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Entertainment MasterChef's Tessa Boersma 'loved' the idea of being the next Bachelorette - but turned down Channel 10 for one very simple reason

06:26  01 july  2020
06:26  01 july  2020 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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MasterChef ' s Tessa Boersma ' loved ' the idea of being the next Bachelorette - but turned down Channel 10 for one very simple reason . Rumours linking Tessa to the 2020 season of The Bachelorette have been swirling for months. One tabloid magazine even claimed Channel 10 had

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She was the bookies' favourite to be this year's Bachelorette.

But MasterChef Australia star Tessa Boersma couldn't possibly have accepted the offer for one very simple reason: she has a boyfriend.

Speaking to Now to Love on Monday, the 27-year-old confirmed she was happily in a relationship with Eliot Nelson.

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'I loved the idea,' Tessa said of the speculation, before confirming she was taken. 

'I ran it past my partner but it didn't go down too well. I think he knew I was joking but I was like, "It could be fun! It's just an experience!"' she said. 

While Tessa hasn't shared a photo to Instagram of the pair together since 2019, Eliot uses an image of the couple as his Instagram avatar.

a group of people posing for the camera: 'I ran it past my partner but it didn't go down too well!' Speaking to Now to Love on Monday, the 27-year-old confirmed she was happily in a relationship with boyfriend Eliot Nelson (right) © Provided by Daily Mail 'I ran it past my partner but it didn't go down too well!' Speaking to Now to Love on Monday, the 27-year-old confirmed she was happily in a relationship with boyfriend Eliot Nelson (right)

Rumours linking Tessa to the 2020 season of The Bachelorette have been swirling for months. One tabloid magazine even claimed Channel 10 had prepared a contract for her to sign.

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The speculation at first seemed plausible as the Bachelor franchise is known for using Channel 10 talent as suitors.

In recent years, the Australian series has either recycled unlucky-in-love stars from previous seasons or chosen high-profile personalities from other network shows. 

a woman posing for the camera: Speculation: Rumours linking Tessa to the 2020 season of The Bachelorette have been swirling for months. One magazine even claimed Channel 10 had prepared a contract for her to sign © Provided by Daily Mail Speculation: Rumours linking Tessa to the 2020 season of The Bachelorette have been swirling for months. One magazine even claimed Channel 10 had prepared a contract for her to sign

It comes after Tessa was eliminated from the cooking competition on Sunday night, after serving up Indian-style tacos.  

The judges felt the fish was overwhelmed by the hot sauce and the citrus flavours, which left the dish ultimately tasting Mexican, not Indian.

After being sent home, Tessa told the judges: 'I did as best as I could. It was, like... I couldn't beat Reynold. You know, his mind is so incredible.'

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However, fans of the Channel 10 show were left fuming last night, with some even calling it ‘rigged’ Tessa decided to stick to a cuisine she knows and loves - Indian. But to make her dish truly unique “ Masterchef is hard work even for one season let alone two, so I am very much looking forward to a

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a person posing for the camera: Taking a bow: Tessa was eliminated from MasterChef on Sunday night, after serving up Indian-style tacos to the judges that tasted too Mexican © Provided by Daily Mail Taking a bow: Tessa was eliminated from MasterChef on Sunday night, after serving up Indian-style tacos to the judges that tasted too Mexican Read more

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