Ben, 33, was was one four celebrity Dancing on Ice contestants taking part in this evening’s semi-final, performing alongside professional skater, Carlotta Edwards, 29. The remaining couples were tasked by the judges with taking on two routines tonight, with both scores combined to give an overall total. However, following his second performance, viewers were in uproar as they believed he should have received at least one 10.
Before Ben took to the ice for the second time, Paralympian Libby Clegg, 29, and her dancing partner Mark Hanretty, 34, took to the ice to perform a routine which had a personal connection to them.
Prior to the emotional performance, she was at the top of the leaderboard after receiving two 10s from the panel for her first outing on the ice tonight.
The high marks didn’t stop there as she went on to receive yet more 10s later on, but once the magician took to the ice, the judges highest scores were nowhere to be seen.
With an average of 9.5 awarded by the panel for a routine viewers believed deserved better, they took to