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NASCAR star Kurt Busch’s wife Ashley files for divorce alleging he ‘dedicated a tortious act’

NASCAR driver Kurt Busch’s wife Ashley files for divorce: Polo star, 30, who performed with Prince Harry says marriage is ‘irretrievably damaged’ and claims he ‘dedicated a tortious act’ as racing star, 43, is left ‘heartbroken’

  • Ashley, 30, filed for authorized separation from 43-year-old NASCAR athlete final week
  • She claimed within the paperwork it was as a result of marriage was ‘irretrievably damaged’
  • The polo participant stated her husband minimize her off financially and he or she’d signed prenup
  • Meanwhile Busch launched an emotional assertion saying he was ‘heartbroken’

NASCAR star Kurt Busch and his wife are getting a divorce after she claimed he ‘dedicated a tortious act’.

Ashley, 30, filed for authorized separation from the 43-year-old athlete as a result of their marriage was ‘irretrievably damaged’.

The skilled polo participant turned businesswoman stated her husband had minimize her off financially and he or she had signed a prenup.

Meanwhile Busch launched an emotional assertion saying he was ‘heartbroken’ and wished to resolve the matter in non-public.

NASCAR star Kurt Busch and his wife (pictured in 2018) are getting a divorce after she claimed he 'committed a tortious act'

NASCAR star Kurt Busch and his wife (pictured in 2018) are getting a divorce after she claimed he ‘dedicated a tortious act’ 

Ashley, 30, filed for legal separation from the 43-year-old athlete (pictured together last year) because their marriage was 'irretrievably broken'

Ashley, 30, filed for authorized separation from the 43-year-old athlete (pictured collectively final year) as a result of their marriage was ‘irretrievably damaged’

Ashley of Team US Polo Assn during the Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup between Team US Polo Assn and Team Sentebale St Regis, at Roma Polo Club on May 24, 2019

The motorsport star has got off to a flier this season and won the Kansas Speedway on Sunday (pictured)

Left: Ashley of Team US Polo Assn throughout the Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup between Team US Polo Assn and Team Sentebale St Regis, at Roma Polo Club on May 24, 2019. Right: The motorsport star has acquired off to a flier this season and gained the Kansas Speedway on Sunday

Ashley filed the bombshell paperwork – seen by TMZ – in Florida on May 9 after their relationship turned bitter final month.

She claimed Busch had minimize her off financially by blocking entry to their joint checking account and bank cards.

Ashley stated the 2017 Daytona 500 winner demanded she depart the household residence by the primary week of June. She additionally admitted she had signed a prenup.

The pair have been married for practically six years – having met in 2015 and strolling down the aisle in December 2016 – however don’t share any youngsters.

She is a lifelong polo participant from Virginia and was a international model ambassador for the U.S. Polo Association in 2017.

She has performed with Prince Harry with the Sentebale Polo, the place they gained the trophy Sentebale Polo 2018 in Berkshire in England.

Ashley filed the bombshell documents - seen by TMZ - in Florida on May 9 after their relationship turned sour last month

Ashley filed the bombshell paperwork – seen by TMZ – in Florida on May 9 after their relationship turned bitter final month

Left to right: Ashley, Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, Enda Kenny, Nacho Figuares and Miguel Mendoza pose with the Sentebale Polo 2018 trophy after the Sentebale Polo 2018 in England

Left to proper: Ashley, Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, Enda Kenny, Nacho Figuares and Miguel Mendoza pose with the Sentebale Polo 2018 trophy after the Sentebale Polo 2018 in England

The polo player turned model and businesswoman posts stunning shots of her collection on Instagram

The polo participant turned mannequin and businesswoman posts gorgeous pictures of her assortment on Instagram

They appeared within the 2019 actuality TV present Racing Wives and since then they’ve appeared on every others’ Instagram pages ceaselessly.

Ashley shared a shot of them staring into every others’ eyes on February 8 captioned: ‘Five years in the past we had been married on this particular island, St Barths you could have our hearts.’

Meanwhile Busch shared a publish on March 8 of them saying: ‘Happy #InternationalWomensDay to all ladies in the present day and a particular shout out to the 2 most essential ladies in my life.’

The athlete launched a somber assertion after information of their divorce broke on Tuesday afternoon.

He stated: ‘I’m heartbroken to verify that my wife Ashley and I are working to dissolve our marriage.’

He added: ‘Divorce is a personal and personal matter and I hope our privateness can be revered.’

Busch was beforehand married to Eva Bryan, having acquired collectively in July 2006 earlier than splitting 5 years later in June 2011.

Victory at the checkered flag: Regardless of what is going on in his personal life, he is having a solid 2022 season as he won at the Kansas Speedway on Sunday

Victory on the checkered flag: Regardless of what’s going on in his personal life, he is having a strong 2022 season as he gained on the Kansas Speedway on Sunday

In 2014 he was investigated for allegedly assaulting his then girlfriend Patricia Driscoll, who broke down in courtroom as she requested for a protecting order in opposition to him.

She claimed he ‘snapped’ and attacked her after hurling insults at her of their motorhome in Dover as a result of he was livid about his efficiency in a race.

Driscoll didn’t name police to report the alleged assault till six weeks later.

She advised a courtroom by tears on the time: ‘It scared me as a result of he simply snapped.’

Busch denied her claims and stated she was attempting to precise revenge in opposition to him after he ended their relationship.

Charges had been by no means filed and he was reinstated to his NASCAR workforce after a brief suspension.

The motorsport star has acquired off to a flier this season and gained the Kansas Speedway on Sunday.

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