When is the Strictly Come Dancing final? Last week's results and when Strictly is on this weekend- plus favourites to win

The Strictly Come Dancing finale is only a few short weeks away- but when exactly is it on TV?

Sunday, 14th November 2021, 4:45 pm
Updated Wednesday, 24th November 2021, 1:18 pm
The Strictly Come Dancing finale is only a few short weeks away. Photo: Guy Levy/BBC

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Here is when and where you can watch the finale- and the current betting odds.

When is the Strictly final?

The Strictly Come Dancing final will air on Saturday 18 December.

Last year there were three couples in the final, however as Covid could still affect how many couples can compete this may change this season.

Where can I watch it?

The show currently airs on BBC One every Saturday and Sunday night.

Saturday sees each couple dance whereas Sunday presents the results and the eliminations of the week.

The timings for each episode often vary, with Saturday's show set to air at 6.55pm.

The next results and eliminations episode will air of Sunday at 7.20pm.

Stay up to date with the timings for each episode of Strictly via the BBC website.

Who left the competition last weekend?

The most recent celebrity to leave the competition was musician and YouTuber Tom Fletcher.

Rhys Stephenson and his professional partner Nancy Xu were also voted in the bottom two on Sunday but were able to beat Fletcher and his partner Amy Dowden in the dance-off.

What were the scores last weekend?

Tilly Ramsay and Nikita Kuzmin (10 + 10 + 10 + 10) = 40

AJ Odudu and Kai Widdrington (9 + 10 + 10 + 9) = 38

Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice (10 + 9 + 9 + 9) = 37

Rhys Stephenson and Nancy Xu (8 + 8 + 8 + 8) = 32

John Whaite and Johannes Radebe (8 + 8 + 8 + 8) = 32

Tom Fletcher and Amy Dowden (7 + 8 + 8 + 8) = 31

Dan Walker and Nadiya Bychkova (7 + 7 + 9 + 8) = 31

Who is left in the competition?

The remaining contestants include:

AJ Odudu and Kai Widdrington

Dan Walker and Nadiya Bychkova

John Whaite and Johannes Radebe

Rhys Stephenson and Nancy Xu

Rose Ayling-Ellis and Giovanni Pernice

Tilly Ramsay and Nikita Kuzmin

Who are the current favourites to win?

Rose Ayling-Ellis is the current favourite to win after her show-stopping routine with partner Giovanni Pernice earlier this month won the public over.

Odds on Ayling-Ellis are 2/9.

The following are trailing Ayling-Ellis closely:

John Whaite- 17/2

AJ Odudu- 8/1

Rhys Stephenson- 80/1

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