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The seventh couple to go home during season 25 of “Dancing with the Stars” is Nikki Bella and Artem Chigvintsev. Vanessa Lachey and Maks Chmerkovskiy were also sent home as part of a double elimination. Drew Scott and partner Emma Slater and Terrell Owens and Cheryl Burke were also in jeopardy.

In the premiere, Bella and Chigvintsev danced a strong tango to “So What” and scored a 20 out of 30. Their other dances included a sizzling samba to “Despacito” for Latin Night (18), sexy Viennese waltz to “Love on the Brain” for Guilty Pleasures Night (21), sophisticated waltz to “Come Away with Me” for Ballroom Night (21), moving contemporary routine to “Fight Song” for Most Memorable Year Night (24) and colorful jazz routine to “Remember Me” from the upcoming film “Coco” for Disney Night (27).

Nikki Bella and Partner Artem Chigvintsev Eliminated In Surprise Double Elimination

Tonight, the duo danced a spellbinding jive to “I Put A Spell On You” from “Hocus Pocus,” earning a 24 out of 30. They were also part of Team Monster Mash in the second round, which ultimately fell to Team Phantom of the Ballroom. Their average score throughout the competition was 23 points.

Chigvintsev has been a “Dancing with the Stars” pro for six seasons. His other partners have included Lea Thompson, Patti LaBelle, Maureen McCormick and Nancy Kerrigan. The farthest he has gone with any partner is sixth place.

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According to ABC, Bella “is a philanthropist, empowered woman, executive producer, YouTuber, motivational speaker and longest reigning Divas Champion.” She and her twin sister Brie are both professional wrestlers in the WWE. Bella is also an actress and model.

The star-studded lineup for the 25th season of “Dancing with the Stars” includes former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens, Hamilton’s Jordan Fisher and “Property Brothers” co-host Drew Scott. Other stars include Victoria Arlen, Nikki Bella and Frankie Muniz. Fan-favorite pros Mark Ballas and Cheryl Burke also return to the dance floor this season, along with hosts Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews.

The judging panel features Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli. Their scores, along with America’s votes, determine which couples will go home and which ones will advance to compete for the coveted Mirrorball trophy.

“Dancing with the Stars” airs every Monday night at 8 p.m. on ABC.

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