Author: Melissa Wang
Desiree Hartsock, the 27-year-old bridal stylist who was the third runner-up in Sean’s season of The Bachelor, returns to the franchise as Season 9′s lead Bachelorette. In tonight’s season premiere episode, we meet her 25 guys — as always, some are promising, and some are really… weird. Check out my recap here.
The eight teams fly from Bali, Indonesia to Hanoi, Vietnam where they play some human Chinese Chess — like Wizards’ Chess!, the Harry Potter fan in me exclaims — and make some delicious-looking pho. YUM! Also, find out what happens to Dave and Connor, the former of whose physical condition has been deteriorating throughout the Race due to a torn Achilles tendon. Read my recap here!