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Sportsmen injured playing other sports

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Kevin Garside

Published 07/07/2015 | 02:30

Wayne Rooney infamously boxed in jest with his former team-mate Phil Bardsley in his kitchen in March - Video emerged of England forward being
Wayne Rooney infamously boxed in jest with his former team-mate Phil Bardsley in his kitchen in March - Video emerged of England forward being "knocked out" on to the floor

Glenn McGrath - Tore lateral ligaments of his right ankle just before second Ashes Test in 2005 by stepping on a stray cricket ball during a warm-up game of touch rugby.

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Mark WEBBER

The Formula One driver fell off a mountain bike in 2010, meaning he drove the last four races of the season with a fractured shoulder. Two years earlier, he broke his right leg after colliding with a car while riding a bike at his own charity event.

Kasey KELLER

Former goalkeeper knocked out front teeth while pulling golf clubs out of boot of car.

Wayne ROONEY

Boxed in jest with his former team-mate Phil Bardsley in his kitchen in March. Video emerged of England forward being "knocked out" on to the floor.

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