Tonya Harding, Adam Rippon, and more are hitting the ballroom
Let's play ball(room)
Ten current and former athletes will compete for the mirror ball beginning April 30 on ABC. First up: the infamous Tonya Harding, paired with the lucky Sasha Farber.
Mirai Nagasu with Alan Bersten
The photo doesn’t give it away? That’s the figure skater who became the first American woman to land a triple axel at the Winter Olympics.
Adam Rippon and Jenna Johnson
The hugely-popular figure skater became the first openly gay U.S. athlete to medal at the Winter Olympics.
Johnny Damon and Emma Slater
He played outfield in the major leagues but he’s retired. You can put down that bat now, big guy!
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Lindsay Arnold
Grab those 8-inch heels, grrl! This should be interesting.
Jennie Finch Daigle and Keo Motsepe
Get the glove? She used to be a softball pitcher but now she’s an ESPN analyst.
Josh Norman and Sharna Burgess
Oh good, the cornerback for the Washington Redskins is used to wearing body-hugging Lycra.
Chris Mazdzer and Witney Carson
He won the silver at the Winter Olympics in the men’s single luge.
Jamie Anderson and Artem Chigvintsev
Let’s hope the Olympic snowboarder has something way lighter to wear in the ballroom.
She’s the superstar college basketball player from the University of Notre Dame, who’ll be paired with Gleb Savchenko.