KEVIN O’BRIEN smashed his OWN automotive windscreen with a large six that flew out of the bottom.
The Eire star, 36, bludgeoned eight enormous sixes throughout a brutal T20 innings in Dublin this week.
Kevin O’Brien broke his personal automotive windscreen with an enormous six this weekCredit score: https://twitter.com/Irelandcricket
The Eire star hit eight sixes en path to 82 runs – with one breaking his automotive windscreenCredit score: Sportsfile
O’Brien, enjoying for Leinster Lightning, crashed a quickfire 82 to guide his aspect to victory over North-West Warriors.
And sadly for O’Brien, certainly one of his large maximums despatched the ball flying into his personal automotive and shattering the windscreen.
O’Brien – who famously blasted a century when Eire beat England on the 2011 World Cup – may barely consider his misfortune after seeing the ball join together with his Toyota.
Fortuitously for the Irish all-rounder, he was capable of get it mounted rapidly – as he’s a model ambassador for the automotive firm.
Toyota tweeted: “Our SMASHING Model Ambassador was straight in to us right here @ToyotaLongMile after his Man of the Match efficiency right now for Leinster.
“Considered one of his massive hits managed to do that to his personal again window!!
“Don’t be concerned we’ll get it mounted up nearly as good as new!!”
In the course of the recreation in Dublin, O’Brien crashed 82 runs from simply 37 balls within the rain-affected conflict.
The match was lowered to 12 overs apiece – and O’Brien helped Leinster go at over ten runs per over to achieve 124-4.
Regardless of Will Porterfield’s 50, the Warriors by no means actually got here shut, shedding by 24 runs by way of the Duckworth-Lewis method.