Maria Verchenova: The Maria Sharapova of Golf

May 16, 2009 at 11:03 am by Terez in Ladies PGA, Maria Verchenova

Terez, Im a big fan..I've been waiting for you to get on top of me....

Terez, Im a big fan..I've been waiting for you to get on top of me....

Maria Verchenova, a young female golfer from Moscow, is getting some recognition on the Internet —- but not due to her swing. The Chicago Sun-Times has billed her the “new (pretty) face of women’s golf”  and a website dedicated to Verchenova has dubbed her the “next big sex symbol in sports.” In an interview with GolfPunk International magazine and Golf360, the 23-year-old, who just became the first Russian to become a full-time member of the Ladies European Tour, opened up about her life, skills and how she is the Maria Sharapova of golf.

Its great to have another hot female athlete to cover..-TO