Video: Gareth Bale takes half-court shots in NBA UK challenge and absolutely nails it
Gareth Bale is a pretty decent shooter when it comes to basketball
How good is Gareth Bale at basketball? He’s not great. In fact, he’s awesome! Believe it or not, the most expensive footballer in the world is pretty good when it comes to shooting basketballs from almost 50 feet away.
As part of the NBA UK challenge, the Welsh forward had to take a total of five shots. How many does he make? Enough to go to the top of the Halfcourt challenge leader board! Watch the video and find out.
In the end, he is asked to challenge two others and he picked Real Madrid teammate Luka Modric and F1 driver Lewis Hamilton.