I believed I’d damaged Pietersen’s nostril: Trescothick opens up on 2005 Lahore social gathering
England’s former opening batsman Marcus Trescothick, whereas talking on ‘The Shackles Are Off’ podcast, revealed that he headbutted batsman Kevin Pietersen throughout a celebration in Lahore and thought he had damaged his nostril.
The occasion passed off in 2005 after a loss in opposition to Pakistan within the second Take a look at in Lahore left your complete England facet disillusioned with their earlier efficiency.
“There was one evening in Lahore of all locations. After the 2005 (Ashes) collection, so the tip of 2005. We misplaced the second Take a look at match and the collection was over. Vodaphone had organised a karaoke evening for us within the resort. It was only for the gamers and the workers however everybody was so aggravated and disillusioned that solely about eight of us turned up,” Trescothik mentioned. “We had this huge room and a karaoke machine. You understand how exhausting it’s to get a drink in Pakistan, it’s nigh on unimaginable. We had all this beer, tequila and stuff that had rocked up from the excessive fee.”
The 44-year-old revealed that it was probably the most entertaining karaoke nights he had ever heard of.
“There have been about eight of us there simply messing round and it was one of the entertaining karaoke nights I’ve ever heard. I feel it was me, KP, Paul Nixon, Hoggard was there and Jim the man from Vodaphone,” he mentioned. “I can’t keep in mind as a result of had been absolute smashed to bits. I keep in mind headbutting KP and I believed I’d damaged his nostril. He had pinned me down on the ground and I simply went ‘bang’ like that and nutted him one on the bridge of his nostril. We had been mucking about – an excessive amount of tequila does that to you, doesn’t it.”
The opening batsman acknowledged that the gamers concerned had a good time and ended the evening by singing to an empty room.
“In the midst of Lahore, on this resort the place nobody else is aware of and behind closed doorways–it was the most effective karaoke singing you’ve ever heard. On the finish of all of it of us, all eight of us or no matter it was, acquired on stage and simply sang to the empty room,” he concluded.Disclaimer:We do not allow users to post content which is copyright and We take strict actions against the users who post infringement content on our website.Although we do not host any content, users post embed videos from youtube, facebook, Dailymotion and Vimeo and are moderated before posting but we still take strict action against the copyright videos posted.If you are an official representative of any company whose videos are posted illegally on our website or you think some video infringe the copyright then you can simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org