Anniversary special: The Man’s 14 sexiest cover girls

From the sexy Sunny Leone to the sultry Bipasha Basu and more, we’re celebrating our 14th anniversary in style, with some of our best cover girls for company. Each of these, and many others, are awesome, and so inspiring. They bent rules. Shut down haters. And inspired many with their successes


Sunny Leone: April 2016

“I want to believe with all my heart that my parents are watching over me... As much as I can, I talk to them in my own way:

Pictures: Raj Chaturvedi; Styling: Chandni Bahri

Kalki Koechlin: September 2009


“Don't take a girl out for a romantic dinner, order wine and get her drunk on the first date. This gives the message that you are only interested in sex”

Pictures: Rohan Shrestha; Styling: Pinky Gogri & Aesha Merchant

Aditi Rao Hydari: June 2013


“There are many layers to my personality. Of course, I have a sexual side to me. I may be innocent to look at, but that doesn't mean I am not in tune with my sensuality”

Pictures: Rohan Shrestha; Styling: Shaleena Nathani

Jacqueline Fernandez: April 2010


“Who is my kind of man? He should be intelligent, sure of himself, comfortable about who he is and what he wants out of life”

Pictures: Ashish Shah; styling: Aastha Sharma

Richa Chadha: April 2017


“Dear men, stop being competitive with your woman. Appreciate her success. Don't resent it.”

Pictures: Ashish Chawla; Styling: Abhilasha Devnani

Sarah Loren: March 2015


“A date on a boat in the middle of a lake with Champagne, candles... I admit I like all the props of romance and would like to be wooed with them”

Pictures: Raj Chaturvedi; Styling: Maneka Harisinghani

Tania Sachdev: February 2016


“There are no shortcuts in chess. It is passion, it is dedication, it is about never giving up, and yes, it is about enjoying it”

Pictures: Chandra Shekhar; Styling: Vikram Seth

Celina Jaitly: July 2009


“I have a thing for men in uniform. The uniform totally does it for me. I like lean, mean military men with a crew cut. I am not a fan of bulging biceps”

Pictures: Subi Samuel; Styling: Rahil Raja

The Man - March 2015

Ameesha Patel: February 2017

“When people meet me, they say you are far prettier in person. They say you are a beauty with brains”

Pictures: Carrot GK; Styling: Abhilasha Srivastava

Esha Gupta: September 2012


“I am quite a romantic at heart. I would like to be with someone who can make me laugh. He should be able to protect me, worry about me”

Pictures: Munna S; Styling: Nisha Kundnani

Amy Jackson: April 2013


“I can't be old and wise, if I haven't been young and foolish. I like it when life is throwing new things at me each day. I can't imagine going back to college; it would be too boring”

Pictures: Raj Chaturvedi; Styling: Dhwani

Bipasha Basu: November 2011


“I am a very simple girl. I love to laugh out loud. I am quite uncomplicated. I am goofy. I love living life to the fullest”

Pictures: Tarun Vishwa; Styling: Shyamali Arora

Tena Desae: April 2012


“According to my mother, there's nothing better than working on New Year's Eve, birthday and Diwali, because then you end up working the whole year and there's nothing better than that”

Pictures:Subi Samuel; Styling: Mohit Rai

Tishani Doshi: June 2015


“Yes, I'm a perfectionist. I do the best possible and when I find I can't I avoid that thing just so that I don't end up doing a bad job’’

Pictures: Ashish Shah; Styling: Indrakshi Pattanaik


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