Top 6 athletes carrying a failed relationship
Have a look at six of the masters of the game who conquered the sporting arena with their swashbuckling skills but lacked the same when it came to love handling.
- Michael Clarke
Up until his marriage, former Australian Cricket skipper Michael Clarke was a media delight, thanks to the women in his life. Clarke was into some serious relationship with the bikini model and his former fiancée Lara Bingle until the couple broke up in late 2013. In an interview, Lara spoke out that the best thing she ever did was dump Clarke.
- Andre Agassi
After six years together, Andre Agassi called quits on his relationship with Brooke Shields. They began their relationship in 1993 and got married four years later. However in 1999, the couple got divorced. Shields released a memoir in 2014, and reiterated what Agassi revealed in his own autobiography, that he had been addicted to crystal meth throughout their relationship.
- Tony Parker
Eva Longoria was a die-hard Spurs supporter before she and Spurs star Tony Parker tied the knot in 2007. Immediately after their divorce three years later, Longoria divulged the reason behind their breakup; she discovered hundreds of text messages from another woman on Parker’s phone while the two were together. The woman turned out to be Erin Barry, the wife of Parker’s former teammate Brent.
- Rory Mcllroy
Champion golfer Rory Mcllroy shocked tennis star Caroline Wozniacki and everyone, ending their 3 year relationship over the phone only days after the wedding invitations had been sent out. With Wozniacki devastated with the split, sources claim that Mcllroy was upset after the tennis ace posted a picture on twitter of him asleep.
- Tiger Woods
Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods and Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn were regarded the golden couple of American sport since they announced their relationship in 2013; only to last for three years. With rumors of Woods cheating on his girlfriend, the couple agreed on their incredibly hectic professional lives being the reason for their separation.
- Christiano Ronaldo
One can hardly imagine a more ravishing couple than that of soccer maestro Christiano Ronaldo and the sizzling Russian swimsuit model Irina Shayk. However, millions were left disappointed after the couple split up in mid-2015 after a five-year relationship. It is reported that the couple parted ways after Irina found Ronaldo cheating on her.