Sad news for Ryk and Sahar

Olympic swimming hero Ryk Neethling and his beautiful fiancée, Sahar Biniaz, have allegedly broken up.

Sources close to the couple allegedly told Timeslive that they weren’t together any more. It’s not known why Ryk and Sahar ended their engagement. Ryk has declined to provide any information and hasn’t confirmed or denied the news. According to Iranian beauty Sahar’s Instagram profile she’s presently with her parents in Vancouver, Canada. Ryk (39) and Sahar (30) met in a restaurant in Spain in August 2014 and were just friends for some time.

A few months later she visited him in South Africa and decided to stay.

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They became engaged in May last year and were to have married in December on the Val de Vie estate near Paarl, where Ryk works as marketing manager.

“Ryk and I have so much in common,” Sahar told YOU after Ryk's romantic proposal. “We’re both very driven. We

want to be successful and we don’t believe in mediocrity – we want to make a difference in people’s lives.”

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