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But because audiences at home kept voting to keep him in the dance show, celebrities who were better than him kept getting the push.
IFyou had put money last week on a New Zealand coach of a Six Nations side getting the push, Graham Henry would have been the odds-on choice.
While last week's four-way poll went all the way to the wire, with Thomas getting the push by just one per cent from Darren, the five survivors did no one any favours with their in-house nominations this week.