Batsman Alex Hales, who’s representing Trent Rockets, endured blows on his groin off successive deliveries in a match throughout The Hundred competitors, leaving fellow England cricketers in splits.
Hales was dealing with left-arm tempo bowler Reece Topley of the Oval Invincibles franchise when he was hit on the groin on the thirteenth and 14th deliveries on Sunday night time.
The batsman lay writhing in ache following the first blow after failing to attach bat to ball however managed to stand up and bat once more. Moving a bit in direction of the off, he once more tried to hit the ball on the leg-aspect however missed it. The ball once more struck his groin.
— Spark Sport (@sparknzsport) August 9, 2021
England batsman Sam Billings might see the humorous aspect of it and tweeted, “Haven’t ever laughed like that on a cricket field! [emoticons: rolling on the floor laughing].”
Haven’t ever laughed like that on a cricket area! https://t.co/EgTlhbaaNh
— Sam Billings (@sambillings) August 8, 2021
The Hundred’s media wing wasn’t additionally left behind.
“Every… ball… counts?,” its official deal with tweeted the competitors’s tagline together with a video.
Every… ball… counts?pic.twitter.com/BYpUZ54hLo
— The Hundred (@thehundred) August 8, 2021
England all-rounder Liam Livingstone, who himself was hit a number of occasions on the groin throughout a Big Bash sport in Australia and is taking part in for Birmingham Phoenix, tweeted, “I feel you Alex.”
I really feel you Alex
— Liam Livingstone (@liaml4893) August 8, 2021
Hales’s group-mate Samuel Cook stated after the match, “I think Alex Hales is still rolling around in the changing room. To get one in that area is bad enough but to get two in a row is tough. He’s talking to us with a high voice!.”
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