What a golden second.
Soccer star Megan Rapinoe was readily available to rejoice along with her basketball-playing fiancée Sue Hen on Sunday for her history-making victory on the Tokyo Video games.
Rapinoe shared in a celebratory kiss after Hen, 40, received her fifth consecutive gold medal throughout her basketball sport in opposition to Japan.
“I’m so pleased with you @sbird10 ❤️. As if I might love you any extra. Congrats child!” Rapinoe, whose workforce received bronze days earlier, wrote on Instagram.
The victory made Hen the oldest basketball participant within the historical past of the game on the Olympics to win gold.
Hen and teammate Diana Taurasi additionally turned the primary gamers to win 5 Olympic gold medals within the sport.
Rapinoe later raved about her different half’s efficiency, calling her an “wonderful individual.”
“[I’m] actually impressed, and I instructed her the opposite day, it appears like corny to say nevertheless it’s like the whole lot you’d need in somebody that you’d look as much as. Clearly, I get to be along with her and I like her, that’s essentially the most particular half,” Rapinoe stated.
“She simply does issues the correct means. She performs with a way of pleasure, she makes everybody else round her higher on and off the courtroom. She’s simply a tremendous individual, I’m gonna begin tearing up. You’re gonna make me cry on nationwide TV.”
The facility couple, who acquired engaged in October 2020, started relationship after they met on the 2016 Rio Olympics.