"Cheryl felt quite choked up at being sent the card," the Sun quoted a source as saying. "After all that has happened between them, she thought it was a nice gesture. It has been a difficult year and as anyone who has been in love knows, the holidays can bring on a lot of emotion and nostalgia," the source added.
London (ANI): Cheryl Cole apparently felt choked up after receiving a Christmas card from ex-husband Ashley. The 28-year-old X Factor judge received a festive message from the soccer star wishing her all the best in 2011. The pair divorced in September after four years of marriage but are still on amicable terms.