Takeda Rina, a 23-year old Japanese martial arts star, breaks ten concrete blocks with her head before throwing the first pitch at Sunday’s Chiba Lotte Marines vs Seibu Lions baseball game.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores another amazing kung-fu goal as Paris Saint-Germain prepare in Hong Kong for a friendly match with the local club Kitchee.
Some guy on a bicycle pops a wheelie beside Tour de France riders and it was caught on camera:
Two guys were put on the spot by a ‘kiss cam’ operator during a Lotte Giants baseball game in South Korea. Hilarity ensued:
Bingo the Giraffe was filmed escaping its pen at Barley Circus in San Nicolas de los Garza, near Monterrey, Mexico, on Saturday. Its freedom was short-lived as it was soon recaptured and returned to the pen. The giraffe escape was caught on camera by Adriana Arreola and started going viral after she shared the footage on Facebook:
Two baseball-loving pigeons invaded the field at the Rogers Centre, in the ninth inning of Saturday’s Rangers-Blue Jays game, temporarily interrupting the play:
Hibernian defender Callum Booth accidentally hit a seagull flying above the pitch during Tuesday’s pre-season friendly with Dunfermline. Unlike some soccer players, the seagull didn’t dive and start rolling around on the ground. Instead, the bird regained composure and flew out of the stadium.
A 5’9″ “short” Israeli tennis player, Dudi Sela, needed a chair to give his opponent (and a friend), 6’11″ tall Croatian Ivo Karlović, a post-match hug at the Claro Open Colombia in Bogota, on Thursday.
Sky News political editor Adam Boulton ended up swallowing a fly while reporting from Downing Street on British Prime Minister’s cabinet reshuffle. He took it like a pro:
A seaplane almost hit a whale while landing on water in Angoon, Alaska, on July 10. Luckily, the pilot managed to pull the plane up just in time to avoid a collision with the surfacing whale. Thomas Hamm caught the close call on camera.