Carrie and Mike’s Love Story
She’s one of country music’s biggest powerhouse vocalists, and he’s a Canadian NHL star who plays for the Nashville Predators, but Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher are a perfect fit! The pair met at one of the American Idol winner’s concerts in 2008 and have been going strong ever since. From their 2010 wedding to the 2015 birth of their first child, see a timeline of their love story!
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Jan. 25, 2010
Taking a gamble on love! Though they met in late 2008 and got engaged in December 2009, country crooner Carrie Underwood and hockey star Mike Fisher didn’t appear at a public event together until a casino night at the Bell Sens Soiree at the Hilton Lac-Leamy in Gatineau, Canada.
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Jan. 31, 2010
Arm candy alert! Fisher accompanied his then-future bride to the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards in 2010. That night she picked up her fifth Grammy for Best Country Collaboration for “I Told You So” with Randy Travis.
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May 26, 2010
Taking Fisher back to her roots, Underwood brought the athlete as her date to the American Idol Grand Finale in Los Angeles. The blonde stunner won season 4 of the show back in 2005.
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June 9, 2010
Making the victory sweeter! The “Something in the Water” singer shared a sexy smooch with Fisher on her way up to the stage to accept an award at the 2010 CMT Music Awards at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.
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July 12, 2010
Mr. and Mrs.! Two days after their Greensboro, Georgia wedding, the newlyweds were photographed taking a dip in the ocean while on their honeymoon in Tahiti.
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Jan. 27, 2011
The Canadian native and his Oklahoma-born bride enjoyed a basketball game in New York City’s Madison Square Garden. The couple cheered as the New York Knicks took on the Miami Heat.
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May 20, 2012
Fisher’s princess! The NHL star accompanied his wife to the 2012 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, where she wore a stunning gray strapless gown.
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May 23, 2012
Gorgeous gams! Underwood showed off her toned legs on the red carpet at the American Idol season 11 grand finale in Los Angeles with Fisher by her side.
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July 24, 2012
Goofing around! The fun-loving couple visited Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando, Fla. Though they kept things casual in jeans and sweatshirts, they did stop to pose with Minnie Mouse.
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Nov. 1, 2012
White hot! At the 2012 CMA Awards, host and performer Underwood stepped out in a stunning white gown with embroidered gold flowers. Fisher proudly stood by her side in a black suit.
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Nov. 18, 2012
Great job, babe! When Underwood took home the 2012 American Music Award for her album Blown Away, Fisher was right by her side cheering her on.
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June 5, 2013
Audience selfie! Before taking the stage to perform at the 2013 CMT Music Awards, the American Idol winner snapped a pic with her athlete hubby from the audience of the Nashville, Tenn. arena.
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April 29, 2014
Glam date night! Honoree Underwood and her hubby went formal at the TIME 100 Gala at New York City’s Lincoln Center.
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June 4, 2014
Something good! The “See You Again” singer took home the Video of the Year award and celebrated backstage with Fisher.
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Dec. 15, 2014
Nothing to hide now! After announcing her first pregnancy in September 2014, Underwood performed the 2014 American Country Countdown Awards in Nashville, Tenn. The pregnant star had a fun night, chatting backstage with Fisher and fellow country star Luke Bryan.
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March 3, 2015
Baby Fisher! After welcoming their son, Isaiah Michael Fisher, on Feb. 27, Underwood posted the first pic of their little boy’s hand on Instagram in March. “Tiny hands and tiny feet…God has blessed us with an amazing gift!” she captioned the shot.
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November 10, 2017
Underwood broke her wrist and injured her face after falling down the steps outside her home in Nashville. “On Friday night, Carrie Underwood took a hard fall on some steps outside her home,” her rep said in a statement at the time. “While there were no life-threatening injuries, she was taken to the hospital to be treated. She sustained multiple injuries including a broken wrist and some cuts and abrasions from the fall.” Months later, the country crooner revealed she had to get 40 to 50 stitches in her face. In January 2018, she confirmed her wrist was on the mend.
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January 31, 2018
After announcing he was retiring from the NFL in August 2017, Fisher decided to return to the Nashville Predators. During a press conference, Fisher confirmed that he has his wife’s blessing to return to the ice. “Carrie asked me everyday what I was going to do and she was excited for me to come back. I had the blessing of the family, so felt good about that.”
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February 7, 2018
Baby number 2? An insider told Us that the duo are planning on having a second child. “Everyone around her knows she wants a big family, and they’re always trying for another baby,” the source explained. “Carrie and Mike have a great life and a very strong marriage — one that their friends envy. They are completely committed to each other and in it for the long run.”
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