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The Bachelorette’s Ben Lyall reveals he’s contracted Covid right before Christmas

The Bachelorette’s Ben Lyall reveals he’s contracted Covid right before Christmas and describes his symptoms as being like ‘I’ve been on a buck’s trip for a week’


The Bachelorette’s Ben Lyall has contracted Covid in the lead up to Christmas.

The 35-year-old took to Instagram on Monday to reveal ‘today was not a good day’.

Accompanying the declaration was a screenshot of the reality TV star’s Covid test results from NSW Health, showing that he had tested positive to the virus.

Unfortunate: The Bachelorette’s Ben Lyall (pictured) has contracted Covid in the lead up to Christmas

A subsequent post broke down Lyall’s symptoms since contracting Covid.

‘Feeling good physically not so much mentally due to missing Christmas in lock down,’ wrote the miner. 

‘But physically best way to describe it I feel like [I’ve] been on a bucks trip for a week,’ he continued.

Bad news: Accompanying the declaration was a screenshot of the reality TV star's Covid test results from NSW Health, showing that he had tested positive to the virus

Bad news: Accompanying the declaration was a screenshot of the reality TV star’s Covid test results from NSW Health, showing that he had tested positive to the virus

'Feel like I've been on a buck's trip': A subsequent post broke down Lyall's symptoms since contracting Covid

‘Feel like I’ve been on a buck’s trip’: A subsequent post broke down Lyall’s symptoms since contracting Covid

‘Run down slight cough stuffy nose. I am vaccinated so [probably] helps being on house work’. 

Earlier this year, Lyall went on a health kick and revealed he had lost a whopping 16kg in only six weeks. 

Posting to Instagram back in March, the reality TV star shared a series of before and after pictures of his remarkable physical transformation. 

Slimmed down: Lyall earlier this year revealed that he lost a whopping 16kg in only six weeks

Slimmed down: Lyall earlier this year revealed that he lost a whopping 16kg in only six weeks

‘Sooo I got fat . Now not so fat . In 6 weeks 103.7kg down to 87.6kg=16.1kg loss 14.1% body fat down to 7.5%=6.6% down 51.6kg muscle mass down to 47kg =4.6 down which is a bad result,’ he captioned the pictures. 

‘Easily the most boring 6 weeks of my life . Last Sunday I woke up feeling so fresh I decided to clean the oven .#partytime #timetogetfatagain #f45 #ovensclean.’ 

In the images Ben posed in front of a white wall in a pair of yellow and black striped board shorts. 

Jaw-dropping: Posting to Instagram  in March, the reality TV star shared a series of before and after pictures of his physical transformation

Jaw-dropping: Posting to Instagram  in March, the reality TV star shared a series of before and after pictures of his physical transformation

Details: Ben also shared a document featuring a number of statistics about his body including him Body Mass Index and muscle - fat analysis

Details: Ben also shared a document featuring a number of statistics about his body including him Body Mass Index and muscle – fat analysis

The reality star was beaming as he showed off his toned torso and slimmer frame. 

He also shared a document featuring a number of statistics about his body including him Body Mass Index and muscle – fat analysis. 

Ben was one of the most outrageous stars to appear on The Bachelorette. 

Remember him: Ben was one of the most outrageous stars to appear on The Bachelorette. He most memorably shocked fans when he told Georgia Love that he'd just done 'three nervous poos' upon meeting her for the first time

Remember him: Ben was one of the most outrageous stars to appear on The Bachelorette. He most memorably shocked fans when he told Georgia Love that he’d just done ‘three nervous poos’ upon meeting her for the first time

He most memorably shocked fans when he told Georgia Love that he’d just done ‘three nervous poos’ upon meeting her for the first time.

After the show finished, he was thrust back into the spotlight when his naked Tinder profile went viral.

In 2019 he also appeared on Channel Seven series The Super Switch with his with his girlfriend Christie Cassar. 

Switch: In 2019 he also appeared on Channel Seven series The Super Switch with his with his girlfriend Christie Cassar (pictured)

Switch: In 2019 he also appeared on Channel Seven series The Super Switch with his with his girlfriend Christie Cassar (pictured) 

Never forget: Ben's naked Tinder profile went viral a few years ago

Never forget: Ben’s naked Tinder profile went viral a few years ago

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