Following the euphoria of Australia’s World Cup semi-final win over India, Michael Clarke was left stumped by a question from an English journalist during the post-match press conference.
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Having just celebrated his side’s 95-run win, Clarke was asked by BBC reporter Stephan Shemilt about the “tremendous sex” he had been enjoying during his time as Australian captain.
Vice-captain Steven Smith burst into laughter while an embarrassed Shemilt explained that he meant to say “tremendous success”.
Clarke took it well, replying: “How well do you know me?”
“It’s a question for my wife”.
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So I’ve just accidentally asked @MClarke23 about his sex life. He took it well.
— Stephan Shemilt (@stephanshemilt) March 26, 2015
Shemilt took to Twitter later on to tell everyone about his gaffe: