Here's Boris Johnson Inevitably Making An Arse Of Himself In A Tug Of War

    Another one for the Boris Johnson sporting mishap archive.

    Boris Johnson was invited to take part in a tug of war with the armed forces to launch Poppy Day. Here he is limbering up.

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    The mayor of London took it goddamn seriously – look at that athletic form.

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    This is the unmistakable face of a champion.

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    The steely determination of an Olympian.

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    A born warrior, some would say.

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    But then this happened.

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    An absolute nightmare.

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    Yet another one to add to the "Boris Johnson making an arse of himself during sport" archives.

    Jamie Ross is a Scotland reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Edinburgh.

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