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Australia PM becomes water boy during Prime Minister's XI match against Sri Lanka | See pics

Australia PM Scott Morrison surprised everyone when he entered the field as a water boy during the warm-up match between Prime Minister's XI and Sri Lanka.

IANS Reported by: IANS Canberra Published on: October 24, 2019 19:48 IST
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Australia PM Scott Morrison surprised everyone when he entered the field as a water boy.

In a rare occasion on a cricket field, Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison acted as a water boy during a practice game between the Prime Minister's XI and Sri Lanka at the Manuka Oval here on Thursday.

Morrison was seen carrying drinks for the Prime Minister's XI and pictures of him doing the job has left the world pleasantly surprised. Meanwhile, Morrison also garnered a lot of respect in social media for his humbleness.

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Australia PM enters the field as water boy.

In the low scoring T20 match, the Prime Minister's XI won the game by one wicket against the Islanders. The visitors batted first and could only put on 130 runs for the loss of eight wickets in their allotted 20 overs.

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Australia PM put his shoes back on in the bunker after running water on the field.

In reply, Harry Nielsen hit a 50-ball 79, but the hosts' batting line-up fell like a pack of cards and they lost nine wickets before Fawad Ahmed steered his side to victory with a ball to spare.