Hugh Hefner confesses to sleeping with `over a thousand women`

Washington: Hugh Hefner has admitted that he has slept with more than a thousand women, but insisted that he never cheated in any of his previous two marriages.

The 86-year-old Playboy founder, in an interview with Esquire magazine, said that he never cheated when he was married but he made up for it when he wasn`t married as he insists that one has to keep their hand in, Us reported.

Talking about his 26-year-old bride Crystal Harris, whom he wed in December, the multi-millionaire magazine publisher`s gushed that he`s a happy, committed, one-woman man.

He added that all his friends think it was a match made in heaven, but people who don`t know them see them as stereotypes in terms of age and beauty.