Brit Sports Presenter Strips To His Undies After Losing Bet

Brit Sports Presenter Strips To His Undies After Losing Bet

BBC One sports broadcaster Gary Lineker lost a bet over the weekend and had to present the news in his undies on British TV.

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The stunt came after Lineker, a retired English football player, promised to strip if his team Leicester FC won the 2016 Premier League. After Leicester held onto top spot by beating Chelsea 2-1 last December, Lineker posted on Twitter:

The 55-year-old was true to his word, introducing the BBC’s Match of the Day programme wearing just a pair of white boxer shorts.

The underwear brand Sunspel which makes the cotton boxer shorts, scored too. According to Sunspel, the niche brand saw its Instagram following boosted by 1 per cent.

The undie brand took to social media to talk up its appearance: