Christine McGuinness got here second throughout a problem on the most recent instalment of latest ITV present The Games.
The programme sees celebrities compete in a sequence of athletic occasions after present process 12 weeks of gruelling coaching. The 12 acquainted faces will go head-to-head in a spread of sporting challenges, throughout per week of dwell reveals amidst fierce competitors.
Hosted by Holly Willoughby and Freddie Flintoff, the present sees contestants pulled out of their consolation zones to be coached as athletes, swimmers and cyclists, to compete within the hope of coming prime of the medals desk and being topped the winner of the competitors.
Thursday’s episodes noticed the celebs tackle a velodrome race, utilizing purpose-built bicycles. Aggressive as ever, Chelcee Grimes flew off because the race obtained underway, but it surely meant dangerous information for certainly one of her opponents.
As Chelcee pushed forward, she knocked into Christine McGuinness’ bike and nearly knocked her seat off. After the race, which Chelcee received, she mentioned: “I felt bad the whole way because of the start, I was so in my own head about getting out quick because I felt like I was quite far down the pecking order.
“However, clearly, I took Christine out. Christine, I am so sorry.” An unimpressed looking Christine told presenter Alex Scott: “My seat has been wonky the entire manner around the monitor. I could not sit straight.
“Look at my seat. I’m gutted”.
Followers had been fast to slam the present as “unfair” over what occurred. Taking to Twitter, Amanda Ollerenshaw mentioned: “Christine should be given the chance to race against Chelsea again seeing as it was Chelsea’s fault falling into her bike and causing the seat to come lose.”
Steffi mentioned: “Surely they should do the race over? Bit unfair on Christine”. Joel W mentioned: “Woman’s cycling was a false start. They should have all been stopped and started again. Christine would have won if her seat hadn’t moved when she was knocked off!”
The Games continues on Friday at 9pm on ITV and the ITV Hub
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