Los Angeles: Model Chantelle Houghton says she is hurt after she split from cage fighter Alex Reid.
The 29-year-old revealed her feelings in a column for New! magazine. She wrote: "It`s true that I ended my relationship with Alex last week. I`m really hurting."
"As you know, things have been difficult for a while and I tried my very best to make it work," she wrote.
Houghton has a 11-month-old daughter Dolly with Reid.