Joe Sugg speaks out on rumours he’s dating his Strictly dance partner

25 October 2018, 17:18 | Updated: 25 October 2018, 17:24

Joe Sugg Strictly Come Dancing
Joe Sugg Strictly Come Dancing. Picture: Getty

By Jazmin Duribe

Joe Sugg is 'absolutely not' dating his Strictly Come Dancing partner Dianne Buswell.

Rumours began swirling that Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell were doing a lot more than the tango, after the professional her split from her soap star boyfriend Anthony Quinlan earlier this month. Their performance over the weekend did little to quash the rumours either.

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The pair danced the Waltz to The Rainbow Connection by Sleeping At Last, which was praised by the judges.

After scoring them a 7, Darcey Bussell told Joe Sugg: "You are actually leading your lady, and that's exactly what you want to see a gentleman do. I was really impressed, you're becoming a real ballroom gentleman. They were creating, actually, a sweet romance out there."

Meanwhile guest judge Alfonso Ribeiro notice Joe and Dianne's "magical connection". Obvsss that got get everyone Twitter talking too, with fans commenting on their "chemistry". reported that Joe and Dianne are in a relationship behind the scenes, but a representative for the YouTuber has insisted it's "absolutely not true". Yep, he's still on the market ladies – don't all rush at once.

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Dianne's ex also revealed that the breakdown of his relationship with the professional dancer was just down to distance and not a behind the scenes romance.

Dianne and Joe will leave their fans hot under the collar on Saturday night though, and not because of the relationship rumours. Joe confirmed he'd be hitting the dancefloor to none other than 5 Seconds of Summer’s 'Youngblood'. So as you can imagine wigs were flying and the internet is counting down the seconds till Saturday night. Roll on the weekend!