John Cena and Nikki Bella: The Engagement is Over! – The Hollywood Gossip
Following six years together, John Cena and Nikki Bella have decided to tap out.
The WWE superstars stunned their fans on Sunday upon confirming that they have called off their engagement, along with their romance in general.
“While this decision was a difficult one, we continue to have a great deal of love and respect for one another,” Cena and Bella told Us Weekly in a statement, adding simply:
“We ask that you respect our privacy during this time in our lives.”
A rep for the twosome then announced to the media as a whole:
“After much contemplation and six years of being together Nikki Bella and John Cena announced today their decision to separate as a couple.”
Cena and Bella are yet another tandem whose relationship failed in the wake of a reality show.
They got together way back in 2012 and had their lives, the trials and tribulation documented E!’s Total Divas and Total Bellas.
Just this past January, the wrestlers celebrated their impending wedding via an engagement party, which took place nine months after Cena proposed to Nikki in the middle of the Wrestlemania ring.
“Such a wonderful, meaningful, emotional day yesterday with the woman of my dreams and both of our families,” Cena tweeted the day after their engagement gathering.
He added at the time:
“I love you Nicole, you’ve made me realize the importance of togetherness.”
Yesterday, however, Cena sang a very different tune on social media.
The multiple-time WWE wrestling champion shared a pic of The Simpsons‘ Comic Book Guy character on Instagram, along with the words “Worst Day Ever.”
Cena and Bella were spotted in public on April 8, the day of Wrestlemania 34.
They seemed perfectly happy and content at the time,