just as successful as models if they hadn’t chosen to pursue careers in sports. Scroll down to learn more about these legendary heavy hitters.
Laila Ali, the daughter of the great Muhammad Ali, is a former professional boxer who went unbeaten in her career from 1999 until 2007. Following her retirement from boxing, Laila married and appeared on several television shows, including George Lopez and Dancing With the Stars.
But again, are you shocked by this? She not only exudes an indisputable air of authority but also radiates natural beauty. The superwoman has been featured in many publications, from Sports Illustrated to People to Vogue to Cosmopolitan.