For the show’s seventh season, Maurice Greene pairs up with professional dancer Cheryl Burke, a two-time champ on “Dancing With the Stars.”
Once named the world’s fastest man, Greene tries his hand at the cha-cha, foxtrot, quickstep and other popular dances for a shot at the “DWTS” crown.
Maurice and Cheryl tweak their routine before the big day on “DWTS.”
Maurice proved to be a skillful competitor for his first showing on the dance floor. The dancing pair received an opening score of 21 for their energetic presentation of the mambo.
The former track and field sprinter and his partner Cheryl hang out backstage.
For week 2, the dancing stars performed the rumba. Maurice received positive feedback and hoped to boost his score of 19 points for week 3’s jive.
Maurice’s delivery was over our heads. He and partner Cheryl performed the jive and received a score of 24 for week 3. It was no surprise that the judges praised him for his high energy and lively performance.