Victoria Pendleton Felt Like Ann Widdecombe On 'Strictly Come Dancing'

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Victoria Pendleton says her lack of dancing skills made her this year's Ann Widdecombe on 'Strictly Come Dancing'.

The Olympic gold medal-winning cyclist became the latest celebrity to leave the BBC One show at the weekend. She and professional dance partner Brendan Cole lost a dance-off against former England cricket captain Michael Vaughan and Natalie Lowe.

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Victoria Pendleton

Speaking before she was voted out by the judges, Victoria, 32, told the Radio Times: "I'm so surprised to stay in every week - my dance is always rubbish in comparison to everyone else's."

The former track cyclist, who descended to the dance floor on a bike suspended by wires in a recent live show, added: "I knew I'd become the Ann Widdecombe or Russell Grant of this year when they flew me across Wembley on that bike!"

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Tess, Victoria and Brendan

In 2010, former MP Ann became an unlikely star on the show despite coming bottom of the judges' scores seven weeks in a row.

Last year, astrologer Russell's comic 'Strictly' routine came to an end after he was fired from a cannon before sailing through the air suspended by wires.

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