Irina Shayk: 10 Things You Need to Know About Cristiano Ronaldo's WAG

Vijay MuraliAnalyst IJanuary 19, 2012

Irina Shayk: 10 Things You Need to Know About Cristiano Ronaldo's WAG

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    Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most popular players in the world, and though he has had his controversial moments, not many will deny the fact that he has one of the best looking WAGs in the world in Irina Shayk.

    His girlfriend hails from Russia and has featured in many photoshoots all around the world. She is one of the most recognized models and is excelling at her own profession.

    Ronaldo and Shayk are both busy, but they have both been seen together and do seem to be a good couple. Shayk has featured on the cover of several popular magazines and the 25-year-old beauty's popularity continues to rise.

    This article is on 10 facts regarding Ronaldo's glamorous girlfriend Irina Shaykhlislamova, which is her actual name.

Irina Shayk Was Crowned Miss Chelyabinsk in 2004

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    Irina Shayk is recognized today as one of the most beautiful women in the world, but back when she was a teenager, it seems that even she was not aware of her beauty. She started studying marketing, but she found it boring and it was only by chance that she had the opportunity to be enrolled to a beauty school.

    She was then proposed to enter the beauty contest when she was a teenager, and it was a surprise for her that she won the contest to become Miss Chelyabinsk.

Irina Will Not Pose for Playboy!

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    Irina Shayk who is known for her glamorous looks has boldly declared that she will never pose for the Playboy magazine, even if it were to offer plenty of money. However according to the Daily Mail,she has made several sexy photoshoots in some of her past photoshoots but does not want to pose for Playboy.

    She said: "I would never do Playboy. Yes, I am a lingerie model, but I have class. Playboy offered me so much money last year. I was like: 'No Way.' "



Her First Big Break as a Model Was with Intimissimi

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    Irina Shayk was spotted by one of the scouts at the previously mentioned beauty contests, and she became a model and started working in various destinations in the world. Her major break came when she replaced Brazilian model Ana Beatriz Barros as the main model for lingerie maker Intimissimi.

    From there on, she has gone on to make several appearances on the cover of famous magazines, and she is also currently the official model of Intimissimi.

Irina Shayk Was Named as the Hottest Russian Woman by Complex Magazine

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    Irina Shayk is considered to be one of the hottest women in the world, and it is not a big surprise to see her name in many of the rankings. However, in a country which has some of the most ravishing beauties in the world, Shayk was named as the hottest woman, and it has to be said that she does deserve that.

    It is difficult to find woman hotter than her throughout the world, let alone Russia. Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best players in the world, he and Shayk do make a good couple with both of them very successful in their professions.

Irina Shayk Never Diets and Yet Has the Perfect Body

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    Irina Shayk has one of the best structures for a model and yet, what is astonishing is that she never diets. She works out more so that she can maintain her sexiness but does not diet. She is very dedicated to her profession but also cares about her happiness, and that is what she discusses in this quote.

    “I do work out five times a week, but I’m never dieting,” she said. “I try to be healthy because to be happy and healthy on the inside shows on the outside.”

Irina's Mother Wanted Her to Study Music but Also Helped Her Become a Model

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    Irina Shayk was born in a small town in Russia as the second daughter in the family. She has an elder sister Tatiana and her mother has been pivotal in her successful career. Being a musician herself, she wanted Irina to study music so she studied for seven years in a music school.

    Her father died when she was young and it was her mother who worked hard to support her daughters. It was her mother who also enrolled her into a beauty school after seeing an advertisement, and this was the turning point in her career.

Irina Shayk Owns a Labrador Dog Named After Julius Caesar

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    Irina Shayk owns a Labrador by the name of Caesare, influenced by the great Julius Caesar. The 25-year-old Russian model is one of the most beautiful women in the world, and though many would like to approach her, beware of her trusted Labrador.

    She also claims that the dog is fathered by one of the dogs who played the main role in the movie Marley and Me.

Irina Shayk Is Also Present in Kanye West's "Power

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    Irina Shayk is one of the most famous lingerie models, and she has also made an appearance in Kanye West's "Power." The model does not move a lot in this video, but she looks beautiful and it is yet another appearance which raises her profile as a fashion model.

    She is the main woman in the video and shows her stunning legs and body, which are certain to impress us.

Irina Shayk Will Not Tolerate Nonsense Regarding Her Photos

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    Irina Shayk has been quite a high profile model for some time now and has had to put up with some nonsense for sure. However, she did not take kindly when she apparently found that one of the magazines had used Photoshop effects to show her posing nude.

    She was apparently wearing her underwear throughout the duration of the shoot and was shocked to find the photos in the magazine. According to the Daily Mail, she could consider a lawsuit against the necessary persons.

She Is Also Very Involved in Charity Activities

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    She is not only rich and beautiful but also has the presence of mind to use the wealth for good purposes as well, such as helping out less fortunate people. She has already been involved in many charity activities, and her dynamic personality has only been enhanced due to these actions.

    She helps a maternity hospital in her hometown and is also the official ambassador for Pomogi, a charity in Russia which helps sick children.