As we await the 2009 SI Swimsuit Issue, I’ve now confirmed at least two athletes who will be appearing in the issue: Russian tennis players 21-year-old Maria Kirilenko and and 20-year-old Tatiana Golovin.
(Tatiana Golovin and Maria Kirilenko)
Both are credible players, with the oft-injured Golovin ranked as high as #12 this year, and Kirilenko #18. But neither has even sniffed a Grand Slam title. (Not that it matters of course.)
(Kirilenko and Golovin)
Some advice for the girls for their SI shoots:
More photos of the two lovelies after the jump. Read more…