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  • Meet German Field Hockey Players Linus BUTT and Florian FUCHS (Pic)

    Meet German Field Hockey Players Linus BUTT and Florian FUCHS (Pic)

    With thousands of athletes from all corner of the world, there is never a shortage of funny names at the Olympics. However, sometimes there’s just no substitute for good old fashioned serendipity. On Saturday, Germany and Canada kicked off the men’s field hockey tournament at the 2016 Summer Olympics. The Germans won by a score […]

  • French Gymnast That Snapped His Leg Was Dropped While on Stretcher (Video)

    French Gymnast That Snapped His Leg Was Dropped While on Stretcher (Video)

    On Saturday during the Rio Olympics, French gymnast Samir Ait Said suffered one of the more horrible & horrific injuries you will ever see after a failed vault attempt.    My heart sank to my stomach watching this video of French gymnast #SamirAitSaid land.. https://t.co/PXpb4nff7Mhttps://t.co/wDhtvQ5AWi — Perez (@ThePerezHilton) August 7, 2016 His horrible ordeal got that much […]

  • French Gymnast Suffers Horrific Leg Injury After Vault (Video)

    French Gymnast Suffers Horrific Leg Injury After Vault (Video)

    On Saturday, French gymnast Samir Ait Said suffered a horrible & horrific injury after a failed vault attempt.    WARNING: French Gymnast Samir Ait Said broke his leg during on vault. Not a great sight.#Rio2016pic.twitter.com/hKKAo0who9 — Def Pen Sports (@DefPenSports) August 6, 2016 His leg snapped in the wrong direction, and according to people on social […]

  • Canadian Swimmer Gives His Dad The Finger Before Every Race

    Canadian Swimmer Gives His Dad The Finger Before Every Race

    In sports, athletes have their own ways of motivating themselves to get ready for the moment, like shooting the bird to one of their parents. Wait, what? Canadian swimmer Santo Condorelli has an interesting way of pumping himself up before each race, and that’s giving his father the finger. It started early in life when an […]

  • Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    Meet Russia’s Lone Olympic Golfer, Maria Verchenova (Pics)

    There will be a lot fewer Russians at the 2016 Summer Olympics. To date over 110 of their athletes have been banned for doping, including the entire rowing, weightlifting, and track and field teams. That works out to just over 25% of their contingent. Fortunately the list of banned Russian athletes does not include golfer […]