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West Indies cricket team rocks Gangnam Style… Novak Djokovic not so much

It was bound to happen eventually. After making its way out of YouTube (where it’s the most watched video in history) and onto dancefloors around the world, Psy’s Gangnam Style has become a sporting celebration.

Stuart Thomas: Senior Reporter
Stuart Thomas joined the Burn Media team in 2011 while finishing off an MA in South African Literature. Eager to prove his geek credentials, he allowed himself... More

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This past weekend saw two contrasting examples of sports stars doing the “horsey dance” as they celebrated their respective tournament victories.

First off, the West Indies cricket team, which won the 2012 ICC World T20 championship against host team Sri Lanka:

Look at the spontaneity, the natural poise and rhythm. Man those guys are cool.

Now let’s take a look tennis world number one Novak Djokovic having a go at Gangnam Style after wining the China Open:

Look, Djokovic is generally a good guy. He’s the comedian of the professional tennis circuit, but he looks awkward as hell trying to dance in front off a stadium full of people.

West Indies:1 Novak Djokovic: 0