Olympic Crush: Sprinter Ivet Lalova

Bulgarian Ivet Lalova is built for speed, and that's how we like her. The sprinter is our latest Olympic crush at the London Games. -- By Paul Martella, Yahoo! Sports

Olympics Day 7 - Athletics

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 03: Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria blows a kiss after competing in the Women's 100m Round 1 Heats on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ivet Lalova

Bulgaria's sprinter Ivet Lalova smiles during a press conference at the European Athletics Championships in Helsinki, Finland, Tuesday, June 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Ivet Lalova

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova gestures to spectators after competing in a women's 100-meter heat during the athletics in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Friday, Aug. 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Day Two

DAEGU, SOUTH KOREA - AUGUST 28: Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria smiles afer winning her women's 100 metres heats during day two of the 13th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Daegu Stadium on August 28, 2011 in Daegu, South Korea. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

21st European Athletics Championships - Day Two

HELSINKI, FINLAND - JUNE 28: Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria celebrates winning the Women's 100 Metres Final during day two of the 21st European Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium on June 28, 2012 in Helsinki, Finland (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Day Three

DAEGU, SOUTH KOREA - AUGUST 29: Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria prepares to compete in the women's 100 metres semi finals during day three of the 13th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Daegu Stadium on August 29, 2011 in Daegu, South Korea. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Ivet Lalova

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova gestures after qualifying for the Women's 100m following a heat at the World Athletics Championships in Daegu, South Korea, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova reacts after the women's 200 metres semi-final at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Daegu on September 1, 2011. AFP PHOTO / OLIVIER MORIN (Photo credit should read OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ivet Lalova

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova competes in a heat for the Women's 100m at the World Athletics Championships in Daegu, South Korea, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)

13th IAAF World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011 - Day Three

DAEGU, SOUTH KOREA - AUGUST 29: Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria prepares to compete in the women's 100 metres semi finals during day three of the 13th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Daegu Stadium on August 29, 2011 in Daegu, South Korea. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

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Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova competes in heat 3 during the women's 60m semi-final at the 2012 IAAF World Indoor Athletics Championships at the Atakoy Athletics Arena in Istanbul on March 11, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Ivet Lalova

Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria reacts after running in the women's 100m heats during the athletics competitions in the National Stadium at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in Beijing, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008. (AP Photo/Anja Niedringhaus)

Womens 100m Round 2

Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria is seen after the women's 100 metre event on August 20, 2004 during the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in the Sports Complex in Athens, Greece. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Ivet Lalova

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova celebrates after

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova celebrates after winning the women's 100m final at the 2012 European Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki on June 28, 2012. Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova won the race ahead of Ukraine's Olesya Povh and Lithuania's Lina Grincikaite. AFP PHOTO / YURI KADOBNOVYURI KADOBNOV/AFP/GettyImages

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova reacts after the women's 200 metres semi-final at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships in Daegu on September 1, 2011. AFP PHOTO / OLIVIER MORIN (Photo credit should read OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova celebrates after

Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova celebrates after winning the women's 100m final at the 2012 European Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki on June 28, 2012. Bulgaria's Ivet Lalova won the race ahead of Ukraine's Olesya Povh and Lithuania's Lina Grincikaite. AFP PHOTO / YURI KADOBNOVYURI KADOBNOV/AFP/GettyImages

21st European Athletics Championships - Day Three

HELSINKI, FINLAND - JUNE 29: Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria competes in the Women's 200 Metres Semi Finals during day three of the 21st European Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium on June 29, 2012 in Helsinki, Finland. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Olympics Day 7 - Athletics

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 03: (L-R) Abiodun Oyepitan of Great Britain, Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria, Gloria Asumnu of Nigeria and Veronica Campbell-Brown of Jamaica compete in the Women's 100m Round 1 Heats on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 3, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Ivet Lalova

Ivet Lalova of Bulgaria on her way to win the womens 100 m sprint at the Golden Spike athletics meeting in Ostrava, Czech Republic, Thursday, June 9, 2005. (AP Photo/CTK, Michal Kamaryt)