Aliona Vilani Announces She Is Leaving Strictly

Aliona Vilani has announced on her Twitter overnight that she will not be returning for the 2016 series of Strictly Come Dancing to defend her title and will be retiring from Strictly Come Dancing after the 2015 series.


She joins Ola Jordan in retiring from the show following the 2015 series.

Aliona became the first pro to win Strictly Come Dancing twice when she and her celebrity partner Jay McGuinness were crowned champions this weekend. She previously won in 2011 with Harry Judd.

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