From dating rumors to a ring: Inside the whirlwind romance of JJ Watt, Kealia Ohai

By Amanda Cochran - Social Media Producer
AP Photo/David J. Phillip

JJ Watt and Kealia Ohai during the second half in Game 1 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Sunday, April 16, 2017, in Houston.

HOUSTON - In the two years since the courtship of Houston Texans' J.J. Watt and Houston Dash player Kealia Ohai became official, the world has watched love grow between these two world-class athletes. 

Take a walk down social media memory lane with us and revisit some of the public high points the couple has shared, from the first warm fuzzies of newfoundlove, to devastating injury, recovery and personal triumph.

Their first photo on Facebook together:

 

 

Date night:

 

 

On the field with the Houston Dash: 

 

 

Meeting other celebs: 

 

 

Supporting each other: 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Still can’t believe I get to be with you forever. I love you @jjwatt

A post shared by Kealia Ohai (@kealiamae) on

 

Going out after devastating injury:

 

 

 Just hanging out at home...in funny pajamas: 

 

 

Trip to Italy: 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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A post shared by JJ Watt (@jjwatt) on

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

true beauty

A post shared by JJ Watt (@jjwatt) on

 

 

 

Honored: 

 

 

Love and injury: 

 

 

Houston's royal couple: 

 

 

Hanging out with each other...and Justin Timberlake: 

 

 

Baylor honoree:

 

 

 

Working out: 

 

 

With the family matriarchs: 

 

 

Introducing their dogs: 

 

 

Valentine's Day: 

 

 

Traveling together: 

 

 

Representing Kealia: 

 

 

Their engagement: 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Still can’t believe I get to be with you forever. I love you @jjwatt

A post shared by Kealia Ohai (@kealiamae) on

 

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