Originally written on Busted Coverage  |  Last updated 7/26/12

With beach volleyball set to kick off in London this Saturday, we thought we’d take the opportunity to introduce you to the five sexiest babes participating. We aren’t gonna rehash on Misty May-Treanor or Kerri Walsh. These girls are pretty under the radar here in the States, and some might come out as the darlings of London 2012.

Can they win a third consecutive gold? Sure, but they aren’t winning a bikini competition.

2012 London Olympics Beach Volleyball Odds (via TheSpread.com)

Larissa Franca / Juliana Felisberta Silva 5/2

Xi Zhang / Chen Xue 7/2

Misty May Treanor / Kerri Walsh 7/2

April Ross / Jennifer Kessy 8/1

Talita Antunes / Maria Antonelli 10/1

Greta Cicolari / Marta Menegatti 16/1

Marleen Van Iersel / Sanne Keizer 16/1

Sara Goller / Laura Ludwig 20/1

Angie Akers / Nicole Branagh 25/1

Katrin Holtwick / Ilka Semmler 33/1

Maria Clara Salgado / Carolina Salgado 40/1

Doris Schwaiger / Stefanie Schwaiger 40/1

Vivian Cunha / Taiana Lima 40/1

Angela Vieira / Liliane Maestrini 40/1

Sara Montagnolli / Barbara Hansel 40/1

Kristyna Kolocova / Marketa Slukova 40/1

Liliana Fernandez Steiner / Elsa Baquerizo 40/1

Tamsin Hinchley / Natalie Cook 50/1

Simone Kuhn / Nadine Zumkehr 50/1

Marta Menegatti

(right)

Country: Italy | Age: 21

Height: 5’11″ | Weight: 154 lbs.

jQuery(function($){$("a img.gallery-wall-fade").hover(function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:.5},{queue:false,duration:400});},function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:1},{queue:false,duration:400});});});

Zara Dampney

(right)

Country: United Kingdom | Age: 26

Height: 5’10″ | Weight: 143 lbs.

jQuery(function($){$("a img.gallery-wall-fade").hover(function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:.5},{queue:false,duration:400});},function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:1},{queue:false,duration:400});});});

Ilka Semmler

(right)

Country: Germany | Age: 26

Height: 6’0″ | Weight: 154 lbs.

jQuery(function($){$("a img.gallery-wall-fade").hover(function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:.5},{queue:false,duration:400});},function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:1},{queue:false,duration:400});});});

Anastasia Vasina

(left)

Country: Russia | Age: 24

Height: 6’2″ | Weight: 134

jQuery(function($){$("a img.gallery-wall-fade").hover(function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:.5},{queue:false,duration:400});},function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:1},{queue:false,duration:400});});});

Ekaterina Khomyakova

Country: Russia | Age: 24

Height: 5’11″ | Weight: 137 lbs.

jQuery(function($){$("a img.gallery-wall-fade").hover(function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:.5},{queue:false,duration:400});},function(){$(this).stop().animate({opacity:1},{queue:false,duration:400});});});


Filed under: Featured Strip, Girls, Olympics

GET THE YARDBARKER APP:
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Mark Sanchez says it ‘crazy’ to call Chip Kelly racist

Malcolm Butler daring Brady to throw his way in practice

Geno Smith confident worst is behind him and the Jets

Ronda Rousey knocks out Bethe Correia in 34 seconds

Von Miller earns dismissal from NFL’s drug program

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Ian Kennedy watches birth of daughter on FaceTime before start

Matt Williams wants Bryce Harper to stop getting ejected

Five most underrated players in the NFL

Larry Lucchino stepping down as Red Sox CEO

Las Vegas Mob Museum to open FIFA corruption exhibit

Does NFL have a motive to settle with Tom Brady?

The Kardashian sisters still call Caitlyn Jenner 'Bruce'

Tennessee fan recreates Neyland Stadium in backyard

Lolo Jones: I could last at least a minute against Rousey

Bears have very strict rules for media during training camp

Jamaal Charles: I feel like I'm the LeBron James of football

Ronda Rousey: I'll fight Cyborg if she stops taking steroids

Danny Garcia beats Paulie Malignaggi, remains undefeated

Bobby Wagner, Seahawks agree to contract extension

Blount won't talk about reported failed conditioning test

Greg Hardy helps pay Cowboys fans to fly anti-Eagles banner

Report: 7-foot Aussie center to join Kentucky's 2015 class

Jack Del Rio: Crabtree ‘stood out’ at first Raiders camp practice

All Sports News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Sanchez: It's 'crazy' to call Chip racist

Ronda Rousey calls out Cyborg

Five most underrated players in the NFL

Five potential NFL salary cap casualties this preseason

Winners and losers of the 2015 MLB trade deadline

Pirates do Pirates at deadline: Neat little moves

Mets acquire Cespedes from Tigers

Ranking the NFL’s 32 head coaches

Five worst baseball trades since 2000

Examining the state of the NFL

Puig: Broke out of slump by playing baseball video games

Braves dump risk, exchange it for risk

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker