One brave (stupid) rugby player took an unusual approach to getting some female company on a lonely night over Christmas and messaged 52 girls asking them if they were free.
Rugby player Don Flanagan, from Batley, West Yorkshire, messaged all the girls in his phone book at the same time and all in the same group.
He wrote: ‘Hia girls you alright, it’s Dom I just couldn’t be a***** texting you all individually, what you all doing tonight?’
Needless to say, the maverick move didn’t go down that well…
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5. Martin Castrogiovanni in Vegas, 2016
Italy prop Martin Castrogiovanni had been suspended by his club Racing 92 after pictures of him partying in Las Vegas surfaced on social media with Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
The 34-year-old had told Racing that he could not play in their Champions Cup semi-final clash with Leicester Tigers as he had a family matter to attend to in Argentina. Naughty boy.
4. England vs dwarves, 2011
Current Captain Mike Tindall was leading his country into battle at the 2011 Rugby World Cup but still had time to play a part in the ‘Mad Midget Weekender’ along with a number of other squad members.