When Boris Johnson picked up a ball on Monday to promote a free basketball festival to take place in London, a crowd looked on as he made many attempts to net a shot.
However, as this video shows, his determination paid off, as he netted what can only be described as an 'odds defying' score.
After the incredible shot Boris joked: "Let's be clear, I was saving that up, I could have done it at any time".
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