In the thirteenth season, Burke was partnered with reality star Rob Kardashian. In Season 15, Burke returns with former partner and Season 3 Champion, Emmitt Smith for a chance to win another mirrorball trophy. For season 16, Burke was partnered with comedian D. They were eliminated third in Week 5 of the competition.During Week 8, she danced a Paso Doble with Jacoby Jones and Karina Smirnoff in the trio challenge.They trained at Palm Beach, Florida's "Paramount Ballroom," which is owned by former U. The dancer returned to the show for Season 7 with partner Maurice Greene.They were eliminated in Week 8 on November 11, 2008 and came in 5th place.
They were the runners-up for the season, losing to Shawn Johnson and Mark Ballas. On October 6, 2009, Cheryl and De Lay withdrew from the competition because De Lay had stress fractures in both feet.The tour wrapped in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on February 10, 2008.Cheryl competed on Season 6 and was partnered with actor Cristián de la Fuente. They made it to the finals and on May 20, 2008, Cheryl and Cristián placed 3rd in the Season 6 competition.For season 17, she was partnered with media personality Jack Osbourne.Osbourne's struggle with multiple sclerosis was a source of inspiration to Burke.Rick Fox was partnered with Burke in the show's eleventh season.