Giovanni Pernice Responds To Made In Chelsea Star Dating Rumours Amid Maura Higgins Split

30 November 2021, 11:18

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Giovanni Pernice was rumoured to be dating Made In Chelsea star Verity Bowditch following his split from Maura Higgins.

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Giovanni Pernice has addressed the rumours he’s ‘dating’ Made In Chelsea star Verity Bowditch just a month after splitting from Maura Higgins.

There was speculation that Strictly Come Dancing professional had been ‘secretly dating’ the 26-year-old, according to tabloids, with a source claiming he had ‘fallen head over heels for Verity’.

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However, the pro dancer has now slammed the rumours, taking to his Instagram Stories to address his love life.

Sharing a statement over the weekend, Giovanni wrote: “Happy Sunday beautiful people. Always wanting to speak the truth over here.”

Giovanni Pernice told fans he's not dating anyone
Giovanni Pernice told fans he's not dating anyone. Picture: Alamy
Giovanni Pernice denied the Verity Bowditch dating rumours
Giovanni Pernice denied the Verity Bowditch dating rumours. Picture: @pernicegiovann1/Instagram

He continued: “It's news to me that I am dating, didn't know anything about it lol. At the moment as you all know it’s all about dancer, dance, dancer, which is wonderfulll daaaaarling [sic].

“That’s the reality, no drama here. Have a great day - ‘THE SUN’ is shining!”

Giovanni is currently competing on Strictly with EastEnders actress Rose Ayling-Ellis, who he was also rumoured to be involved with romantically.

Maura Higgins and Giovanni Pernice split last month
Maura Higgins and Giovanni Pernice split last month. Picture: @maurahiggins/Instagram
Giovanni Pernice slammed rumours that he's 'dating' Verity Bowditch
Giovanni Pernice slammed rumours that he's 'dating' Verity Bowditch. Picture: @veritybowditch/Instagram

This comes just a month after he and Love Island star Maura called time on their relationship after just three months of dating.

Giovanni released a lengthy statement on his Instagram Stories after news broke of their split.

He confirmed that ‘there was absolutely no wrong-doing’ during their romance, adding that ‘great relationships with great people can come to a natural end’.

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