Strictly Come Dancing: The Results returned tonight with this week’s eliminated couple being revealed but before the result, a performance by Nikita and Vito made viewers emotional.

The two professional dancers took to the dance floor as they performed a romantic and emotional dance, leaving some viewers in tears.

Viewers took to social media to share their thoughts on the performance.

The official BBC Strictly Instagram account posted a clip showing the dance with the caption: “I want something just like @nikita__kuzmin and @vitocoppola have in this magical routine #Strictly”

Strictly viewers in tears at ‘beautiful’ professional dance by Nikita and Vito

With a double heart emoji and a rainbow flag, one fan replied to the video, saying: “This made me so happy! Thank you for embracing same sex dancing. It was a beautifully told story!!”

Another said: “That was absolutely beautiful!!”

Fellow professional dancer Dianne Buswell commented: “this was magical @vitocoppola @nikita__kuzmin wow wow wow you boys are just incredible”

Strictly’s Jowita Przystal commented a red heart emoji.