Meet Elizabeth Sandoz, ‘Bachelor’ 2017 Contestant (PHOTOS)
Elizabeth Sandoz
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Meet Elizabeth Sandoz, ‘Bachelor’ 2017 Contestant (PHOTOS)


We’ve seen Bachelor stars haunted by former contestants in years past but never one of their own exes!

Well, if you can even call it an ex. Ladies and gents, you’re going to want to familiarize yourself with Season 21 contestant Elizabeth Sandoz.

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Why? Let’s just say her history with Nick Viall is sure to make headlines come January!

Elizabeth Sandoz and Nick Viall
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According to Reality Steve, the 29-year-old gal is the only woman cast this year from the Bachelor’s past — but their story is good enough on its own.

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Elizabeth was maid of honor in Jade Roper’s wedding to Tanner Tolbert in January 2016 — an event also filmed for the Bachelor at 20 special and attended by many franchise alums, including Nick.

It was there the two met and had a brief fling, allegedly never to speak again until the Vegas-based gal shows up on night one of the 36-year-old hunk’s love journey. Surprise!

Nick Viall on Bachelor 2017
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What else do we know about Liz? One look at her Instagram account shows her to be a bit of a world traveler and blogger. 

As for how she met Jade, the two are childhood friends from Nebraska, and the two often appear on one another's social media, including her Facebook.

My sister from another mister. @esandoz #bestfriendssincekindergarten

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We’ll have to wait and see how the Bachelor reacts to his one-night stand on the show!

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However, suffice it to say, we’re intrigued by this match. Hey, maybe second time’s a charm?

The Bachelor Season 21 premieres Monday, January 2 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

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