Bikini-clad Alexandra Burke FINALLY unveils ring-free left hand as she continues luxurious Thai getaway... amid swirling engagement rumours

She has been strategically hiding her left hand in a series of bikini-clad shots during her idyllic holiday in Thailand

But Alexandra Burke ignored the swirling engagement rumours as she finally unveiled her ring-free left hand in her latest Instagram snap on Friday.

The Strictly Come Dancing star, 29, posed up a storm as she showed off her gym-honed physique in a black criss-cross bikini yet all attention was drawn to her hand.

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Engaged? Alexandra Burke unveiled her ring-free left hand as she showed off her gym-honed physique in her latest Instagram snap on Friday

Engaged? Alexandra Burke unveiled her ring-free left hand as she showed off her gym-honed physique in her latest Instagram snap on Friday

The former X Factor winner, who is on holiday with long-term beau Josh Ginnelly, looked thoroughly relaxed as she beamed with happiness while posing next to a clear blue pool.  

The fitness fanatic, who overhauled her lifestyle last year, unveiled her lithe limbs and sculpted arms in the skimpy ensemble.

She captioned the shot: 'I started 2018 in the best way by a beautiful pool at Nikki Beach in #KohSamui.'

Cute couple: Alexandra has refused to address ongoing rumours she is engaged to beau Josh Ginnelly (here in December 2016) but speculation started after their trip to Paris this month 

Cute couple: Alexandra has refused to address ongoing rumours she is engaged to beau Josh Ginnelly (here in December 2016) but speculation started after their trip to Paris this month 

Fueling rumours: The 29-year-old has been strategically hiding her left hand in a series of bikini-clad shots during her idyllic holiday in Thailand

Fueling rumours: The 29-year-old has been strategically hiding her left hand in a series of bikini-clad shots during her idyllic holiday in Thailand

Looking good: Alexandra looked simply sensational as she posed in an eye-catching mint green bandeau bikini during her sun-soaked break to Thailand on Thursday

Looking good: Alexandra looked simply sensational as she posed in an eye-catching mint green bandeau bikini during her sun-soaked break to Thailand on Thursday

Choosing to ignore speculation she is set to wed, the Bad Boys hitmaker has been distracting her followers with a slew of bikini snaps, including one of her clad in an eye-catching mint green bandeau two-piece.

The vocal talent teamed her stylish bikini with a white crochet cover up and flung her arms in an animated display, as she stopped to take a photo in front of the idyllic sea view.

Alexandra hid her ring finger, as she captioned the snap: 'Thank you Thailand for the best 10 days! Smiling and good food with great company is amazing for the soul.'

Coy: Alexandra  looked sensational in an orange triangle bikini, while hiding her ring finger behind a white cocktail glass in a scenic snap

Coy: Alexandra looked sensational in an orange triangle bikini, while hiding her ring finger behind a white cocktail glass in a scenic snap

Beaming with joy: She posted an accompanying image at night, which saw The Bodyguard star's leap eagerly leap into the air in a plunging brown two-piece

Beaming with joy: She posted an accompanying image at night, which saw The Bodyguard star's leap eagerly leap into the air in a plunging brown two-piece

In one bikini-clad image Alexandra posed on the sandy shores in a revealing brown two-piece.

Alexandra penned: 'I S L A N D T I N G Z (don’t watch my long arms).' 

Meanwhile, she saw in the New Year while clad in a chic strapless white bikini that made for a busty display, thanks to its keyhole design. 

Still no sparkler yet? Bikini-clad Alexandra teased her fans as she won't show her ring finger AGAIN on Monday amid engagement speculation

Still no sparkler yet? Bikini-clad Alexandra teased her fans as she won't show her ring finger AGAIN on Monday amid engagement speculation

Going for a sexy vibe, the songstress wore a semi-sheer cover-up draped over her shoulders and she let her raven corkscrew curls down on New Year's Day.She captioned the post, 'So happy to be spending my New Year’s Day in this beautiful place. Booked with booking.com. Happy New Year Guys xx.' (sic) 

Her holiday snaps come after Alexandra found herself at the centre of speculation she is now engaged to boyfriend Josh. 

The rumours first surfaced after she had jetted off to Paris with her beau shortly after the Strictly Come Dancing final in December. 

The deleted snap: Alexandra fuelled speculation she is headed down the aisle after sharing and then swiftly deleting a snap that featured her left hand
Oops: In the first image, her fists were loosely clenched, concealing the appearance of any ring, but in the second he hand was missing altogether

The deleted snap: Alexandra fuelled speculation she is headed down the aisle after sharing and then swiftly deleting a snap that featured her left hand

While she has been keeping coy on the claims, Alexandra fuelled speculation she is headed down the aisle after sharing and then swiftly deleting a snap that featured her left hand. 

In the first image, her fists were loosely clenched, concealing the appearance of any ring, but in the second the hand was missing altogether. 

The change of picture didn't go unnoticed by fans, who commented: 'Sis I saw the first picture just announce the engagement', and 'You took the original pic down lol x'.

MailOnline has contacted Alexandra's representatives for comment. 

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