The pair competed against Fleur East and Vito Coppola, Molly Rainford and Carlos Gu, and Helen Skelton and Gorka Marquez in the grand final, which aired earlier tonight (17 December) on BBC One.
Yassin is best known from his work on Countryfile as a guest presenter and cameraman, and he can also be seen on the BBC programme Animal Park, and has presented other programmes about Scottish wildlife.
The Strictly winner was selected by means of a public vote, with judges’ scores serving only as guidelines.
In the final, Yassin danced the Salsa to “Ecuador” by Sash! featuring Rodriguez, the Couple’s Choice to “Jerusalema – Remix” by Master KG featuring Burna Boy and Nomcebo Zikode, and their Show Dance was to “Let’s Face The Music And Dance” by Irving Berlin.
Their legendary Couple’s Choice brought the judges and the viewers to tears, and earned the pair their first perfect 40 of the series.
On winning, Yassin said: “This is the best thing thasts ever happened to me.”