Ted Cruz Beats Jimmy Kimmel In Charity Basketball Game

Ted Cruz and Jimmy Kimmel
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Ted Cruz and Jimmy Kimmel

Ted Cruz might not test well in the court of public opinion, but there is one court where the Republican senator can dominate: a literal basketball court. The Texas politician bested late night host Jimmy Kimmel in a charity basketball game on Saturday (June 16), with Cruz beating Kimmel 11-9 to benefit the Texas Children’s Hospital.              

There’s no hard feelings, clearly, with the politically opposed figures making nice on social media after the game; you can catch footage from the Blobfish Basketball Classic (yes, that's its real name) on Monday (June 18) night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!        



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