Rachel Riley reveals Pasha Kovalev's clever move as she opens up on married life

Rachel Riley and Pasha Kovalev are expecting their first baby and are currently enjoying a relaxing getaway to Spain together. The pregnant Countdown favourite, 33, gave her 403,000 Instagram followers a peek at their holiday this afternoon, showing off her burgeoning bump in a pink and white striped beach poncho. Rachel Riley also uploaded a bikini pic, posing side-on as she beamed for the camera, placing her hands on her hips and appearing to go makeup-free for the natural shot. A third snap showed a beach blanket laid out on the sand with a dip hollowed out in the middle.

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Explaining her 39-year-old husband Pasha’s ingenious move, Rachel revealed the hole had been dug by her beau in order to accommodate her baby bump.

“The new joys of pregnant married life - Pasha digging me a belly hole on the beach for my bump each day!” she captioned the upload.

Rachel and former Strictly Come Dancing progressional Pasha first met when they were partnered up on the BC show back in 2013.

She subsequently split from her husband and later struck up a romance with the Russian dancer.

Countdown star Rachel Riley revealed she’d married Pasha Kovalev in a secret Las Vegas last month.

Sharing a stunning pic pf the pair of them together, she said: “Introducing the new Mr and Mrs Kovalev… we both said yes!”

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