Falls, Spills & Tumbles Of The Olympics

Olympics Day 11 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Olympics Day 11 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Gabby Douglas falls during Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Track & Field
Track & Field
A combination of pictures shows Chinese athlete Liu Xiang as he falls while competing in the men's 110m hurdles heats at the athletics event of the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 7, 2012. (Credit: /AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
Olympics Day 11 - Athletics
Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Ian Walton/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 11 - Hockey
Olympics Day 11 - Hockey
Wembley Stadium on August 7, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 9 - Athletics
Olympics Day 9 - Athletics
Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 5, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Adam Pretty/Getty Images)
Windsurfing
Windsurfing
Denmark's Sebastian Fleischer falls from his windsurfer in the men's RS:X sailing class at the London 2012 Olympic Games, in Weymouth on August 4, 2012. (Credit: WILLIAM WEST/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 8 - Equestrian
Olympics Day 8 - Equestrian
Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 8 - Basketball
Olympics Day 8 - Basketball
US forward Kevin Love (R) and Lithuanian forward Simas Jasaitis fall to the ground during their London 2012 Olympic Games men's preliminary round group A basketball match in London on August 4, 2012. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
Olympics Day 8 - Athletics
Day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Olympic Stadium on August 4, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 7 - Tennis
Olympics Day 7 - Tennis
Britain's Andy Murray falls to the ground as he returns the ball during his men's singles semi-final tennis match against Serbian's Novak Djokovic at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London on August 3, 2012, for The 2012 London Olympic Games. (Credit: MARTIN BERNETTI/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 7 - Sailing
Olympics Day 7 - Sailing
Croatia's Tina Mihelic falls from her dinghy in the Laser Radial sailing class at the London 2012 Olympic Games, in Weymouth on August 3, 2012. (Credit: WILLIAM WEST/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 7 - Boxing
Olympics Day 7 - Boxing
Jasurbek Latipov (R) of Uzbekistan and Hesham Abdelaal (L) of Egypt tumble to the ropes during their round of 16 Flyweight (52kg) match of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the ExCel Arena on August 3, 2012 in London. Latipov won on a 21-11 points decision. (Credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 7 - Handball
Olympics Day 7 - Handball
South Korea's centreback Jung Jihae falls on the floor during the women's preliminary Group B handball match South Korea vs France for the London 2012 Olympics Games on August 3, 2012 at the Copper Box hall in London. (Credit: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 6 - Basketball
Olympics Day 6 - Basketball
Nigerian player falls on photographers during the men's preliminary round basketball match USA vs Nigeria of the London 2012 Olympic Games on August 2, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. (Credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 6 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Olympics Day 6 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Artistic Gymnastics Women's Individual All-Around final on Day 6 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 2, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Carolina del Pilar Costagrande
Carolina del Pilar Costagrande
Italy's Carolina del Pilar Costagrande falls over in an attempt to set during the women's preliminary pool A volleyball match between Britain and Italy in the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 1, 2012. (Credit: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/GettyImages)
Carolina del Pilar Costagrande
Carolina del Pilar Costagrande
Italy's Carolina del Pilar Costagrande falls over in an attempt to set during the women's preliminary pool A volleyball match between Britain and Italy in the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on August 1, 2012. (Credit: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/GettyImages)
Rim Jong Sim
Rim Jong Sim
North Korea's Rim Jong Sim smiles as she falls while competiting for the gold medal during the women's 69kg group A weightlifting event at The Excel Centre in London on August 1, 2012 during the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)
Clarissa Santos
Clarissa Santos
Brazilian centre Clarissa Santos falls during the Women's preliminary round group B basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games Australia vs Brazil on August 1, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Clarissa Santos
Clarissa Santos
Brazilian centre Clarissa Santos falls during the Women's preliminary round group B basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games Australia vs Brazil on August 1, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 4 - Basketball
Olympics Day 4 - Basketball
Kevin Durant #5 of the United States falls during the Men's Basketball Preliminary Round match on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Basketball Arena on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Ezra Shaw)
Catarina Camufal
Catarina Camufal
Angolan guard Catarina Camufal falls with an opponent during the Women's preliminary round group A basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games China vs Angola on August 1, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. (Credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/GettyImages)
Bethania De La Cruz De Pena
Bethania De La Cruz De Pena
Dominican Republic's Bethania De La Cruz De Pena falls to the ground during her London 2012 Olympic Games women's preliminary pool A volleyball match against Japan on August 1, 2012. (Credit: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 4 - Hockey
Olympics Day 4 - Hockey
Marie Mavers of Germany falls to the ground on day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Riverbank Arena on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
Tony Parker
Tony Parker
French guard Tony Parker falls during the Men's preliminary round group A basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games France vs Argentina on July 31, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. France won 71 to 64. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 4 - Badminton
Olympics Day 4 - Badminton
Youg Dae Lee of Korea falls against Kien Keat Koo and Boon Heong Tan of Malaysia during Badminton match on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Wembley Arena on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Emanuel Ginobili
