Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) poked fun at himself with a video showing him practicing for his upcoming charity basketball game against late night host Jimmy Kimmel.
“Am working hard to get ready for the big game on Saturday. @jimmykimmel — are you scared yet? I’m playing better than ever,” Cruz tweeted.
The tweet was accompanied by a video that showed Cruz missing jump shots and lay-ups, set to the “Chariots of Fire” theme song.
— Ted Cruz (@tedcruz) June 14, 2018
Cruz and Kimmel agreed earlier this month to compete in a charity one-on-one basketball game after the “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” host had poked fun at Cruz for attending a Houston Rockets playoff game with a “super cool T-shirt over the polo look.” – READ MORE[give_form id=”79809″] [contentcards url=”http://thehill.com/homenews/senate/392224-ted-cruz-shares-basketball-training-video-as-he-prepares-for-one-on-one-game” target=”_blank”]