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Bolt + lightning = the coolest picture of the decade

Yes way.

WE KNOW WHAT you’re thinking: ‘that can’t be real!’

We know because we thought the exact same thing. But this happened.

One lucky, skilful photographer had his finger on the button at precisely the right moment to capture one of nature’s most dominant forces… and some lightning in the same frame.

The snapper, Olivier Morin was working for AFP and they’ve tweeted the glorious image.

What next? Gareth Bale with some hay? Kelly Slater on a roof? Michael Schumacher rustling up some sneaks? This opens up a whole new world of sporting possibilities.

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Sean Farrell

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