— Former Manchester United player Eric Cantona executed a flying kick on a Crystal Palace fan after being sent off during a match in 1995. In 1987, while playing for Auxerre, Cantona punched his own goal-keeper, giving him a black eye.
— In 2003, David Beckham received a cut above his eye in what his Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson described as a ‘freakish incident’ involving a flying football boot.
— A woman spectator at the Sri Lanka Test match at Lord’s in 2011 suffered a cut leg from falling glass from a broken window in the England dressing room, to which Matt Prior had returned after being run out for four. A bat was said to have fallen against the window.
— Tiger Woods’s caddie Steve Williams kicked a spectator’s camera at the 2004 US Open after its owner took a photo during Tiger’s backswing. On another occasion, he dropped a fan’s camera in a pond.
A study by the London School of Tropical Medicine claimed that the world’s obese people eat enough extra food to feed a billion people. How much does food intake vary between nations?
|Average adult weight (kg)||Average daily intake (kCal)|
A zookeeper was killed by a pack of wolves when she entered an enclosure at a Swedish zoo. Which captive animals kill the most people?
Average deaths per year in US, 1990–2008