‘The Challenge’: Cara Maria Sorbello Explains Why She Was Drawn to Paulie Calafiore within the First Place

by Jeremy Spirogis

Fans love seeing the bodily and psychological competitions current on MTV’s The Challenge. But everyone knows most viewers are right here for the drama. While rookies enter the competitors every season, returning gamers come again on the present for his or her probability at glory and cash. And there are many private emotions and relationships that develop on The Challenge as properly.

Cara Maria Sorbello is thought for being a beast in eliminations. But she’s additionally been a part of her fair proportion of drama. And her relationship with present boyfriend Paulie Calafiore has precipitated fairly a scene. We know Calafiore had a girlfriend when he first began getting along with Sorbello — so what drew Sorbello to him within the first place? Here’s what she mentioned.

Cara Maria Sorbello and Paulie Calafiore haven’t had a drama-free relationship

Sorbello and Calafiore initially obtained collectively throughout Final Reckoning. Throughout the season, Sorbello turned on the flirtation with Calafiore regardless of understanding he had a girlfriend again residence on the time. And evidently by the top of the season, they lastly took issues to the subsequent stage. 

Of course, Calafiore’s girlfriend, Danielle Maltby, felt completely blindsided by the incident and by no means anticipated to be cheated on. And she ended up chatting with Sorbello concerning the scandal.

“When he got his phone back in May when you were done filming, he told me he loved me, had bought my engagement ring and when he got home to me and we were going to make a baby. He told me … he stopped it before it went all the way with you,” People experiences Maltby instructed Sorbello. 

“He continued to tell me he loved me, that he was working on fixing this, that I was the end goal and honestly, you were nothing,” Maltby continued. “That he had to play this out for the show.”

While the drama ended Calafiore’s relationship with Sorbello briefly, we all know the 2 are nonetheless collectively now. While Maltby is justified in feeling harm, it wasn’t sufficient to avoid wasting the connection.

Calafiore mentioned he has hassle with monogamous relationships

D'Alene Rogers and Paulie Calafiore on the CBS series 'Big Brother'
D’Alene Rogers and Paulie Calafiore on the CBS collection ‘Big Brother’ | Michael Yarish/CBS by way of Getty Images

It appears monogamy simply isn’t for Calafiore. He allegedly felt unhealthy about every thing he put Maltby by means of, however ultimately, he is aware of he can’t be in a monogamous relationship. It’s assumed this implies his relationship with Sorbello is open to a point.

“For now I can’t be monogamous to one person, I’ve tried and it doesn’t work,” Us Weekly experiences Calafiore tweeted again in June 2018. “I love women, I have a lot of female friends and sometimes I fall for multiple at a time for different reasons whether it’s the sex or the energy shared between the two of us. I try to be faithful but I can’t.”

Calafiore added that “other than infidelity,” he treats the ladies in his life “like gold,” and he’s definitely not a misogynist. And he retains that he wasn’t “proud” of every thing that went down with Maltby, however he assured her that he would follow Sorbello ultimately as a substitute of her.

Sorbello was drawn to Calafiore’s ‘energy’ at first

Going for Calafiore clearly was going to result in drama for Sorbello. But it appears she was drawn to him as an individual when she first met him, and she or he couldn’t let it go. During Final Reckoning, she was nonetheless coping with the fallout from her final relationship with Kyle Christie. And Calafiore felt like a protected individual to run to when issues obtained extreme.

“And so we have been hanging out within the resort earlier than The Challenge and there was only a good vibe with him. I actually appreciated him, I used to be drawn to him. When I used to be going by means of all that crap with Kyle he took me into the lounge and danced with me, he simply made me joyful,” Sorbello instructed Betches.

“And I genuinely was attracted to him and interested and I understand, yes, he has a girlfriend, and that’s not a good look. But when you’re in the house with someone and it’s 24/7 you forget about life on the outside. You just look at what’s in there, really.”

While Calafiore could have performed it cool at first, we all know he had critical emotions for Sorbello, too. We’re excited to see the place their relationship finally ends up heading sooner or later, on or off actuality TV.

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