Sexiest Women of Russia 2016

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The Russian edition of Maxim magazine has named pop singer Vera Brezhneva the sexiest woman in Russia, according to a press release sent to Gazeta.ru. This is the fourth time that Brezhneva has been awarded the title after topping the list of Russia’s hottest women in 2007, 2012 and 2015. Actress Natalya Rudova was the magazine’s second choice while model Irina Shayk, named Russia’s Sexiest Woman in 2013, placed third. Actress Anna Khilkevich and singer Anna Sedokova ranked fourth and fifth, followed by singers Elena Temnikova and Natalya Ionova, actress Maria Gorban and singers Olga Seryabkina and Tatiana Kotova. The list was determined by reader and expert votes.