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Federica Pellegrini

Italian swimmer Federica Pellegrini poses as she arrives at the Giorgio Armani women's Spring-Summer 2012 fashion collection in Milan, Italy, Monday, Sept. 26, 2011. (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu)

Hottest female athletes of 2012

The London Olympics was a venue where some of the best-looking male and female athletes  combined sporting spirit and skill with beauty.