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Neil Jones has the best reaction as Judi Love stuns with show-stopping Strictly dance

This was insane!

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Matthew Moore
Online News Writer & Diversity and Inclusion Lead
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Judi Love and Graziano Di Prima took to the dancefloor on Saturday night with a show-stopping samba, and from the reaction in the crowd it's clear that she was becoming a fan-favourite.

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As the music stopped, the room erupted into cheers and everyone started chanting her name, as she received a standing ovation. Neil Jones was even seen screaming "What was that?" into the camera in pure excitement. And throughout the routine her fellow co-stars could be heard screaming "Yaaasss".

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And it wasn't just those in the audience that fell in love with the routine, as dozens took to social media to share their love.

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"Stop the show now, no one's topping Judi," enthused one, while a second posted: "This was such good fun to watch. I don't think I looked at Graziano once, Judi was just wonderful!"

A third commented: "Judi Love is an icon. SHE DID THAT!!!! YAS QUEEN," while a fourth shared a clip of the routine and added: "This is my new go-to video for when I need to inject happiness into my day."

One moment saw the Loose Women star twerking, which stunned Craig Revel Horwood prompting him to say: "Your bottom should have its own show darling."

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Neil was stunned

New judge Anton du Beke stated: "I've never seen a twerk on Strictly Come Dancing," while Shirley even attempted to perform one.

The routine was already clearly a fan-favourite, and the judges duly awarded it 25 marks.

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Elsewhere on the show, Greg Wise dedicated his disco dance to his late sister. The emotional routine saw the Sense and Sensibility star breaking down in tears following its conclusion.

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He spoke movingly about his sister ahead of the routine telling dance partner Karen Hauer: Clare would always have banging disco music on whenever you came around. So I want to dedicate it to my sister, the disco diva."

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