With Rio Olympics got underway with all its glory and controversies, we decided to put together a list of some of the hottest female athletes taking center stage in Rio. During the Olympics you will see some new stars born and some already established athletes making history. (


Federica Pellegrini (Swimming)
Swimmer Federica Pellegrini representing Italy in this year’s Olympics is one of the hottest women athlete in all sports and she pretty good at what she does. Having won the Gold Medal in 2008 Beijing olympics she will be hunting for more in Rio


Ellen Hoog (Field Hockey)
One of the most successful Dutch women hockey player who has been part of Dutch hockey for quite some time and returns to Olympics in 2016 yet again to captain the side


Michelle Jenneke (hurdler)
Australian Michelle Jenneke made a few headlines during last Olympics with her warm up regime. She will be competing in this year’s olympics as well. Keep and eye on her famous warm up routine


Zsuzsanna Jakabos (Swimming)
Has been on the women swimming scene for quite some time and returns in Rio 2016. Zsuzsanna has represented Hungary in 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics


Shelina Zadorsky
(Women Football)
Shelina plays at the hear of Canadian women football team defense and she will be leading the Canada women team in 2016 Summer Olympics


Amber Hill (Shooting)
At the tender age of just 18, Amber Hill has already won three golds in major international tournaments in shooting. She will be representing Team GB in 2016 Olympics


Jaque Carvalho (Women Volleyball)
Brazil women volleyball team will be hunting for gold this year’s Olympics and they have a very talented player in Jaque Carvalho who stands at 6’1” and also rated as one of the hottest stars in this year’s Olympics


Francesca Piccinini (Volleyball)
Longest serving Italian women volleyball player, Francesca Piccinini will be leading Italian volleyball team in Summer Olympics. This will be her fifth appearance in Olympics


Natasha Hastings (Sprinter)
Natasha Hastings will be representing USA in Women’s 400m and Women’s 4x400m relay


Aly Raisman (Gymnastics)
She will captain the US women Gymnastics side at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Aly Raisman already has a very decorated career in the sport who also appeared on TV shows like dancing with the stars


Darya Klishina (Long Jump)
Klishina will be representing her native Russia in Women’s long jump in this year’s Olympics