A pole vaulter was caught on a rope during a hilarious incident that happened on the sidelines Australian class cricket Contest.
On Wednesday (January 12), The Grade Cricketer posted a hilarious clip of the accident, in which the pole vaulter was seen trying to get through the ropes but was sprained and stuck.
The event comes from a Victorian Premier League cricket match, with Melbourne University Cricket Club facing Footscray Cricket Club.
Pole vaulter gets stuck on rope during grade level competition in Australia
The clip of the funny accident shared by The Grade Cricket went viral on Twitter as soon as it was revealed, with fans bursting into laughter and sharing their amusing reactions to the incident.
The vaulter was about to flick and jump over the rope as usual, but when his strut got stuck on the turf, he couldn’t reach the desired height and fell badly on the rope.
The vaulter does his thing off the field of the MUCC vs. FCC Super Slam.
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– Grade Cricketer (@gradecricketer) January 11, 2022
Here’s how multiple fans reacted to the pole vault incident on Twitter:
Think you’re a bit of a pole vaulter?
— Stephen Hatfield (@gingerwizarduk) January 11, 2022
He should stand out from the long run
— Ian Glass (@gla55ers) January 11, 2022
Our new live stream has many benefits. Last night’s T20’s background shots were probably the best yet. https://t.co/0EGhYwpsLv
– Benjamin Rolfs (@Ben_Rolfs) January 12, 2022
missed *so much* https://t.co/hKOJ5sZmDL
– Juris Graney (@JurisGraney) January 11, 2022
Gotta love suburban sports
— JHewy23 (@JasonHewitt23) January 11, 2022
Grade cricket is very popular in Australia and plays a vital role in a cricketer’s journey from grassroots to senior national level domestic competition and from there to the international stage.