Jacques Kallis engaged to long-time love Charlene

PHOTO: Instagram/@charleneengels
PHOTO: Instagram/@charleneengels

Cape Town - Former Proteas captain Jacques Kallis and his girlfriend Charlene Engels are headed down the aisle.

The smitten couple, who have been together for three years, announced the exciting news on social media on Sunday.

“Blessed beyond words!” Charlene captioned two loved-up snaps on Instagram. Our forever starts now #MyLove #HappiestGirlInTheWorld @jacqueskallis.

Her post was flooded with congratulations and well-wishes from friends, fans and famous faces.

“Wonderful! Baie geluk [Congratulations]!” Tracey Lange TV presenter commented.

"Congrats you two!” model Roxy Louw chimed in.

Former Australian cricketer Shane Watson's wife, Lee, also sent her love to the bride and groom-to-be.

“Best news ever! We are so unbelievably happy for you guys,” she wrote. “I hope I get to see you in India to celebrate.”

“OMGGGGGG! This makes me so happy!!” writes Australian cricket player Usman Khawaja's fiancé Rachel McLellan. Congrats to you both, I couldn't be happier for the two of you.”

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