Who Is Laura Vanoverberghe? Snooker Luca Brecel Girlfriend Or Wife

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Luca Brecel girlfriend, Laura Vanoverberghe, comes from Belgian background. Laura and Luca started dating in 2023. 

The Belgian international Luca Brecel introduced himself to the snooker community in 2011. Luca, labeled a mercurial talent by his fans and media, was finally able to win a game in the 2023 World Snooker Championship. 

Luca Brecel Pictured Aiming His Shot During A Game In 2021
Luca Brecel Pictured Aiming His Shot During A Game In 2021 (Source: Instagram)

Nicknamed the Belgian Bullet, Luca has gained attention for his tension tantrums as much as he is known for his snooker talent. One such incident occurred in the semi-final round of the World Snooker Championship against Si Jiahui

Similarly, Brecel, who had never previously won a match at the Crucible, beat four-time champion Mark Selby 18-15 to become snooker’s first world champion from mainland Europe on 2 May 2023.

Luca Brecel Girlfriend Laura Vanoverberghe

Luca Brecel’s girlfriend, Laura Vanoverberghe, has gained the attention of snooker fans worldwide. 

It’s not been long since Laura and Luca started dating, but they are already madly in love. Why do we say that? 

Within a few weeks of dating, the snooker player and Laura have already moved in. It’s quite a strong statement for a couple fresh in their relationship. 

Laura Vaoverberghe is 24 years old and, like her partner, belongs to Belgium. She is available on Instagram with the username @lauraav.b but has kept her handle in private mode. 

One of her other social media handles is her TikTok handle, where she has made seven videos. One of her first videos dates to November of last year. Laura can be seen taking on a TikTok challenge, “You’re a 10…” 

Luca Brecel And Laura Vanoverberghe's Relationship Began Earlier This Year In 2023
Luca Brecel And Laura Vanoverberghe’s Relationship Began Earlier This Year In 2023 (Source: Instagram)

But it looks like Laura might have forgotten the password of her TikTok handle as she hasn’t posted since November 23, with the last video being of her lipsyncing to Chris Brown’s song Under the Influence

Recently, Laura attended the game between Si and her boyfriend at Sheffield. Before the game, in an interview, Luca said his girlfriend had her visa approved at the last minute and was happy that he would see her at Sheffield. 

The Belgian international credited his relationship with Laura to be the reason for his joyous mood off the table. This has resulted in him performing at his best level. 

Luca Brecel Past Relationship With Ex-Girlfriend Gaelle Dept 

The Belgian Bullet looked well settled in his past relationship with ex-girlfriend Gaelle Dept. 

But by the likes of it, things might have gone south during the last few months of 2022 for the Belgian couple. 

In 2021, the couple even gave a joint interview from the comfort of their home in Berchem, where they were living together. They first went public with their romance in 2017. 

Luca Was Previously In A Relationship With Gaelle Dept
Luca Was Previously In A Relationship With Gaelle Dept (Source: Instagram)

The ex-couple gave a few insights into their relationship with the Belgian tabloid in 2017. They had known each other since their teenage years and began dating as adults, with Shangai being the location for their first date. 

During the interview, they talked about their trip to Dubai and their visit to Burj Khalifa. Gaelle also stated they had similar interests, stating she loved sports very much.

Luca and Gaelle even stated they would run 10 km of Antwerp together later that year. Though it remains unknown whether they did it or not, reading their interview, it felt like they would have been the endgame. 

Sriyukta Pradhananga
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