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Monty Panesar is Dancing On Ice's seventh celebrity skater

Published: Thu 02 Nov 2017

Monty Panesar is Dancing On Ice's seventh celebrity skater 
 
Monty Panesar has today been confirmed as the seventh celebrity to compete in Dancing on Ice 2018. 
 
The news was confirmed during a live radio interview on BBC Radio Five Live. 
 
Monty will meet his professional skating partner in the coming days before embarking on training ahead of the new series, which returns to ITV in the New Year. 
 
The 12 celebrities will be skating to impress the ice panel, consisting of skating legends Torvill and Dean, show favourite Jason Gardiner and one remaining judge, as well as the viewers at home. 
 
Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby return to host the show. 
 
Monty joins previously confirmed celebrities Brooke Vincent, Cheryl Baker, Kem Cetinay, Candice Brown, Max Evans and Jake Quickenden. 
 
Monty said "This is a great opportunity to keep myself fit and motivated and try a different sport. I’m looking forward to it, it’s going to be very exciting.”