Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Jonathan Owens Insists He Had ‘No Clue’ Who Simone Biles Was – Hollywood Life


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Simone Biles’ husband, Jonathan Owens, wasn’t kidding when he stated he had no concept who the 26-year-old gymnastics star was earlier than they met. The 28-year-old soccer participant insisted in a brand new interview that he solely found Simone’s movie star standing when he checked out her social media profiles. 

“Lots of people don’t imagine me once I say I had no clue,” Jonathan informed Vanity Fair in a brand new interview. “I by no means as soon as was like, ‘Oh, let me examine gymnastics out.’ I used to be like, ‘Man, she acquired lots of followers, she have to be fairly good.’” 

The duo began relationship in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, so Simone and Jonathan hung out at one another’s houses to get to know one another. Whereas recalling these days, the NFL participant stated, “I simply seen her snort. It was simply contagious. We may speak all day and we’d stayed up late, and there simply wasn’t a clumsy second.” 

Simone Biles on the cover of Vanity Fair
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As for Simone, the Olympic champion joked throughout her interview, “I’m going to be trustworthy, clearly he’s very high quality. [But] moreover his appears to be like, he was so candy and type, and I believe what I appreciated about him was his confidence. He actually believes he’s one of the best at every thing.”

One month in the past, Jonathan shocked followers when he stated on “The Pivot” podcast that he wasn’t conscious who Simone was once they met on the relationship app Raya. 

“When she received the Olympics, I used to be in school, and we didn’t have NBC, we didn’t have Olympics channels, and we have been in [training] camp [in] late July, early August,” he defined. “So, I’m not paying consideration. I by no means would’ve had a second the place I might’ve watched [her compete].” 

This revelation, nonetheless, didn’t fire up as a lot controversy as Jonathan’s different remark from the identical interview. On the time, he joked, “I at all times say that the boys are the catch.” 

However, Simone didn’t appear to thoughts her husband’s playful quip. Shortly after he obtained backlash for the assertion, Jonathan shared a marriage photograph of him and the Olympian alongside the caption, “Unbothered. Simply know we locked in over right here.”  Not solely that, however he even despatched his spouse flowers earlier this week, and Simone shared a photograph of the bouquet to her Instagram Tales. 

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