By Laura Fox For Mailonline
Published: 19:14 GMT, 9 November 2019 | Updated: 19:18 GMT, 9 November 2019
Strictly Come Dancing pro Neil Jones finally made his return to the dancefloor on Saturday after being forced to miss two weeks with injury.
The British pro stormed the floor as he danced the jive with Alex Scott to Let's Twist Again by Chubby Checker.
It came as the remaining eight couples took to the floor to earn enough votes to make it to the famed Tower Ballroom.
He's back! Strictly Come Dancing pro Neil Jones finally made his return to the dancefloor on Saturday after being forced to miss two weeks with injury
Alex and Neil completed their routine to a thunderous reception from the audience, including stand-in pro Kevin Clifton, who proudly cheered the pair from the balcony.
The couple also earned praise from the judging panel, which Motsi Mabuse comparing Alex's change in partners to an 'affair.'
She added: 'I feel like we're seeing a new couple that we knew but then somebody had an affair but now the light is back on.
'You guys feel fresh, young jolly, you know what I mean so actually, I love the improvement in your body I felt it was very compact. No awkward moments you were always in the dance. It's happening.'
Grand return: The British pro stormed the floor as he danced the jive with Alex Scott to Let's Twist Again by Chubby Checker, after being given the go-ahead by physio to perform
Head judge Shirley Ballas added: 'I thought you did very very well, Alex you had some really nice short connections you were light on your feet.
'You do look like you're having the time of your life every single step you're giving us reassurance that you need to stay in the competition.'
Alex and Neil's routine was reflected with a respectable score of 31 points out of 40.
Dynamic: For two weeks Alex danced with stand-in pro Kevin Clifton, who was proudly