Strictly Come Dancing’s latest elimination has led to fans demanding the final decision be taken out of the judges hands. Alex Scott and Chris Ramsey went up against each other in tonight’s results show after receiving the lowest combined scores from the public and the judges. However when all four judges failed to make a majority decision, the final result came down to head judge Shirley Ballas.
In the BBC show, Chris and Karen Clifton performed their Foxtrot again followed by Alex and Neil Jones performing their Samba for a second time.
After their performances, the judges revealed who they wanted to save.
Craig Revel Horwood said: “I really loved the refreshing fusion of this particular dance and the fact that the dance was performed very, very well and the couple I’d like to save is Alex and Neil.”
Motsi Mabuse agreed: “I have to be honest, I have to say this is one of the most difficult things I have had to do for a long time, you were both great, I enjoyed it, I’m going to save Alex and Neil.”
Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Shirley booted out Alex and Neil (Image: BBC)
Strictly Come Dancing 2019: Alex and Neil were eliminated by a split decision (Image: BBC)
However Bruno Tonioli complicated matters by choosing to save Chris and Karen instead.
Bruno said: “Well it’s very hard and at this stage it’s going to get even harder but purely based on what I saw tonight I firmly believe that the stronger