Nearly three years after Eva Longoria filed for divorce from the NBA player, Tony Parker has found love again! The San Antonio Spurs player announced his engagement during a live Twitter chat on June 26. Congratulations!
Tony Parker has had quite an eventful year. Shards of glass allegedly found their way into Tony’s eye during a reported fight between Chris Brown and Drake on June 15, 2012, the basketball player’s team — the San Antonio Spurs — competed against the Miami Heat for the NBA championship and now Eva Longoria’s ex-husband is engaged!
Tony Parker Engaged — NBA Star Reveals Fiance In Live Twitter Chat
During a live Twitter chat on June 26, Tony, 31, was asked, “Favorite thing to do to unwind after a game?” He responded, ”@rennx3 @Tissot Spend time with my fiance #TissotTimeOut.”
The identity of Tony’s fiancee is unknown at this time, but we’ve reached out to his rep for comment. And if his past dates are any indication, his type is someone who looks like Eva Longoria.
UPDATE: Tony’s fiancee is likely Axelle Francine, a French journalist (who does look like Eva). She was photographed in a romantic embrace with the Tony after the Spurs won the Western Conference trophy. They reportedly began dating in February 2012.
Eva Longoria Splits From Tony Parker After He Allegedly Cheats On Her
Eva, as you may recall, split from Tony after she allegedly found hundreds of text messages from one of his teammates and a friend of her’s, Erin Berry. After the two separately filed for divorce in late 2010, Eva’s official divorce from Tony came through on Jan. 28, 2011.
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