We check out the lads mag's favourite celeb beauties...

FHM has revealed its latest list of the Top 10 Sexiest Women
in the World. The annual chart features a whole range of famous
beauties, with a mixture of regulars and hot new faces cropping up.

We’ve been taking a look at the ladies who’ve topped the prestigious list.

highest new entry into the chart is Freida Pinto, 24, star of the
Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire. With her stunning good looks,
it’s no wonder the Indian actress has surged straight into the Top 10.

Next up is Anna Friel. The British star has returned to FHM‘s Sexiest chart after experiencing success in the US.

at number 8 is Smallville actress Kristen Kreuk. Making a shock entry
to the list, the Canadian babe clearly has a lot of fans.

Fellow TV starlet Elisha Cuthbert follows at 7. Elisha made a surprise arrival in the Top 10 last year and continues to impress her admirers despite sliding down the chart three places.

supermodel Adriana Lima, a devout Christian who was a virgin until she
married basketball player Marko Jari aged 27, comes in at number 6.

Glamour model Keeley Hazell is ranked at number 5. She’s been in the top 5 for three years in a row.

fourth hottest lady is Britney Spears. Despite her ups and downs,
Brit’s headed back up the chart thanks to a sizzling makeover.

2007’s Sexiest Woman Jessica Alba hasn’t let motherhood stand in her way as she secures another high spot on the list at number three.

Megan Fox remains a favourite after making her debut at the top of the chart in 2008, but slips down to second place this year.

So who is FHM‘s Sexiest Woman in the World of 2009? Gorgeous Geordie Cheryl Cole scoops the accolade. Well done Chezza!