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30 Best Funny Moments in Sports; Check Out Photos

Sports | News18 | February 12, 2018, 11:00 am
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 Nella Simaova of the Czech Republic falls while performing during the Ladies Short Program portion of the 2009 ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Los Angeles, California. (Image: Reuters)

Nella Simaova of the Czech Republic falls while performing during the Ladies Short Program portion of the 2009 ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Los Angeles, California. (Image: Reuters)

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 Michael Llodra of France falls against a ball girl during his match against Tommy Haas of Germany at the Wimbledon tennis championships, in London. (Image: Reuters)

Michael Llodra of France falls against a ball girl during his match against Tommy Haas of Germany at the Wimbledon tennis championships, in London. (Image: Reuters)

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 A gaucho is thrown off a wild horse during the Criolla del Prado rodeo in Montevideo, Uruguay. (Image: AP)

A gaucho is thrown off a wild horse during the Criolla del Prado rodeo in Montevideo, Uruguay. (Image: AP)

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 Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov of Russia fall while performing during the pairs short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice. (Image: Reuters)

Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov of Russia fall while performing during the pairs short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice. (Image: Reuters)

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 Third-placed Italy's Christof Innerhofer does a somersault on the podium as winner Switzerland's Sandro Viletta and second-placed Croatia's Ivica Kostelic laugh after the men's alpine skiing super combined event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center. (Image: Reuters)

Third-placed Italy's Christof Innerhofer does a somersault on the podium as winner Switzerland's Sandro Viletta and second-placed Croatia's Ivica Kostelic laugh after the men's alpine skiing super combined event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center. (Image: Reuters)

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 Karol Bielecki of Poland is helped up after crashing into a protective net during their Group A men's handball game against Spain at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. (Image: Reuters)

Karol Bielecki of Poland is helped up after crashing into a protective net during their Group A men's handball game against Spain at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games. (Image: Reuters)

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 Italy's Federica Faiella and Massimo Scali fall as they perform during the pairs Free Dance Programme of the European Figure Skating Championships at the Torwar ice rink in Warsaw. (Image: Reuters)

Italy's Federica Faiella and Massimo Scali fall as they perform during the pairs Free Dance Programme of the European Figure Skating Championships at the Torwar ice rink in Warsaw. (Image: Reuters)

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"Mike" dressed in a boxer costume takes part in the "Blocao" dog carnival parade in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Image: AP)

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 Germany's Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi compete during the figure skating ice dance short dance program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. (Image: Reuters)

Germany's Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi compete during the figure skating ice dance short dance program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. (Image: Reuters)

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 Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi of Germany compete in their free skate ice dance program during the Skate Canada International figure skating competition in Saint John, New Brunswick. (Image: Reuters)

Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi of Germany compete in their free skate ice dance program during the Skate Canada International figure skating competition in Saint John, New Brunswick. (Image: Reuters)

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 China's Sun Zhiyi slips and falls during his dive at the men's 1m springboard preliminary during the World Swimming Championships at the Montjuic municipal pool in Barcelona. (Image: Reuters)

China's Sun Zhiyi slips and falls during his dive at the men's 1m springboard preliminary during the World Swimming Championships at the Montjuic municipal pool in Barcelona. (Image: Reuters)

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 Aston Villa's Nicklas Helenius shoots past Tottenham Hotspur's Jan Vertonghen during their English League Cup third round soccer match at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England. (Image: Reuters)

Aston Villa's Nicklas Helenius shoots past Tottenham Hotspur's Jan Vertonghen during their English League Cup third round soccer match at Villa Park in Birmingham, central England. (Image: Reuters)

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 Vanessa James of France falls down while competing with Morgan Cipres at the 2017 ISU World Championships in Helsinki, Finland. (Image: Reuters)

Vanessa James of France falls down while competing with Morgan Cipres at the 2017 ISU World Championships in Helsinki, Finland. (Image: Reuters)

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 China's Liang Ruiji riding Vasthi performs during the eventing individual and team jumping final at the Dream Park Equestrian Venue during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon. (Image: Reuters)

China's Liang Ruiji riding Vasthi performs during the eventing individual and team jumping final at the Dream Park Equestrian Venue during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon. (Image: Reuters)

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 U.S.' Eric Spicely fights Brazil's Antonio Carlos Junior during their UFC middleweight mixed martial arts bout in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Image: AP)

U.S.' Eric Spicely fights Brazil's Antonio Carlos Junior during their UFC middleweight mixed martial arts bout in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Image: AP)

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 Bulgaria's Silviya Miteva competes using the ball in the individual all-around rhythmic gymnastics final at Wembley Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Image: Reuters)

