ESPN portraits of naked athletes show the majesty of the human body 2017

The sports magazine ESPN now has a sort of yearly tradition of taking photos of world-class athletes naked.

It’s known as the ‘body issue’ and it’s now in its ninth year.

It’s supposed to celebrate high performance in all shapes and sizes, and it does, but also – naked photos of top athletes really shift magazines.

The 2017 body issue features…

Caroline Wozniacki:

Ezekiel Elliott:

 

Isiah Thomas:

 

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