"It's not fair that he's getting stick."
He had a tearful moment as he reflected on his "really, really difficult" last few months.
Vanessa says the speculation has been "hard to deal with".
"Vanessa is not my cup of tea."
She is currently skating with Megan's ex, Wes Nelson.
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She's also sticking by her guns on her comments about his skating partner.
The former Love Island star suffered an accident on the ice.
She revealed in a candid Instagram post she feels like "her whole world is crumbling".
"This could not be further from the truth..."
She was a notable absentee during Sunday night's live show.