Who has Love Island’s Maura Higgins modelled for and when has she been a grid girl?

13-06-2019 11:06

Love Island 2019 newcomer Maura Higgins

Maura’s had a pretty glamorous career as a model and grid girl (Picture: ITV)

Love Island newcomer Maura Higgins is already making waves since arriving in the villa – having already turned the head of Tommy Fury during her initial speed dating task.

The 28-year-old quickly bonded with the boxer – making some pretty frank comments about how he made her feel, while Tommy appeared equally smitten as they got to know one another.

It’s no surprise they hit it off, mind – given that Maura’s modelling work has also seen her spending time in the boxing ring.

So just who has she worked for? Here’s what we know…

Who has Love Island’s Maura HIggins modelled for and when has she been a grid girl?

Maura’s modelling career has taken her all over the world, and she’s kept her followers up to date with her moves on Instagram.

However her most notable job as is one of the Monster Energy Girls, appearing at their motocross events – one of the most recent being the Monster Energy FIM Speedway Of Nations.

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‘Some of my best friends are Monster Girls and I get to travel with them,’ she explained.

‘The Monster Girls really are a family along with the extended team of athletes and crew.’

Maura Higgins and Tommy Fury in Love Island

Maura and Tommy wasted no time getting to know each other (Picture: ITV)

Away from Monster, Maura is also a brand ambassador for Bellamianta spray tan – and she’s no stranger to the boxing ring either, having been a ring girl at matches featuring  Anthony Joshua and Amir Khan, among others.

She’s even had a brush with Liam Payne, having worked on a visual shoot with him in the past.

When is Love Island on?

The series continues on Thursday night on ITV2 at 9pm.

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