When you will have your much-deserved drink after work immediately, please bear in mind to pour one out immediately for Alex Hales’ testicles. The English cricketer is making worldwide headlines on Monday after video emerged of him being hit within the nuts. Not as soon as, however twice — in a row.
The 32-year-old batsman was making an attempt to will the Trent Rockets to victory, chasing a run goal when tragedy struck. A bouncing ball, touring at over 80 miles per hour, careened proper into his undercarriage. Hales collapsed in a heap, as one does, whereas the group roared with laughter at his plight. Exhibiting completely zero sympathy, an Oval Invincibles participant stood over him, making the entire second much more humiliating.
Then, the unthinkable occurred. Lastly returning to his ft after being checked on by medical workers, Hales returned to the crease to a mocking heroes welcome. Able to put the entire embarrassing second behind him, Hales ready to bat after which … BOOM!
One other pitch, one other bounce straight into his groin. I don’t know the percentages of this occurring, nevertheless it needs to be within the one-in-a-million vary, or one thing equally preposterous.
So, regardless of how unhealthy the begin to your week is, at all times bear in mind: No less than you’re not Alex Hales.