Ashley Harkleroad lost in the first round of the French Open, but who cares. The 23-year-old Georgia peach will become the first tennis player — Anna Kournikova, you had your chance — to pose for Playboy. She’s in the August issue. Harkleroad said she was inspired by swimmer Amanda Beard’s photos in the men’s magazine.

I’m proud of my body. I was representing a female athlete’s body.