Piers Morgan has rib broken by Australian fast bowler Brett Lee (VIDEO)

Controversial TV host Piers Morgan has faced former Ausse fast bowler Brett Lee in a one-over cricket challenge in Melbourne.

Piers’s foolhardy challenge against one of the fastest bowlers in world cricket was the result of a Twitter spat – and the 48-year-old CNN talk show host was left rueing his bravery on Twitter, earning a broken rib from one of the bouncers…

Watch Piers Morgan face an over from Brett Lee (contains swearing):