Soccer Referees Under Attack at Home and Abroad – Painful Sports Video

Video of soccer referee punched in head
March 24, 2011

Athletes these days have no respect for authority. Now we have not one but two different instances of soccer referees being attacked by players. Below is a video from another country and, while I can’t quite make out what the announcer is saying, I believe it is something along the lines of “We have a bit of a disagreement down on the field and the players are unhappy with the…


Upset With Referee’s Call Field Hockey Fans in India Pelt Visiting Players With Bottles and . . . Slippers?

bunny slipper like those thrown at field hockey players in India
February 24, 2011

We know what big field hockey fans most BadJocks readers are (duh!) so it comes as no surprise to most of you how fired up fans get while watching guys in skirts run around a field slapping at a small ball (What, only the girls wear skirts in field hockey? Sorry about that). Anyway, the fans at the hockey stadium in Morhabadi, India were not pleased with a call made…


Painful Sports Video: Rugby Referee Knocked Cold by Knee to Head

February 15, 2011

Sometimes the Painful Sports Videos are just painful to watch from an emotional “I bet that made them sad later” kind of way. Others, like this one are in the “I’m glad I’m not THAT guy and have spent most of my life safely on the couch watching sports rather than playing them” way. We understand the guy in the video was taken away on a stretcher and will make…