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Missy Franklin
Missy Franklin of the U.S. waves after winning the women's 100m backstroke final at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics CentreReuters
Liu Zige
China's Liu Zige swims in the women's 200m butterfly heats during the London 2012 Olympic GamesReuters
Allison Schmitt
Allison Schmitt of the U.S. gestures after setting an Olympic record to win the women's 200m freestyle final during the London 2012 Olympic GamesReuters
Federica Pellegrini
Italy's Federica Pellegrini prepares before swimming to win her the women's 200m freestyle semi-final at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics CentreReuters
Alicia Coutts
Australia's Alicia Coutts prepares to swim in the women's 100m butterfly semi-final at the London 2012 Olympic Games.Reuters
Ruta Meilutyte
Lithuania's Ruta Meilutyte celebrates after winning the women's 100m breaststroke final at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics CentreReuters
Ye Shiwen
Ye Shiwen: This 16-year-old from China surprised many at the London Olympics 2012 by setting records besides beating the big names in the swimming world. She broke the world record held by Stephanie Rice in the women's 400m Individual Medley by clocking 4:28.43. She also created Olympic record in 200 metres individual medley event.Reuters
Coralie Balmy
France's Coralie Balmy waves after placing first in heat 4 of the women's 400m freestyle event during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics CentreReuters
Bronte Barratt
Australia's Bronte Barratt waves after she took first place in her women's 200m freestyle semi-final at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics CentreReuters
Caitlin McClatchey
Britain's Caitlin McClatchey looks up after her women's 200m freestyle heat at the London 2012 Olympic GamesReuters
Stephanie Rice
Australia's Stephanie Rice smiles after finishing in third place in heat 5 of the women's 200m individual medley event at the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre.Reuters

No catwalk and no high heels as they entered the swimming pool but many might have mistaken the beautiful female swimmers at the London Olympics 2012 for models. Their swagger, figure, fashion sense and looks grabbed the attention of the spectators.

Many glamorous and beautiful swimmers from across the world were seen in action at the London Olympics 2012. Some won medals, some didn't, but they surely made their presence felt.

Here are some beautiful swimmers with talent:

Missy Franklin: She is an American swimmer, a two-time Olympic gold medalist. She has won three medals in the ongoing London Olympics - gold in 100-meter backstroke, gold in 4x200-meter freestyle relay and bronze in 4x100-meter freestyle relay.

Zsuzsanna Jakabos: Hungarian swimmer Zsuzsanna Jakabos has represented her country thrice so far - in 2004, 2008 and London Olympics 2012. Besides being a good swimmer, she is a beauty with great body.

Liu Zige: She is a swimmer from China. She won gold in women's 200 m butterfly at the Beijing Olympics 2008, breaking Jessicah Schipper's world record.

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Allison Schmitt: American swimmer Allison Schmitt won gold in women's 200m freestyle, setting an Olympic record. She is one of the most charming girls in the London 2012 Olympics.

Federica Pellegrini: She is an Italian swimmer, the first female from the country to win gold medal in Olympics. She holds world record in the women's 200 m freestyle and 400 m freestyle.

Alicia Coutts: Australia's Alicia Coutts has a gorgeous smile. She won bronze in the 100m butterfly and is part of the 4x100m freestyle relay team that a new Olympic Record at the London Olympics.

Ruta Meilutyte: She is a Lithuanian swimmer. She won the gold medal in the women's 100 metre breaststroke at the London Olympics 2012.

Ye Shiwen: Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen stole the limelight at the London Olympics 2012 by setting world record in 400 metres individual medley. She also won gold medal in women's 200m individual medley.

Coralie Balmy: She is a freestyle swimmer from France. She set world record for the 200 m Free (SC) at the French National Championships. She is participating in London Olympics 2012.

Bronte Barratt: Australian swimmer Bronte Barratt was part of the Women's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay team that won gold at the Beijing Olympics. She won a bronze medal in the 200m freestyle at the 2012 London Olympics.

Caitlin Mcclatchey: She is a Scottish swimmer and has won two gold medals at the 2006 Commonwealth Games. She presented Britain in the London Olympics 2012.

Stephanie Rice: Australia's swimmer Stephanie Rice was in the news at the Beijing Olympics 2008 not only for performance but also for her looks. She won three gold medals at the Beijing Olympics.  

PHOTOS OF BEAUTIFUL FEMALE SWIMMERS AT LONDON OLYMPICS 2012