The BBC Breakfast star received a torrent of online abuse after being saved in the dance-off for three weeks in a row.
The seven remaining couples will be dancing at Blackpool's famous Tower Ballroom for next week's special episode.
It seems Motsi hadn't been briefed on briefed on the Katya Jones/Seann Walsh saga.
It was a case of third time unlucky for the latest Strictly couple to leave the dance floor.
After Dev's shock elimination in last week's Strictly, this week we can look forward to a salsa to Who Let The Dogs Out and Mike Bushell taking on the The Sugarhill Gang.
David James is out to prove he's The Greatest Showman, Mike Bushell and Katya Jones are set to dance to Come On Eileen, while Auntie Cath and her partner Johannes will be serving Beyoncé realness on this week's Strictly Come Dancing.
The pro dancer hit the deck during her routine with Mike Bushell, before falling again while being interviewed by Claudia Winkleman.
The couple, who split earlier this month, were all smiles as they danced together at the event.
The former Strictly Come Dancing contestant was caught kissing Katya in the street last year.
The pair's spokesperson has insisted the break-up was not a result of last year's Strictly scandal.