While we thought they were well and truly separated, the reality TV star and basketball player, to everyone’s surprise, announced that they were welcoming their second child.
“The paternity test shows I had a child with Maralee Nichols. I take full responsibility for my actions,” Tristan Thompson wrote on Instagram on January 4, 2022. So in a relationship for several years with Khloé Kardashian, the public had “humiliation” “as the latter suffered directly to their separation. But since last week, there has been a new twist to the love saga between one of the Kardashian sisters and the professional basketball player.
According to the website information People , confirmed by a source close to the family, on July 13, the terrible couple is actually expecting another child, fertilized by surrogate mother. “We can confirm that this is true (4 years, editor’s note) wants a brother or a sister, ”the representative confirmed, yet dismissing rumors of reconciliation (whatever they are) between the two former spouses. A look back at a tumultuous relationship that consists of lies and back and forth.
Their love story began with a kiss, immortalized on social networks, on October 31, 2016. On the occasion of the Halloween party, Khloé Kardashian and her boyfriend, Chicago Bulls basketball player, Tristan Thompson, go hand in hand to a costume party. That evening, they link the publications, photos and videos together, show themselves word of mouth and formalize their relationship in broad daylight. If they seem to be spinning the perfect love, the basketball player is at the same time already engaged to model Jordan Craig, with whom he is expecting his first child. The young woman gives birth two weeks later, on December 12, 2016, to a little boy named Prince, now 5 years old.
After a stormy divorce in 2013, with basketball player Lamar Odom – especially because of his drug addiction – Khloé Kardashian finds love in the arms of this other professional player, NBA champion in 2016, and decides to ignore her pregnancy. ex girlfriend. Invited on the set for the show “The Late Late Show With James Corden”, in 2017, she confided in being “very happy”. Same year in the columns of Mail on Sunday, she wants to repeat her words and spill a little more beyond their idyll: “I’m in the best relationship I’ve ever had. Tristan is very protective. Feeling loved, validated and safe is an incredible thing. “At full speed, the couple then announced in December 2017 that Khloé Kardashian was pregnant.
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But the basketball player is not done rolling with his old demons. In April 2018, as the reality TV star prepares to give birth to their daughter, True, she becomes aware of her husband’s infidelity for the first time. In fact, Tristan Thomson made the cover of the tabloids, if Daily mail , after kissing a woman in a club in New York. A few days later, other pictures leaked, this time showing him surrounded by several young ladies in a shisha bar in Washington. The blow is hard for the expectant mother. Two days later, on April 12, Khloé Kardashian was transported to a Cleveland hospital where she gave birth to her baby.
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If sources close to them confide while she is “ruined by the latest revelations” published in the press, Khloé Kardashian is in love and decides to forgive. Her spokespersons explain that she does not want “her personal feelings to ruin one of the most important moments in her baby’s life”.
Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson start couples therapy. In 2018, the 38-year-old unfiltered American answers many questions from her fans about her history with the basketball player. “You have no idea what’s going on in our household, or the huge remodel needed to coexist. I’m proud of my strength,” she said via a Twitter post.
But despite the unwavering support of his companion, Tristan Thompson does it again. First in September 2018, in a nightclub in Los Angeles, then in 2019 with Jordyn Woods, a close friend of Khloé Kardashian’s half-sister, Kylie Jenner. If the couple tries their luck again in July 2020, one last betrayal will give their relationship the final blow. In December 2021, Maralee Nichols, a young influencer followed by about 230,000 followers on Instagram, gives birth to a little boy and ensures that Tristan Thompson is the parent.
If the latter refuses in the first place, a paternity test will confirm the young woman’s words. On January 4, 2022, the basketball player is forced to make his mea culpa on his Instagram account. And to a thought to his ex-girlfriend: “Khloé, you do not deserve this. You do not deserve the heartache and humiliation I have caused you. You do not deserve the way I have treated you over the years. My actions do not match the way I see you. I have the greatest respect and love for you. It does not matter what you think. Again, I’m incredibly sorry. “Words that will not be enough to convince the latter.” I found out what was going on with Tristan at the same time as everyone else. He was unfaithful to me. He should not have “It is. But other than that, did he not even deserve to talk to me about it before the world found out?” Kardashiansdedicated to his family.
On July 13, it was therefore with astonishment that fans heard about the future birth of a child, impregnated by surrogate mother. In the columns of the site People , a representative of the star assured that the former couple had taken the steps to this pregnancy before the latest revelations of infidelity. “Khloé and Tristan are not together again and have not spoken together since January outside of co-parenting cases,” he said. We can allow ourselves to doubt that.