Lee Ryan enjoys a walk with Strictly Come Dancing partner Nadiya Bychkova

Happy: Strictly Come Dancing & # 39; s Lee Ryan placed a friendly display with professional dancer Nadiya Bychkova when they took a break from the rehearsals in North London on Friday

He is said to have been in secrecy with the 22-year-old Kazakh beauty queen Diora Romanova.

And Lee Ryan looked happy when he opened a friendly shop window with professional dancer Nadiya Bychkova when they took a break from the Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals in North London on Friday.

The blue singer, 35, nailed his inconspicuous style and wore a charming smile as he walked past the Russian beauty.

Happy: Strictly Come Dancing & # 39; s Lee Ryan placed a friendly display with professional dancer Nadiya Bychkova when they took a break from the rehearsals in North London on Friday

Happy: Strictly Come Dancing & # 39; s Lee Ryan placed a friendly display with professional dancer Nadiya Bychkova when they took a break from the rehearsals in North London on Friday

The couple, laughing and talking, wore comfortable sportswear that they combined with warmer jackets during their walk.

Instead of being linked to his partner, sources said that the singer already has a crush & # 39; had developed on the former Playboy model and was delighted to hear that he would dance with her.

An insider told The Sun at the time: "Lee told everyone during group rehearsals that he thinks Nadiya is great and can not take his eyes off her.

Partners: The blue singer, 35, wore a charming smile as he walked past the Russian beauty

Partners: The blue singer, 35, wore a charming smile as he walked past the Russian beauty

Partners: The blue singer, 35, wore a charming smile as he walked past the Russian beauty

Cheerful: laughing and talking, the pair wore comfortable sportswear that they combined with warmer jackets during their walk

Cheerful: laughing and talking, the pair wore comfortable sportswear that they combined with warmer jackets during their walk

Cheerful: laughing and talking, the pair wore comfortable sportswear that they combined with warmer jackets during their walk

Smiles: in the run-up to partners, sources said that the singer already has a crush & # 39; had developed on the former Playboy model

Smiles: in the run-up to partners, sources said that the singer already has a crush & # 39; had developed on the former Playboy model

Glad: Lee was reportedly delighted to learn that he would dance with her

Glad: Lee was reportedly delighted to learn that he would dance with her

Smiles: in the run-up to partners, sources said that the singer already has a crush & # 39; had developed on the former Playboy model

He is crossing his fingers that they will be linked to the live shows by producers.

"He has been chatting with her a lot, telling her behind the scenes to someone who wants to listen that he wants to work with her, so they can rehearse for hours together.

& # 39; They would have been match made in heaven. & # 39;

It recently became known that the former actor EastEnders reportedly went out with an aspiring model that was 13 years younger after a meeting at a festival in Kazakhstan.

The claims come after Lee exclusively told him that he was single at the Strictly Red Carp launch last month and added that despite the stunning female pros, he was not on the market for love.

Jaw-dropping: Lee is apparently secretly dating with the 22-year-old Kazakh beauty queen Diora Romanova

Jaw-dropping: Lee is apparently secretly dating with the 22-year-old Kazakh beauty queen Diora Romanova

Jaw-dropping: Lee is apparently secretly dating with the 22-year-old Kazakh beauty queen Diora Romanova

Astonishing: Diora is set to represent her country in the upcoming Miss USSR Monaco 2018 beauty contest

Astonishing: Diora is set to represent her country in the upcoming Miss USSR Monaco 2018 beauty contest

Astonishing: Diora is set to represent her country in the upcoming Miss USSR Monaco 2018 beauty contest

A source told the sun: "Diora is a rising model in Europe so it's no surprise that she caught Lee's eye when they met.

They started chatting and were immediately busy, and he quickly asked her, and they look like a long-term couple – they could not keep each other on Saturday.

It's early, but Diora and Lee get to know each other and exchange a lot of messages between his Strictly training. & # 39;

MailOnline contacted representatives for Lee Ryan for comments.

Diora has made her name in the beauty contests and is preparing to represent her country during the Miss USSR Monaco 2018 election.

Delighted: Lee told last month exclusively that he was single and not looking for love, but sources said he would like to be linked to Strictly pro Nadiya Bychkova

Delighted: Lee told last month exclusively that he was single and not looking for love, but sources said he would like to be linked to Strictly pro Nadiya Bychkova

Delighted: Lee told last month exclusively that he was single and not looking for love, but sources said he would like to be linked to Strictly pro Nadiya Bychkova

Over the moon: the launch of Saturday saw Lee find out that he was a partner of the Russian beauty Nadiya

Over the moon: the launch of Saturday saw Lee find out that he was a partner of the Russian beauty Nadiya

Over the moon: the launch of Saturday saw Lee find out that he was a partner of the Russian beauty Nadiya

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