Emanuel Ginobili
Argentinian guard Emanuel Ginobili lies on the pitch after falling during the Men's preliminary round group A basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games France vs Argentina on July 31, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Kum Sok Kim
Kum Sok Kim
North Korea's Kum Sok Kim falls while competing in the men's 69kg group A weightlifting event at The Excel Centre in London on July 31, 2012 during the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Credit: YURI CORTEZ/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 4 - Fencing
Olympics Day 4 - Fencing
Byungchil Choi of Korea falls in the Men's Foil Individual Semifinal on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 31, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Rudy Fernandez
Rudy Fernandez
Spanish guard Rudy Fernandez lies after falling next to photographers during the Men's preliminary round group B basketball match of the London 2012 Olympic Games Australia vs Spain on July 31, 2012 at the basketball arena in London. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson
Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson
Iceland's leftback Gudjon Valur Sigurdsson reacts after falling on the floor during the men's preliminaries Group A handball match Tunisia vs Iceland for the London 2012 Olympics Games on July 31, 2012 at the Copper Box hall in London. (Credit: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/GettyImages)
Kazuhito Tanaka
Kazuhito Tanaka
Japan's gymnast Kazuhito Tanaka falls as he competes on the pommel horse during the men's team final of the artistic gymnastics event of the London Olympic Games on July 30, 2012 at the 02 North Greenwich Arena in London. (Credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/GettyImages)
Carolina del Pilar Costagrande
Carolina del Pilar Costagrande
Italy's Carolina del Pilar Costagrande falls during the Women's Preliminary Pool A volleyball match between Italy and Japan in the 2012 London Olympic Games in London on July 30, 2012. (Credit: KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/GettyImages)
John Orozco
John Orozco
US gymnast John Orozco falls as he competes on the vault during the men's team final of the artistic gymnastics event of the London Olympic Games on July 30, 2012 at the 02 North Greenwich Arena in London. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 3 - Equestrian
Olympics Day 3 - Equestrian
Yoshiaki Oiwa of Japan falls from his horse in the Eventing Cross Country Equestrian event on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 3 - Equestrian
Olympics Day 3 - Equestrian
Yoshiaki Oiwa of Japan falls from his horse in the Eventing Cross Country Equestrian event on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 3 - Equestrian
Olympics Day 3 - Equestrian
Yoshiaki Oiwa of Japan falls from his horse in the Eventing Cross Country Equestrian event on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Greenwich Park on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Olympics Day 3 - Weightlifting
Olympics Day 3 - Weightlifting
Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 30, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Bob de Voogd
Bob de Voogd
Netherland's Bob de Voogd (R) falls to the ground as he vies with India's Raghunath VR (L) during their London 2012 Olympic Games hockey match at the Riverbank venue in the Olympic park, London, on July 30, 2012. The match ended 3-2 to the Netherlands.(Credit: CARL DE SOUZA/AFP/GettyImages)
Natalia Shipilova
Natalia Shipilova
Russia's pivot Natalia Shipilova (L) falls during the women's preliminaries Group A handball match Great Britain vs Russia for the London 2012 Olympics Games on July 30, 2012 at the Copper Box hall in London. Russia won 36-16. (Credit: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/GettyImages)
Jose Ballbe
Jose Ballbe
Spain's midfielder Jose Ballbe falls during the preliminary round men's field hockey match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Spain and Pakistan in London on July 30, 2012. . (Credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/GettyImages)
Jamie Dwyer
Jamie Dwyer
Australia's midfielder Jamie Dwyer (R) falls over South Africa's goalkeeper Erasmus Pieterse during the preliminary round men's field hockey match of the London 2012 Olympic Games between Australia and South Africa in London on July 30, 2012. Australia won 6-0. (Credit: INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/GettyImages)
Luis Scola, Darius Songaila
Luis Scola, Darius Songaila
Argentinian forward Luis Scola (L) and Lithuanian forward Darius Songaila (R) fall during the Men's Preliminary Round Group A basketball match Argentina vs Lithuania at the London 2012 Olympic Games , on July 29, 2012 in London. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 2 - Basketball
Olympics Day 2 - Basketball
Journalist take pictures of a US basketball player falling on the ground during the Men's Preliminary Round Group B match Spain vs China at the London 2012 Olympic Games , on July 29, 2012 in London. (Credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 2 - Fencing
Olympics Day 2 - Fencing
Aldo Montano of Italy falls over during the Men's Sabre Individual Fencing contest on Day 2 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 29, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
Diego Esteban Simonet
Diego Esteban Simonet
Argentina's Diego Esteban Simonet falls during the men's preliminaries Group A handball match Iceland vs Argentina for the London 2012 Olympics Games on July 29, 2012 at the Copper Box hall in London. (Credit: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/GettyImages)
Andranik Hakobyan
Andranik Hakobyan
Andranik Hakobyan (L) of Armenia tumbles to the canvas before Terrell Gausha (R) of the USA during their first round Middleweight (75Kg) bout of the 2012 London Olympic Games on July 28, 201 2 at the ExCel Arena in London. Gausha won by stoppage after knocking down Hakobyan twice in the second round. (Credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/GettyImages)
Heidi Loke
Heidi Loke
Norway's pivot Heidi Loke reacts as she falls during the women's preliminaries Group B handball match Norway vs France for the London 2012 Olympics Games on July 28, 2012 at the Copper Box hall in London. (Credit: JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/GettyImages)
Olympics Day 5 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Olympics Day 5 - Gymnastics - Artistic
Kristian Thomas of Great Britain falls during his landing from the vault in the Artistic Gymnastics Men's Individual All-Around final on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 1, 2012 in London, England. (Credit: Harry How/Getty Images)
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