Olympic boxer Nicola Adams has had to pull out of Strictly Come Dancing after her partner Katya Jones tested positive for coronavirus.
The pair are now self-isolating separately and will not be able to continue on the hit show.
Adams and Russian professional dancer Jones were Strictly’s first same-sex pairing.
The former boxer – a two-time Olympic champion – said she was “absolutely devastated”.
The rest of the cast and unaffected and the show will take place as normal on Saturday.
A BBC statement said: “Nicola Adams and Katya Jones are to leave Strictly Come Dancing after Katya tested positive for Covid-19.
“Katya is asymptomatic and the pair are now self-isolating separately following the latest government guidelines.
“As part of the protocols outlined ahead of the series, this sadly means they will no longer be able to take part in the competition.”