Luck is something which can go either way and can also desert the most deserved contender, especially in the game of cricket.
We saw South African batsman Hashim Amla get out in a funny but absurd fashion last week against India as he left a straight delivery and was clean bowled.
He looked stunned but bowler Mohammed Shami looked ecstatic as his side India had picked up a crucial second wicket, which helped them edge closer to a win at Johannesburg.
But this was a rare misjudgement—despite the pitch offering some uneven bounce, it was still a remarkable way to go.
Let's take a look at some of the weirdest dismissals in the game of cricket...
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