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Wales rugby international George North and Olympic cyclist Becky James announce engagement

Becky James with George North following her silver medal in the Olympics Credit: PA

Wales rugby star George North has announced his engagement to Olympic cyclist Becky James.

The news came on Wednesday after the couple shared a picture on Instagram in celebration.

Becky James said in a post: "December has been the BEST!!! I’m the luckiest girl in the World to have this man in my life. I can’t wait to marry my best friend. I love you"

25-year-old George North shared a picture of the couple on social media saying "December. What a decent month. Santa has come but more importantly my dearest ReBecky said yes."

Congratulations to the couple Credit: George North