The Austrian national rugby team tried to get over their defeat by Lithuania by staging a mass striptease in the capital Vilnius late on Saturday, only to find they had been caught on video and put on the Internet. Vilnius, May The Austrian national rugby team tried to get over their defeat by Lithuania by staging a mass striptease in the capital Vilnius late on Saturday, only to find they had been caught on video and put on the Internet. The video, put out by a blogger on social community website Virb and then taken up by the Lithuanian news portal Delfi, showed a group of 20 men singing and stripping off their clothes on a street in central Vilnius, while people in a nearby bar clapped and cheered. I guess the defeat could have prompted them to do that," Lithuanian rugby federation President Aleksandras Makarenka told Reuters. Delfi quoted the Vilnius police chief as saying stripping in public could be considered an act of hooliganism -- but by then the Austrian team had gone home.
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Austrian rugby strip show caught on Lithuania video
May 6, at am 5 comments. Well, this team of striptease dancers in their part time playing rugby and call themselves the Austrian National rugby team. On Saturday this team suffered a crushing defeat against the Lithuanian rugby team by
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