Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016

Everyone plays to win, and as such losing isn’t an option. Sometimes in the heat of the game, players tend to lose their cool and forget their professionalism and sportsman spirit. Being driven by their emotions, altercations take place and sometimes things turn pretty dirty as well. Here we make a countdown of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016.

Top 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016

10. Jurgen Klopp

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Starting of our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 we have the Liverpool manager Jurgen Kloop’s altercation with West Brom manager. During a hotly contested match between the two teams that ended with the result of 2-2, tensions were high and the tension of the field crept its way into the dugout.  The managers had a few face to face encounters during the course of the match and they did exchange a few words but after the match neither shook their hands with the other and lashed out at each other during the post-match press conference.

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9. Caleb Porter

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At number 9 in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 we have Caleb Porter, coach of the Major League Soccer team Portland Timbers. After the Portland Timbers vs FC Dallas match, which Portland won 3-1, Porter apparently walked over to the opposing technical area for customary handshake with FC Dallas coach but instead of an embrace, he handed him a tissue and pointed at the score board. As things started to get heated up the nearby assistants diffused the situation.

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8. Carlos Quentin

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Baseball is no stranger to brawls and fights and over the years on many occasions the players have exchanged their mitts for their mists. At number 8 in the list we have Carlos, a player of San Diego Padres. In a match after being hit by a close pitch, he stormed the pitcher’s mound and tackled Zack Grienke. In a few seconds both the dugout became empty and players ran out to fight off the other team. Grienke broke his collar bone in the brawl.

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7. Zack Grienke

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At number 7 in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 is the Dodgers vs. Diamondback brawl that started with Zack hit Miguel Montero while pitching and this was a spark to the already tensed atmosphere lead to a full out brawl. Zack was also involved in a brawl earlier that season where he had broken his collarbone (mentioned later in this list). The fight soon turned out of hands to the point that the coach of Diamondback got thrown against the camera railing by some players.

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6. Kurt Horton

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At number 6 in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 is Kurt Horton. This whole melee has been described as the “biggest rugby league stink over the past few years”. It all started when Monties player Kurt reacted angrily towards a tackle from Tiger’s Alan Munro and Ryan Jowett and soon the whole situation escalated and turned into a brawl.

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5. Ryan Harrison

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Coming in at number 5 in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 is Ryan Harrison. During a match between Ryan Harrison and Thanasi Kokkinakis, things got heated up and turned sour soon. Tension was visible during the match that Thanasi later won but after the match Harrison told the chair umpire, “You have got to get these children under control on they are gonna get hurt”. Harrison later received warning for his unsportsmanlike conduct.

4. Nick Kyrgios

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At number 4 in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 we have Nick Kyrgios. This talented Australian Tennis Player is known for his temper on the field. This particular incident with Stan Wawrinka can only be described as “Ugly” and “ill-tempered”. During a match between these two, Kyrgios told Wawrinka that fellow player Thanasi Kokkinakis has slept with his girlfriend. This was picked up by the microphones and Kyrgios was slammed by media and his peers. Kyrgios later apologized on his Face book page.

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3. Kieron Pollard

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At number 6 in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 we have the West Indian batsman Kieron Pollard. During an IPL match, Kieron Pollard and Michel Starc had quite a stand-off. After throwing a bouncer and a few words at Pollard, during the next delivery Pollard walked away from pitch just as Starc was about to bowl. Angered, Starc went through with his delivery and deliberately aimed it near his legs. Enraged at this, Pollard threw his bat into the air. Both the players faced fine but it was good they both escaped unhurt.

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2. Luke Osterman

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Ice hockey is no stranger to brawls and fights considering there are players whose main aim is to break other team’s players. It’s a physically competitive game and in the list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 is when Luke Osterman (Seattle Thunderbirds) and Thrower of the Vancouver giant got into fight mid-way the game and they both go toe-to-toe and punch to punch in fighting.

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1. Jason Anderson

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At number one in our list of 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016 is Jason Anderson, a cricket player from Bermuda. During a club match, Anderson representing Cleveland County Cricket Club launched a brutal assault on the Willow Cuts Cricket Club’s batsman George O’Brien while wicket-keeping. The fight turned ugly as both players even wrestled in between the overs and Anderson even kicked the batsman. Jason has been banned from cricket for life following the incident.

Here are some of the incidents that are range from silly to downright appalling. At the end of the day sportsmen are also humans and are subject to be swept away by their emotions but still they should try to maintain their cool. As these sportsmen are idol to a whole generation of youngsters and they should be a good example for them.

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Top 10 Most Heated Moments in Sports 2016

1. Jason Anderson
2. Luke Osterman
3. Kieron Pollard
4. Nick Kyrgios
5. Ryan Harrison
6. Kurt Horton
7. Zack Grienke
8. Carlos Quentin
9. Caleb Porter
10. Jurgen Klopp