Cricketing legend Sir Curtly Ambrose is eliminated from Dancing with the Stars

Bowled out of the ballroom! Cricket legend Curtly Ambrose is eliminated from Dancing with the Stars after his cha-cha dance off with Jimmy Rees

By Candice Jackson For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 23:00 BST, 1 April 2019 | Updated: 23:17 BST, 1 April 2019

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Cricketing legend Sir Curtly Ambrose became the latest celebrity to be eliminated from Dancing with the Stars on Monday.

The former sportsman was given one last chance to stay in the competition with his dance partner Siobhan Power, but they unfortunately failed to impress. 

Curtly thanked fans for their support after losing a cha-cha dance off against children's entertainer Jimmy Rees - who will remain on the show another week.

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Bowled out of the ballroom! Cricketing legend Curtly Ambrose is eliminated from Dancing with the Stars after cha-cha dance off with Jimmy Rees on Monday night

Bowled out of the ballroom! Cricketing legend Curtly Ambrose is eliminated from Dancing with the Stars after cha-cha dance off with Jimmy Rees on Monday night

Curtly and Jimmy, who both had the lowest scores of the night, danced the cha-cha to Walk The Moon's Shut Up And Dance.

Based on the dance alone, the judges decided Jimmy deserved to stay in the competition and eliminated Curtly.

The 6’7” cricketer and his dance partner Siobhan hugged each other and then congratulated their rivals. 

Before saying goodbye to the couple, host

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