Pia Miranda was reportedly ‘favoured’ due to her connection to host Jonathan LaPaglia. “Pia was given special treatment at times and tipped off about things to keep her in the game,” claims a source, who also says Abbey Holmes has an “unfair advantage” due to her close relationship with Simon Black before filming, having worked with him on AFL projects.
Nova Peris' backlash
Since leaving, former athlete and politician Nova Peris has been slammed for her comments about AFLW star Abbey Holmes. During an interview, Nova called Abbey a ‘liar’ and belittled her sporting career, but fans have called out the athlete. “A gold medal doesn’t give you the right to be rude, arrogant and a bully,” one fan responded to Nova.
Greedy Baden Gilbert
According to the source, contender Baden Gilbert has the most annoying habit. “He would scrape the pot for the last little grain of rice,” the insider reveals. “He would lick the pan and utensils clean!”
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