Maribel "Mary" Delgado booking photo
Former Bachelor winner Mary Delgado has been arrested for the third time in four years.
Delgado, who received the final rose from Byron Velvick in Season 6, was arrested early Thursday morning in Tampa on a misdemeanor charge of ...
Byron Velvick and Mary Delgado
Another Bachelor couple bites the dust.
After six rocky years together, Byron Velvick and Mary Delgado have decided to call it quits, Us Weekly reports. The couple met when Byron was the star of The Bachelor's sixth season.
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As the next installment of ABC's hit dating show stars premieres with a returning Bachelor looking for a second shot at love, we've got to wonder: Why would anyone want to go back to a show that has such a poor track record when it comes to couples who stay together? Is it possible that TV isn't the best place to look for love? We decided to take a look back — at both The Bachelor and The Bachelorette — to see where all the contestants are now.
Mary Delgado mug shot
The winner of The Bachelor's sixth season is accused of acting more like a contestant on Rock of Love. Police arrested Mary Delgado and charged her with public intoxication, resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.
Delgado was arrested after ...
Mary Delgado the former Tampa Bay Buccaneers cheerleader who was proposed to by fisherman Byron Velvick at the end of the 2004 edition of ABC's The Bachelor was taken into custody late Wednesday night on a battery charge, and was under the influence of alcohol when she was arrested, the AP reports. Although the police affidavit does not identify her fiancé by name, Delgado is accused of punching in the mouth "a man she lives with." Subsequent reports have confirmed the battered as being Velvick, adding that the assault resulted in a bloody lip. Not too often you hear of a fisherman getting a hook in his own mouth.
Next Wednesday night, The Bachelor's Byron Velvick awards the final rose to Mary or Tanya. How did the 40-year-old bass fisherman narrow his choice down to these two ladies? Two words, kids: Niceness counts.
"Both of them weren't really malicious toward other people," Velvick says. "They weren't doing a lot of attacking and they weren't caught up in the drama of the house.
"Tanya put it best when she said, 'I'm a schoolteacher for special-ed. children. This is nothing compared to some of the classrooms I've been in.' Both she and Mary are just kindhearted women who showed they could be extremely gracious under difficult conditions. They were more stable."
By now, Bachelor fans hardly need to be reminded of the show's dismal relationship success stats. But just to be wicked, we'll do it anyway! So far, the previous five Bachelor fellas all broke up with their chosen ones, while the two Bachelorette gals have h