Every player trains hard through several exercise and nutrition techniques in order to avoid getting injured. Nevertheless, a sport injury can happen without warning at any time during the game. Sports playing is an amazing way to stay fit but It’s also an easy way to get injured. These injuries may be minor or major, some of the injured players might be fortunate to heal quickly and go back to the game. While some may be on the sidelines for a long time. At times, the injury might be a career-ending sign for some players.
For so many years, there have been several unforgettable sports injuries that have landed some major athletes and players on the sidelines. The consequences of on-the-field speed and power that has landed most players in the worst injuries ever. And It’s always sad to see a talented athlete or player carted off by paramedics, such moments are hard to forget. Here are some of the worst injuries in sports caught on camera:
Pro Weightlifter Suffered a Dislocated Elbow Injury
Janos Baranyai, a professional Hungary weightlifter got injured during the 2008 Beijing Olympic games. His right elbow was dislocated tearing the ligaments and muscle. The elbow popped out of its socket when he was attempting to lift 148 kilograms in the men’s 77-kilogram division. As he lifted the barbell over his head, his right elbow bent towards the back. He screamed in pain with his lower arm at an unbearable angle, then the barbell fell on his back.
French Gymnast Landed Badly on The Vault and Broke His Leg
The French Gymnast, Samir Ait Said broke his left leg when he landed badly on the vault. In Rio 2016 Olympics, during the men’s team gymnastic competition, Samir’s leg snapped after landing on the vault, the lower leg – below the knee swayed at a right angle as he fell to the floor.
Manchester United Defender broke his leg in two places
Luke Shaw, Manchester United Defender broke his leg in two places in a United’s Champions League match against PSV Eindhoven in September 2015. He was tackled by PSV Eindhoven defender Hector Moreno and he suffered a double fracture of his right leg in the process. He was carted off to the hospital in a stretcher on a trolley immediately.
Seahawks Cornerback Player Suffered Left Arm Injury
Jeremy Lane, Seattle Seahawks cornerback suffered a broken arm during the Super Bowl XLIX, when he got the interception of Tom Brady. When he fell to the ground, he launched out his left arm to prop his fall as he shoved it into the ground. He then suffered a compound fracture and his left arm got broken, he also got a torn anterior cruciate knee ligament in the process.
Atlanta Braves Pitcher Suffered Broken Ankle When He Was Stepped On
Tim Hudson, Atlanta Braves Pitcher was carted off Citi Field, after Eric Young Jr. accidentally stepped on his ankle when playing at first base. Tim’s ankle almost cracked into half as his opponent tried to race him to the bag. Tim fell to the ground and it was obvious that he was in pain. However, Eric apologized and shook Tim’s hand before he was carted off.