Bulgaria's Silviya Miteva competes using the ball in the individual all-around rhythmic gymnastics final at Wembley Arena during the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Image: Reuters)

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 Cassio, a goalkeeper of Brazil's Corinthians fights for the ball with Leandro Benegas, of Universidad de Chile during a Copa Sudamericana soccer match in Santiago, Chile. (Image: AP)

Cassio, a goalkeeper of Brazil's Corinthians fights for the ball with Leandro Benegas, of Universidad de Chile during a Copa Sudamericana soccer match in Santiago, Chile. (Image: AP)

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 American pro wrestler Sam Polinsky, a.k.a. Sam Adonis, takes the ring at Arena Mexico waving a U.S. flag emblazoned with a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump, in Mexico City. (Image: AP)

American pro wrestler Sam Polinsky, a.k.a. Sam Adonis, takes the ring at Arena Mexico waving a U.S. flag emblazoned with a photo of U.S. President Donald Trump, in Mexico City. (Image: AP)

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 West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino (front) is challenged by Manchester City's Fernandinho during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England. (Image: Reuters)

West Bromwich Albion's Saido Berahino (front) is challenged by Manchester City's Fernandinho during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England. (Image: Reuters)

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 Juventus' Carlos Tevez celebrates with his teammate Andrea Pirlo after scoring against Torino during their Italian Serie A soccer match at Juventus Stadium in Turin. (Image: Reuters)

Juventus' Carlos Tevez celebrates with his teammate Andrea Pirlo after scoring against Torino during their Italian Serie A soccer match at Juventus Stadium in Turin. (Image: Reuters)

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 Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown flips over Detroit Lions cornerback Quandre Diggs during the third quarter at Ford Field. (Image: Reuters/Tim Fuller)

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown flips over Detroit Lions cornerback Quandre Diggs during the third quarter at Ford Field. (Image: Reuters/Tim Fuller)

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 Ireland's Rory Best tackles France's Teddy Thomas (R) during their Six Nations rugby union match at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. (Image: Reuters)

Ireland's Rory Best tackles France's Teddy Thomas (R) during their Six Nations rugby union match at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. (Image: Reuters)

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 France's Karim Benzema challenges Portugal's Bruno Alves during their friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis near Paris. (Image: Reuters)

France's Karim Benzema challenges Portugal's Bruno Alves during their friendly soccer match at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis near Paris. (Image: Reuters)

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 Phoenix Suns forward Derrick Jones Jr. attempts a dunk over his teammates in the slam dunk contest during NBA All-Star Saturday Night at Smoothie King Center. (Image: Reuters/ Bob Donnan)

Phoenix Suns forward Derrick Jones Jr. attempts a dunk over his teammates in the slam dunk contest during NBA All-Star Saturday Night at Smoothie King Center. (Image: Reuters/ Bob Donnan)

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 Hull City's Ahmed Elmohamady challenges Southampton's Luke Shaw during their English Premier League soccer match at the KC Stadium in Hull, northern England. (Image: Reuters)

Hull City's Ahmed Elmohamady challenges Southampton's Luke Shaw during their English Premier League soccer match at the KC Stadium in Hull, northern England. (Image: Reuters)

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 Costa Rica's Joel Campbell celebrates with the match ball after scoring against Uruguay during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Castelao stadium in Fortaleza. (Image: Reuters)

Costa Rica's Joel Campbell celebrates with the match ball after scoring against Uruguay during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Castelao stadium in Fortaleza. (Image: Reuters)

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 Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah has his shirt stretched by New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan in the second half at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Image: Reuters/Chuck Cook)

Detroit Lions running back Ameer Abdullah has his shirt stretched by New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan in the second half at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. (Image: Reuters/Chuck Cook)

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 Fans kiss before the Confederations Cup semi-final soccer match between Spain and Italy at the Estadio Castelao in Fortaleza. (Image: Reuters)

Fans kiss before the Confederations Cup semi-final soccer match between Spain and Italy at the Estadio Castelao in Fortaleza. (Image: Reuters)

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 Manchester City's Ederson Moraes is fouled by Liverpool's Sadio Mane resulting in a red card for Mane at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

Manchester City's Ederson Moraes is fouled by Liverpool's Sadio Mane resulting in a red card for Mane at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 Fans brace as Dallas Mavericks' J.J. Barea of Puerto Rico lands in the front two rows chasing a loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic in Dallas. (Image: AP)

Fans brace as Dallas Mavericks' J.J. Barea of Puerto Rico lands in the front two rows chasing a loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic in Dallas. (Image: AP)