They finished in second place, losing to the team of Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke.
Smirnoff returned on the show on March 19, 2007 for Season 4, this time partnered with Billy Ray Cyrus, country singer and .
Her partner for Season 5 of the show was current five-division world champion boxer, Floyd Mayweather Jr.The famed ballroom dancer, 37, is no longer engaged to Jason Adelman, reports TMZ.Adelman, 37, reportedly called it quits because his former fiancée holds “different family values.” To add insult to injury, Adelman says Smirnoff’s allegedly questionable behavior toward male dancers left him feeling uncomfortable.and I wanted all of my incredible family to hear it directly from me,” the 37-year-old Ukranian-born ballroom dancer writes.“After a lot of thought and prayer, I’ve decided to focus my energies on some other exciting endeavors including adding author to my resume.” “I have absolutely loved dancing for all of you for all these years and feel blessed to have been given a platform to put my passion for dance, choreography and creativity on display,” she continues, adding, “ has been a huge part of my life for the last 10 years and i will always have a special place in my heart for it.” Smirnoff goes on to say, “I am thrilled that now you will be seeing more of me in new arenas in the days and weeks to come.On October 16, 2007, Karina and Floyd were the fourth couple eliminated from competition and came in 9th place.She returned for Season 6, partnered with singer Mario and finished in 5th place.Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! She has been ranked second in the world Smirnoff was born in Kharkov, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union on January 2, 1978. When she was five years old, she began taking ballet lessons, followed by gymnastics, aerobics, figure skating, ballroom dancing and piano before going to Fordham University, during which time she picked up her interest in dancing again. ) is a Ukrainian American professional ballroom dancer. Smirnoff has won the title at the UK Open, is a three-time champion at the US Open, two-time champion at the Asian Open, five-time champion at the Dutch Open, and five-time US National Professional Champion.My first book was released today and I look forward to hearing from you as you read it!” She concludes by thanking her fans, noting, “I love all of you so very much and couldn’t feel more grateful for your support in all that I do!