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Strictly's Fullerton says votes are for Anton

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Fullerton - "Everyone is being so sweet that Anton has a partner that can dance and then I keep goofing up"

Strictly Come Dancing contestant Fiona Fullerton has said that people are voting for her professional partner Anton du Beke rather than her.

In an interview with The Sun, Fullerton said: "Public support has been extraordinary and it is lovely they believe in us. I have to say the vast majority are voting for Anton and that is absolutely lovely."

She continued: "Everyone is being so sweet that Anton has a partner that can dance and then I keep goofing up. I really feel I am letting him down and I know I have the capability to do so much better."

Fullerton also revealed that she is struggling with nerves and self-doubt regarding her performances.

She said: "I've been looking on the internet about how to focus and lose the nerves; it's interesting how psychologically your mind can play all sorts of tricks on you even though you tell yourself otherwise.

"I feel like I'm in control but then my self-belief evaporates as if I've got a voice in my head that goes, 'You can't do this'."

Fullerton added: "In training it doesn't happen at all. It's the same in the dress rehearsal; it's as if someone's flicking that insecurity switch as soon as we get live."

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