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Monday 1st June 2020

'Smart' Stacey Solomon SHOCKS The Chase fans by winning £60k

Viewers were left gobsmacked after she beat Chaser, Anne Hegerty

Stacey Solomon has only gone and beat the notoriously difficult-to-beat Anne Hagarty on The Chase, a celebrity special.

The former X Factor star, who is normally known for her ditzy attitude, shocked everybody as she went into the final.

Stacey, 27, played alongside TV presenter Matt Allwright, newsreader Louise Minchin and actor Keith Allen and added £60,000 to their prize pot.

The deciding question was: "The song lyric 'I'm gonna be your number one' appeared in what Blondie number one hit?"

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She answered correctly with The Tide Is High.

After winning, host Bradley Walsh said: "Stacey Solomon, you have just beaten the number two female quizzer on the planet."

She excitedly responded: "That makes me the number one!"

Not quite Stace, but you did pretty well!

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Viewers took to Twitter to share their shock.

"Stacey isn't as thick as she makes out,"said one user.

There were a lot of viewers that were quick to praise her, but some just weren't so sure they believe what they were seeing!

One viewer stated that 2016 is a strange year considering Stacey beat Anne!

We're a bit weirded out too.

Who knew Stace had smarts?!