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Nastia Liukin, Sasha Farber Quickstep Their Way to A Perfect ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Score

Nastia Liukin and her temporary pro dance partner Sasha Farber danced the quickstep Monday night on Dancing With the Stars–all the way to a perfect score. The pair earned 40 out of a possible 40 points from the judges. Four couples remain in season 20’s competition. In addition to Nastia Liukin and Sasha Farber (Do you think Derek Hough will …

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Nastia Liukin Was Pushed By Producers, Derek Hough Says

Nastia Liukin had a rough week on Dancing With The Stars, and a video of her seemingly showing her temper to Derek Hough was released that is casting her in a nasty light. Hough says she doesn’t deserve it, because the producers were pushing her on purpose. Hough took to his TV Guide blog to criticize the way his partner …

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Witney Carson Shares Love for Chris Soules Following ‘DWTS’ Elimination

Witney Carson shared her love for her Dancing With the Stars partner Chris Soules following his elimination from the competition this week. Chris Soules and Witney Carson were guests on Good Morning America the morning after the elimination. They and fellow dancers Kym Johnson and Robert Herjavec all bid the show adieu on Tuesday night. While chatting on GMA, Witney …

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Nastia Liukin, Sasha Farber High ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Scorers in Derek Hough’s Absence

Nastia Liukin and Sasha Farber were the high scorers on Dancing With the Stars this week–even in light of Derek Hough’s absence on the dance floor. Hough is nursing a couple of injuries, so Farber filled in for the pro dancer. “Derek’s definitely got some big shoes to fill…It’s not the best circumstance for me to step in,” Sasha said …

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Sasha Farber to Replace Derek Hough on Dancing With the Stars?

Sasha Farber will be training with Dancing With the Stars contestant Nastia Liukin during Derek Hough’s absence. Hough injured his foot and ankle recently and needs some time for healing. This is leaving some to wonder if Sasha Farber will be replacing Derek Hough for the remainder of this season. People magazine reported recently on the immediate plan for Team …

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Nastia Liukin of ‘DWTS’ Learns a Thing or Two About Dancing For the Fun of It From Derek Hough

Nastia Liukin, who has become the darling of season 20 of Dancing With the Stars, is relying on partner Derek Hough to help her with one flaw in her dancing. Nastia Liukin is at the golf of the leaderboard and received the first nine of the season with Hough; however, while she has no trouble with the dance moves, she …

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Kacy Catanzaro Talks ‘American Ninja Warrior’ Accomplishment, Future Aspirations

Kacy Catanzaro made history July 14 when she became the first woman to complete the American Ninja Warrior obstacle course, landing herself a spot in the finals. The former NCAA gymnast told Entertainment Weekly the outpouring of support she’s received following her victory has been amazing. Fans and celebrities have been giving shout-outs to the triumphant athlete — including a …

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Nastia Liukin Falls During Uneven Bars, Receives Standing Ovation

Nastia Liukin, the Olympic gold medalist who was hoping to secure at spot at this year’s Summer Olympics in London, watched her dreams shatter as she fell hard onto the mat during Sunday’s finals. This incident follows a similar occurrence during Friday’s competition, which found Liukin breaking form and landing on her back. Unwilling to let her career end on …

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