“I Knew He Was the One” : Simone Biles’s First Meeting With Mother-In-Law Left Her Convinced She Found the Right Guy

Published 01/20/2023, 7:45 AM EST

Jonathan Owens proposed to Simone Biles on Valentine’s day, 2022, stunning both gymnastics and NFL fans. Surprisingly, Biles was already assured of the fact that he was “the one” she would marry before this romantic proposal. In a 2023 interview, Biles revealed how her first encounter with her mother-in-law Arthruine Cannon made her realize that Jonathan Owens was the one for her.  

In an interview with E-News host Francesca Amiker, Biles shared her perspective on Owens’s mother and her fiance’s heartwarming gesture. Soon to be married in 2023, Biles also revealed her feelings about the upcoming wedding.  

Meeting his mother assured Simone Biles of her life with Jonathan Owens 


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“I knew he was the one when I first met his mom,”  Biles admitted to the E-News host. Further, she spoke about how Owens’s mom was in better health when she met her. Later, Biles expressed her admiration of Owens’s conduct toward his mother and other women in general which made Biles go “Wow.”  Needless to say, the overall sentiment of meeting Owens’s family went really well and successfully won her heart over again. 


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Along with this, Biles also divulged, “Almost weekly he brings me flowers.”  Owens would bring these bouquets after his football practice. The fact that Owens would “still take the time”  to make Biles happy despite his busy schedule touched Biles. 


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Later, when Biles was asked about the wedding, she responded, “I’m super excited about it” while sharing the fact that she is “stressed out.”  As fans eagerly await Biles’s special wedding with Owens, Biles gave her fans an amazing sneak peek into her pre-wedding preparations and photoshoot with Owens. 

Biles’s amazing pre-wedding photoshoot and updates about the upcoming wedding 


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Biles and Owens’s cute pictures in white tops and blue jeans made millions of fans wild with joy. Posting these pictures on her Instagram handle, Biles wrote, “THE future Owens.” The adorable pictures are cuteness-overloaded, showing Owens and Biles wrapped up in each other. 

Along with this, Biles also posted another picture on Instagram in a gorgeous white short dress with the caption, “on bride duty.”  With this, Biles also posted an exquisite picture of her trying on a Galia Lahav gown. Also, as per reports, Biles would prefer to tie the knot with Owens on a beach. 


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Biles wedding updates have tripled fans’ excitement. Their strong bond has been an inspiration constantly that keeps rooting for novel relationship goals. How can you relate to Biles and Owens’ unbreakable bond? Share your views in the comments section. 



Priya Hinduja

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Priya Hinduja is a US Sports author for EssentiallySports. Post pursuing her Master's Degree in English, she worked as an English language trainer at Osmos Club and also dabbled with marketing at Debugee Technologies Pvt Ltd for a year. With a keen interest in playing chess and badminton in her leisure time, she also follows the activities of Michael Phelps, whose story motivates and inspires her.

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