Monday 26 September 2022 01:20 AM Ellie Simmonds reveals she has 'already' been trolled online after Strictly ... trends now
Ellie Simmonds has sadly revealed that she has 'already' been trolled online following her first performance on Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night.
The Paralympic swimmer, 27, had detailed her fears of being in the dance off and getting no votes ahead of her Cha Cha Cha to Dance by DNCE.
And despite getting compliments from all four judges and gaining 26 points on her first week - she was left feeling deflated after seeing comments from trolls on social media.
Swimmer turned dancer: Ellie Simmonds has sadly revealed that she has 'already' been trolled online following her first performance on Strictly Come Dancing on Saturday night
Ellie, who stands at 4ft tall, said that despite being nervous and finding the competition tough so far, she wants to do it all over again.
She was worried about signing up for the show, particularly because of the big height difference between her and partner Nikita Kuzmin - and what keyboard warriors might have to say about