New York: Singer Richie Sambora has rekindled his romance with actress Denise Richards. The Bon Jovi star first dated the actress in 2006, shortly after his marriage to Heather Locklear collapsed and Richards separated from her ex-husband Charlie Sheen.

However, both of them separated in 2007. Rumours were abuzz that former couple has reconciled and the rocker has now confirmed the news.

“Things are good. I'm really happy,” a website quoted Sambora as saying.