Sports stars tend to be famous not only for their exploits on the field but for the bevy of beautiful women that always seem to by their side!

As the shutterbugs flash to get in on the action, their supporting halves are rarely missed in the frame.

From Jessica Michibata, who accompanies beau, Formula 1 driver Jenson Button, to tennis star Novak Djokovic's girlfriend Jelena Ristic...

Check out some of the hottest wives and girlfriends of some of the most successful sportsmen in the world...

Irina Shayk, a Russian born model, has been dating footballer Cristiano Ronaldo since May 2010. She started her modeling career in Paris at the age of 19. She was chosen as the Best International Model of 2010 by Glamour Spain. Irina was ranked number 1 in the “50 Hottest Russian Women” list by Complex magazine and was 10 in the “Top 20 Sexiest Models” list on Shayk
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Jessica Michibata is a Japanese model who started dating British Formula 1 driver Jenson Button in January 2009. The couple called it quits in May 2010 before getting back together in August that same year. She is seen cheering and accompanying Button during the races.Reuters
Novak Djokovic has been dating Ristic since the end of the 2006. In 2008 in Shanghai, Djokovic reportedly referred to Ristic as "Miss Universe". "She's a Miss Universe of 2006," Djokovic told the press during the Tennis Masters Cup. The statement led to rumors that Djokovic was indeed dating a "Miss Universe" a title that Ristic never held. However, Djokovic later clarified the statement. She is seen cheering the player from the stands...Facebook