Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has dethroned Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik as the 'Sexiest Asian Men' according to a poll conducted by London-based weekly Eastern Eye. He topped the 2017 list of 50 Sexiest Asian Men in the world. The 'Haider' star, who was ranked seventh last year, took to his Twitter handle to express his happiness. He tweeted, " Sexiest Man Alive, 2017!!! WOW!! Thank you guys!! It's all made possible because of your love andsupport. Love you all!! Thanks @EasternEye and@AsjadNazir #AsjadNazirSexyList2017." Actor Hrithik Roshan ranked second for the third year in a row, with Zayn Malik at number three. Popular television actors Vivian Dsena, and Ashish Sharma came at number 4 and 5 respectively with Fawad Khan ranking at number 6. Global star Priyanka Chopra topped the list of 50 Sexiest Asian Women 2017 and this year marks her fifth time on the top spot on the list.