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Strictly's Hamza Yassin sparks concern as he suffers nasty knee issue just one week in

Strictly Come Dancing star Hamza Yassin has already hit a bump in the road after he had to be "patched up" during training as a result of knee problems.The Countryfile presenter, 32, joined this years series of the BBC competition as was partnered with professional dancer Jowita Pryzstal.The duo performed the Foxtrot to the Dolly Parton smash hit Islands in the Stream on Saturday (September 24) and soared to joint top of the leaderboard alongside Will Mellor after being awarded and incredible 34 points.READ MORE: Strictly row as Jeremy Kyle has heated clash with pro dancer over 'woke' line-upDuring last night's It Takes Two, host Janette Manrara pointed out that Jowita, 28, was forced to "patch Hamza up" during rehearsals.As a clip played of Jowita taping around Hamza's knees, the former Strictly pro said: "So you are working him really hard because we've got this going on! What's happening?""It's just prevention," chimed Jowita.The CBeebies star explained: "I'm complaining about knee pains all the time, my knees are hurting. It's kicking and this is what she has to do basically, to keep me from not complaining.""And it works! So I can last nine hours a day, six days a week," he added.The pair revealed that their routine for this weekend is the Jive which will be performed to The Weeknd's Blinding Lights.Speaking about joining the cast of Strictly, the Animal Park star admitted he was "over the moon" as he's watched the show for years.He said: "I am absolutely over the moon to be joining Strictly 2022."Never in a million years did I think I’d be on such a cool show.

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Strictly Come Dancing's HRVY to dish show secrets in Daily Star Facebook Live
Strictly Come Dancing star HRVY is set to open up to Daily Star about the behind-the-scenes secrets of the show and his plans for the future.HRVY is best known as the hunky pop star that stole the nation's hearts when he competed on the popular dance show in 2020.As we are now in full swing of all things Strictly, the Daily Star will be chatting to him about his experience on the programme and any advice he has for the new lineup.READ MORE: Strictly's Giovanni Pernice hails Richie Anderson the 'perfect student' amid 'tension'HRVY is set to discuss his past experiences on the show, his future music plans and what he is planning on doing next in his career.The singer will join Daily Star's Carly Hacon for a Facebook Live interview on Thursday (September 29) at 3pm to talk all things Strictly.Since his time on the show during lockdown, HRVY has continued to focus his efforts on his glistening music career.He has said successful single after single and has also recently teamed up with dance music DJ Steve Aoki for an extra special track.During his Strictly stint, HRVY was partnered up with pocket rocket Janette Manrara and the pair came second place in the series.Pipping him to the post was comedian Billy Bailey after he won the Glitterball trophy with partner Oti Mabuse. The pop star is now dating former Emmerdale actress Mimi Slinger, whose character Leanna Cavanagh was murdered by serial killer Meena Jutla.
Strictly’s Kaye Adams makes X-rated confession after wild training session
Strictly Come Dancing recruit Kaye Adams made an X-rated confession during a wild training session with her professional dance partner Kai Widdrington.The Loose Women panellist has been extremely candid about her journey on the BBC One dance competition so far, and Wednesday’s post was no different.In full view of her 145k followers, the blonde bombshell, 59, took to her Instagram account to share her intimate struggles while training for more than eight hours a day.READ MORE: Strictly's Giovanni Pernice hails Richie Anderson the 'perfect student' amid 'tension'Alongside a snap of the mum-of-two jumping in the air, the broadcaster confessed that she has been struggling to contain herself while dancing the Charleston to Music! Music! Music! By Dorothy Provine.She captioned the hilarious post: “@nadiasawalha asked me how training is going. I said, ‘My tena-lady runneth over’ [cry laughing emoji.“Sorry @kaiwidd (Poor guy is so young he isn’t got a clue what I'm on about!!)”The pro dancer agreed, adding: “I still don’t know what this means [two cry laughing emojis].”Kaye was soon flooded with hilarious comments and supportive messages from her adoring fans online as she prepares for Saturday night’s epic performance.One user penned: “[two cry laughing emojis] love your tena comment – hilarious.
Strictly's Giovanni Pernice hails Richie Anderson the 'perfect student' amid 'tension'
Strictly pro Giovanni Pernice has called his dance partner Richie Anderson a "perfect student" as rumours of tension rumble on.The duo are dancing together in the BBC ballroom contest in a same-sex partnership.And just days into the competition there is already speculation about what's going on behind the scenes, with a source telling The Sun that Giovanni and Richie "haven't clicked".READ MORE: Helen Skelton tried to do runner from Strictly by fleeing through fire door before showHowever, there was no sign of that as they unveiled a cute video on Instagram of them dancing.In the clip, Gio introduces the Radio 2 presenter by saying: "Ladies and gentlemen it's Giovanni and Richie here, and today my perfect student now slash best teacher in the world is going to teach you a Cha Cha Cha."Richie then showed off his moves, bouncing through a Cha Cha Cha and demonstrating what to do with your knees and hips as Giovanni looked on proudly."Shoulders back, arms out, point your toes," said Richie, muttering "pesto, pasta, pesto..." to help him keep time.Smiling, he asked Giovanni if he gave him a score of 10."Eleven!" the dancer replied.At the end, the pair clutched hands in a traditional ballroom stance as they urged fans: "Keep dancing!"Strictly viewers were charmed by the video, calling it "too cute" and saying that Giovanni and Richie had "got this"."I hope the rumours are false," said one fan.Rumours of backstage troubles have been swirling for days, with The Sun quoting a source as saying: "The pair haven't clicked.
'Body is wrecked' Strictly's Will Mellor says he's 'broken' amid 'tough' training sessions
Strictly Come Dancing star Will Mellor has taken to Instagram to lament the "tough" dance sessions he's undergoing following his first week on the popular BBC show.The actor, 46, who is partnered with dance pro Nancy Xu on the programme, told how he feels "broken" following gruelling training sessions.In view of his 352,000 Instagram followers, the Hollyoaks star captioned the update "No pain no gain right!!??".Appearing in a white t-shirt, Will said: "Alright, Hope your week's going well."I'm just sat here in my dressing room, I've got loads to do today and training obviously."I've been training Monday and Tuesday," he added, lamenting his busy schedule.He continued: "Honestly, I'm broken, my body's just wrecked."I mean, Saturday night was just an amazing moment for me and my family."What a feeling that was after the dancing."I'll never forget it, I won't," Will gushed, before going on to address the challenges he's facing this week.The actor went on: "But you get one day off and it's like right, back to reality, you got a new dance to learn today and you've only got five days to learn it and it's got lifts in it!"Honest to God, it's so tough, you know."I'm not a young lad anymore, I don't bounce like I used to!"Will explained: "Honestly my body's wrecked, but Saturday's coming no matter what you do."So you just got to put the graft in and do the best you can and that's that."I'm on It Takes Two tonight, 6pm, so if you want to watch it, tune in and you'll see me on that."If not, I'll see you Saturday, here we go again!" Will added before signing off.It comes after bookmakers show Will Mellor is the most backed celebrity contestant among people who have fancied a flutter on this year's glitzy competition.Ladbrokes have