She looks Eva so familiar: Tony Parker attends Olympics with new girl Axelle… who bears striking resemblance to his ex-wife
23:57 GMT, 31 July 2012
It appears that Tony Parker certainly has a type.
The basketball star was seen with his new girlfriend Axelle in London today and the petite brunette did bear a striking resemblance to his ex-wife Eva Longoria.
The couple were seen taking in the swimming at the Aquatic center in the Olympic park and were seeing being affectionate towards one another.
Second look: Upon first glance Tony Parker's new girlfriend looked very much like his ex-wife Eva Longoria with her petite frame and shiny brunette hair
With her shiny brown hair and petite frame Axelle could easily be compared to the former Desperate Housewives star.
Tony, who has been competing in the Olympics as part of the French basketball team, was seen pointing out details during the races.
Axelle appeared engrossed in the competition but the pair seemed more than comfortable together.
Captivated: The Olympian and his girlfriend were engrossed in the swimming trials
Eva so similar: Tony's new girlfriend bears a resemblance to his ex-wife Eva Longoria
She was dressed in a loose fitting cream top and a pair of navy jeans for the event.
The pretty brunette was also seen placing a hand on Tony's leg and leaning in close to him.
Tony married Eva Longoria in 2007 but
sadly their marriage ended in 2010 after Eva found hundreds of messages
on his phone from Erin Barry, the then wife of Parker's teammate.
Eva is now dating Penelope Cruz's younger brother Eduardo.
He's not got specs appeal: Tony Parker is in London to play basketball for the French team