Israeli supermodel Bar Rafaeli has been crowned the world’s hottest woman by men’s magazine Maxim in their 2012 Hot 100 list.
Israeli supermodel Bar Rafaeli has been crowned the world's hottest woman by men's magazine Maxim in their 2012 Hot 100 list.
The 26-year-old, who ranked 19th in 2010, was closely followed by 'Magic Mike' star Olivia Munn, who came in second place for the second year in a row.
The top five was completed by 'Friends With Benefits' actress Mila Kunis in third position, singer Katy Perry in fourth position and Olivia Wilde in fifth position. While Kate Middleton's little sister Pippa Middleton debuted at eighty first position.
"So Happy and honoured to be #1 on Maximhot100! Thank you @maximmag! This is very exciting" Bar Rafaeli announced via Twitter.
"I am shocked that among all these beautiful ladies, I am No. 1. thank you so much for voting for me! I'm truly honoured. This is a title I will never forget," Contactmusic quoted her as telling the magazine, which hits American newsstands on May 29.
This is the first time that the magazine has allowed the readers to help decide who is on the rundown.
Click on to see the top 20 in the list: