Katya Jones sheds tears a week after Strictly Come Dancing fall

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Katya Jones was emotional on Strictly Come Dancing a week after falling on the live TV show.

The professional dancer, 30, delivered a flawless quickstep with BBC sports presenter Mike Bushell.

Last week, she slipped while they danced to a song from the Magic Mike film.

After this Saturday's routine ended, Jones was emotional. She dropped to the floor, telling Bushell: "I'm so proud of you."

And as the judges delivered their verdicts, she wept.

Head judge Shirley Ballas said the dance "was genius" and "absolutely outstanding" and that Bushell, instead of putting on a funny performance, "had sophistication".

Bruno Tonioli declared: "It's a night of miracles. Now I can see Magic Mike! He kept getting better and better and better."

Jones was crying so much she got a hug from co-host Claudia Winkleman.

"I've never seen you like this before", Winkleman said.

After receiving 32 points, which has put the pair in fifth place on the leaderboard, Winkleman told Jones: "I know it's about Mike but if you want to do a roly poly or anything!"

Bushell could not believe he had received so much praise, saying: "Is this a dream?"

Jones said of her celebrity partner: "I want to kiss him.... you worked so hard."

After last year's scandal, when Jones was seen kissing her then dance partner, comedian Seann Walsh, in the street, the obviously innocent comment sparked jokes on Twitter.

@ellensoph wrote: "Katya I love you but don't kiss your partner... again... #StrictlyComeDancing."

Former England footballer turned pundit Alex Scott and Neil Jones are at the bottom of the leaderboard, while Karim Zeroual and Amy Dowden are at the top.

Katya and Neil Jones announced their separation earlier this year.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/08/26: Neil and Katya Jones perform onstage during the BBC Strictly Come Dancing Launch at Broadcasting House in London. (Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/08/26: Luba Mushtuk, Karen Hauer, Oti Mabuse, Katya Jones, Nadiya Bychkova, Amy Dowden, Dianne Buswell, Nancy Xu and Janette Manrara at the Strictly Come Dancing Launch at BBC Broadcasting House in London. (Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/08/26: Katya Jones at the Strictly Come Dancing Launch at BBC Broadcasting House in London. (Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 26: Neil Jones and Katya Jones attend the "Strictly Come Dancing" launch show red carpet at Television Centre on August 26, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Chizzy Akudolu (L) and Katya Jones kick off the fourth of July celebrations at a party hosted by the original American restaurant, TGI Fridays, in Leicester Square on July 04, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for TGI Fridays)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Katya Jones attends press night after party for "Somnium: A Dancer's Dream" at Sadler's Wells Theatre on June 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
ELSTREE, HERTS, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/05/02: Oti Mabuse, Nadiya Bychkova, Dianne Buswell, Karen Clifton and Katya Jones seen at the Strictly Come Dancing. The Professionals UK Tour 2019 - Photocall at Elstree Studios. (Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
ELSTREE, HERTS, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/05/02: Neil and Katya Jones seen at the Strictly Come Dancing. The Professionals UK Tour 2019 - Photocall at Elstree Studios. (Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
RICHMOND, ENGLAND - APRIL 09: Debbie McGee, Neil Jones, Joseph McFadden and Katya Jones attend the press night after party for "The House On Cold Hill" at the Richmond Theatre on April 9, 2019 in Richmond, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
LONDON, -, UNITED KINGDOM - 2019/01/22: Katya Jones seen on the red carpet during the National Television Awards at the O2, Peninsula Square in London. (Photo by Keith Mayhew/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 23: Neil Jones (L) and Katya Jones attend the press night after party for "Notre Dame De Paris" in the Sky Bar at the London Coliseum on January 23, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 22: Katya Jones attends the National Television Awards held at The O2 Arena on January 22, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 16: Katya Jones attends the Cirque du Soleil Premiere Of "TOTEM" at the Royal Albert Hall on January 16, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Strictly Come Dancing star Katya Jones arrives at Blackpool Tower Ballroom for rehearsals ahead of Saturday evening's show. (Photo by Peter Byrne/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 29: Katya Jones attends the Pride of Britain Awards 2018 at The Grosvenor House Hotel on October 29, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/Mike Marsland/WireImage)
MAYFAIR, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 18: Seann Walsh and Katya Jones seen leaving a dance studio on October 17, 2018 in Mayfair, London. PHOTOGRAPH BY Eagle Lee / Barcroft Images (Photo credit should read PALACE LEE / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 27: Janette Manrara, Amy Dowden, Nadiya Bychkova, Dianne Buswell, Oti Mabuse, Karen Clifton, Katya Jones and Luba Mushtuk attend the red carpet launch for 'Strictly Come Dancing 2018' at Old Broadcasting House on August 27, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
Katya Jones and Neil Jones attending the Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards 2018 held at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London. (Photo by Ian West/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 21: Joseph McFadden and Katya Jones attend OK! Magazine's 25th Anniversary Party at The View from The Shard on March 21, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: Debbie McGee and Katya Jones are seen backstage at the 'Strictly Come Dancing' Live! dress rehearsal at Arena Birmingham, on January 18, 2018 in Birmingham, England. Ahead of the opening on 19th January 2018, touring the United Kingdom until 11th February 2018. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: Joe McFadden (L) and Katya Jones attend the 'Strictly Come Dancing' Live! dress rehearsal at Arena Birmingham, on January 18, 2018 in Birmingham, England. Ahead of the opening on 19th January 2018, touring the United Kingdom until 11th February 2018. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - JANUARY 18: (L-R) Amy Dowden, Chloe Hewitt, Katya Jones, Oti Mabuse, Janette Manrara, Debbie McGee, Susan Calman, Alexandra Burke, Dianne Buswell, Nadia Bychkova and Gemma Atkinson attend the 'Strictly Come Dancing' Live! photocall at Arena Birmingham, on January 18, 2018 in Birmingham, England. Ahead of the opening on 19th January 2018, touring the United Kingdom until 11th February 2018. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Strictly Come Dancing dancer Katya Jones arriving at BBC Broadcasting House in London for a press conference before this weekend's final. (Photo by David Mirzoeff/PA Images via Getty Images)
BOREHAMWOOD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: Katya Jones (L) and Joe McFadden attend the Strictly Come Dancing for BBC Children in Need photocall at Elstree Studios on November 4, 2017 in Borehamwood, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
Joe McFadden and Katya Jones at a studio in London during rehearsals for BBC's Strictly Come Dancing. (Photo by Dominic Lipinski/PA Images via Getty Images)
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