It has been quite some time since the Instagram post of the 51-year-old American actress created a total gaga among the netizens. The missing engagement ring from the actress’s finger pointed towards a drift between J-Lo and her partner, Alex Rodriguez.
The Official Announcement
After denying the breakup rumors for more than a month, Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez announced the end of their relationship on April 15, 2021.
The couple said in the Today show that they are better as friends. The couple also mentioned and we quote “We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects. We wish the best for each other and one another’s children. Out of respect for them, the only other comment we have to say is thank you to everyone who has sent kind words and support.”
The History Of The Break
The American actress, Jennifer Lopez, and Alex Rodriguez started dating back in 2017. They got engaged two years later in March 2019. Since march this year rumors indicated that the couple is calling it a quit. Though the former couple reported to TMZ that all such reports are fake, but they are trying to mend some facets of their relationship.
The Reason Behind The Big Split
In the season 7 reunion of Southern Charm with Craig Conover, the split between Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez was hinted. And it was also discussed why the split occurred. Speculations have been given that it happened due to the third-wheel interference of a relationship between Alex Rodriguez, the ex-MLB player, and Madison LeCroy. Madison LeCroy was even accused to be in an intimate relationship with multiple ex-MLB players.
But in a conversation with Madison LeCroy with Page Six in February, Madison told the magazine that Alex Rodriguez has never physically cheated with his fiancee. She even told that whatever relationship they shared, it was never physical. It was just a form of acquaintance. She even emphasizes that they used to talk ‘randomly’ and not ‘consistently’. On another account, sources close to Rodriguez told the Us Weekly that he had never really met Madison LeCroy.