After they’d performed the Waltz, Tess joked about Stacey burping.
She told the 31-year-old: “You are so lady-like in the Waltz.”
Stacey replied: “Well, that’s what they say Tess.”
Tess then added: “And, you didn’t burp once?”
“That’s so embarrassing,” Stacey said covering her face. “How embarrassing that they put that in.”
Kevin warned her: “Don’t burp anymore.”
Stacey laughed: “No, must do that.”
“You did it,” Tess replied taking a cheeky swipe at the star and nudging her.
Despite, Stacey’s concerns about burping during the routine, she stunned the judges and scored 32 points.
Following the performance, Kevin gave a sweet message to his celebrity partner.
He pulled Stacey in close and said: “Well done.
“Really, really proud of you.”
Kevin then told Stacey to “stay there” as he wanted her to see those in the audience applauding her.
Stacey is the favourite to win this year’s Strictly Come Dancing.
Bookmakers OddsMonkey revealed her odds of lifting the Glitterball Trophy are at just 11.8.
A spokesman for the bookies told Express.co.uk: “Winner wise, and Stacey’s place at the head of the market is getting stronger and stronger.
“Joe has seen a lot of money too, and is now second favourite at 3/1 just ahead of Faye at 7/2.”
Meanwhile, Danny John-Jules is the favourite to be eliminated this weekend.
Strictly Come Dancing continues tomorrow on BBC One at 7.50pm.
STACEY DOOLEY: 5 FACTS ABOUT THE STRICTLY COME DANCING STAR
Stacey made her first TV appearance at 21
Stacey was just 21-years-old when she appeared in Blood, Sweat and T-Shirt, which aired on the BBC in April 2008. She starred in the documentary along other participants but ended up landing her own series.
Stacey has her own documentary series
Following on from Blood, Sweat and T-Shirts, Stacey went on to work on her own documentaries for BBC Three. She covered topics including child labour, sex trafficking and sex slavery. She continues to make documentaries for the BBC today.
Who is Stacey Dooley’s boyfriend?
Stacey has been in a relationship with her boyfriend Sam Tucknott for three years. She has spoken openly about their romance on Jessie Ware’s podcast Table Manners.
Stacey was awarded an MBE
In the 2018 Birthday Honours, Stacey was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire for her services to broadcasting.
Where did Stacey grow up?
Stacey grew up in Luton and left school at the age of 16. She went to work as a shop assistant in Luton airport and also worked at a hairdressers in Bramingham. She started her television career after Blood, Sweat and T-shirts aired .