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Dance with the stars season 30 names a winner


And the winner is…

Iman Shumpert and Daniella Karagach! On Monday, November 22, the dancing duo won the first prize for season 30 of Dancing with the stars: The coveted Mirrorball trophy. The pair weren’t necessarily the expected winners for tonight’s final episode, as the final showdown featured fierce competition. We are of course referring to the rivals of Iman and Daniella Jojo siwa and Jenna Johnson Chmerkovskiy; Amanda kloots and Alan bersten; Cody rigsby and Cheryl Burke.

Nonetheless, Shumpert’s great victory is historic, since the We have love Teyana and Iman star is the first former NBA player to win DWTS. Congratulation!!

Although this season has been one of Dancing with the starsbetter, it was not without drama. Specifically, COVID-19 appeared to be the biggest challenge for production, with Rigsby and Burke having tested positive earlier in the competition and are judging Derek hough get diagnosed with the virus less than a week before the final.

“I wanted you to hear it straight from me,” Derek said in an Instagram video on Nov. 16. “Even though I have been fully vaccinated, I have just been diagnosed with a groundbreaking case of COVID… I feel strong, but I am currently following the advice of medical professionals. I am doing everything I can to get better as quickly as possible. I’m in quarantine right now and will make sure to keep you all up to date with what’s going on. “

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