Connor Ball Reveals He’s Still Feeling Effects Of Grisly Dancing On Ice Injury Months Later

Former Dancing On Ice contestant Connor Ball has admitted he’s continue to experience the results of his grisly injuries in the course of last year’s sequence.

Before this 12 months, The Vamps’ bassist produced it to the semi-finals of Dancing On Ice, but it wasn’t all smooth-sailing, as he suffered a variety of falls throughout his time on the ice.

The most severe of these was during a reside exhibit in March, when Connor took a tumble on the ice and sliced his leg open with a skate in a method, leaving him in have to have of stitches.

Talking to The Sunlight almost four months later, Connor mentioned: “I am generally wounded. I have scars, still, and my leg is rather useless. I cannot experience half of my shin even now.

“I went through a nerve and they stated it could possibly come back, or it could possibly by no means.”

Connor Ball and Alexandra Schauman on the ice

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Times right after the first incident, Connor explained: “When I tore off my trousers I was like, ‘ahh there is a big gap in my leg!’. But it is all stitched up now and keeping alongside one another and hunting like a shark bite or something like that.

“In the clip, you really don’t see the blade go into my leg, and I really do not [really know] how it took place possibly, I don’t even know whose blade it was.”

Earlier in the collection, he also fell during a dress rehearsal hrs just before heading dwell, and had to go through crisis stitches when he hit his chin on the ice.

Soon after going his effectiveness to the stop of the live exhibit owing to his injury, matters took one more grim change when his stitches arrived open at the conclusion of his routine.

Regardless of his several injuries and mishaps, the musician finished in fourth position general, at the rear of Brendan Cole, Kimberly Wyatt and eventual winner Regan Gascoigne.