Originally posted on Beer Mug Sports  |  Last updated 2/25/12

Zimbio.com -"Ashley Harkleroad (born May 2, 1985), is an American tennis player. Born in Rossville, Georgia, Harkleroad reached a career-high ranking of No. 39 on June 9, 2003. Her career prize money to date is $1,009,244. Harkleroad was the first WTA tennis player to pose naked for the American men's magazine Playboy."

Here’s a sneak peek photo that was featured in Playboy magazine's August 2008 issue. Link for nude version below.

"It was fun. I stay in shape and try to stay fit, so like I said, I'm just trying to represent a female athlete and her body.

"It was hard work, but, you know, it was just a completely different experience"

If you're 18+ and want to see the nude version (plus the rest of her playboy photos) click here.

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