Top 10 Horribly Tragic Sports Deaths

  • Published on May 26, 2016
  • Top 10 Horribly Tragic Sports Deaths
    Tragic deaths and horrible accidents are rare in sports, which are supposed to bring enjoyment to the masses, but these events were marred by tragedy. Join as we count down our picks for the Top 10 Tragic Sports Deaths. Suggestion Tool►► Subscribe►► Facebook►► Twitter►► Instagram►► Channel Page►►
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  • Robin Delaney
    Robin Delaney Day ago

    Unbelievably tragic and sad :((

  • Da NASCAR Guy
    Da NASCAR Guy 2 days ago +1

    Rip Dale Earnhardt

  • Greg Nasser
    Greg Nasser 6 days ago +2

    Safety precautions for NASCAR / Formula 1: Don't participate in NASCAR / Formula 1.

  • I like turtles 27
    I like turtles 27 6 days ago +1

    Update: Tyler Skaggs mlb

  • Noire Blackheart
    Noire Blackheart 6 days ago

    A little more info about the masterton award. It's generally almost exclusively for players who came back from a nasty injury

  • Graham Lowe
    Graham Lowe 6 days ago

    Jim Clarke? double world F1 champion killed at Hockenheim aged 32. Yank planks never heard of him. dale earnheart and owen hart are more famous than jim clark???

  • mm Nation
    mm Nation 7 days ago

    I remember own heart because he died from something I don't even know he died from enough infection

  • Ezra Wyvern
    Ezra Wyvern 7 days ago

    The sad thing about Ayrton Senna's death is, once he crossed the finish line he was going to fly the Austrian flag to honor Roland Ratzenberger, the guy who died the day before in the qualifying rounds.

  • Paul French
    Paul French 9 days ago

    Senna's steering broke that's what killed him not a mistake on his part

  • Gabriel Pedre
    Gabriel Pedre 10 days ago

    Ayrton Senna has to be #1

  • Deanna Planitz
    Deanna Planitz 10 days ago +5

    Who’s watching after angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died

  • Liam McClure
    Liam McClure 10 days ago

    What about the one when Dan Wheldon was killed during the 2011 Indy car season finale? Race was cut short.

  • Terry Harrow 3
    Terry Harrow 3 11 days ago +1

    "You cant let one bad moment spoil a bunch of good ones" - Dale Earnhardt

  • Varder player
    Varder player 11 days ago

    Oh boi, did you missed one death at f1, Jules Bianchi

  • Wubby 423
    Wubby 423 12 days ago

    Anybody else kinda pissed that Apolo Creed’s death wasn’t in this?

  • Jackson Ando
    Jackson Ando 14 days ago

    Eddie Guerrero

  • Ace Of Spades
    Ace Of Spades 15 days ago

    F1 is just the most dangerous sport, we’ve lost Senna, Jules, Villeneuve, Ratzenberger and many more determined drivers

  • Ace Of Spades
    Ace Of Spades 15 days ago

    I’m sorry but Jules Bianchi deserves a mention on this

  • Nathan McClimans
    Nathan McClimans 16 days ago

    That is creepy, two drivers die the same weekend Earnhardt wins. Then a few years later he dies in a wreck

    • Nathan McClimans
      Nathan McClimans 13 days ago

      @SHH THEI oh and by the way he was trying to block to help Michael Waltrip win JR was in second trying to get him there. Waltrip and JR both raced for Earnhardt's team

    • Nathan McClimans
      Nathan McClimans 14 days ago

      @SHH THEI I know I watched the race and all the documentaries.

    • SHH THEI
      SHH THEI 14 days ago

      And Earnhardt jr career died

    • SHH THEI
      SHH THEI 14 days ago

      Nathan McClimans Earnhardt was trying help his son win so cept blocking but he blocked at the wrong time

  • Panzerkampfwagen 1
    Panzerkampfwagen 1 20 days ago +2

    11:40 when God wants your team to lose

  • Anthony Sng
    Anthony Sng 22 days ago

    Dale we will always remember you

    GRIM LOCK 24 days ago

    Watched when Owen Hart died, Man what a sad day.

  • Reina Arana
    Reina Arana 24 days ago


  • Antonio Araiza
    Antonio Araiza 24 days ago

    RIP Dale Earnhardt and Owen Hart

  • Antonio Araiza
    Antonio Araiza 24 days ago

    Good warning

  • Austin T.
    Austin T. 26 days ago

    Dale Earnhardt was an American treasure

  • Star Fox weekend 64
    Star Fox weekend 64 28 days ago

    The halo would help now 2019

  • Star Fox weekend 64
    Star Fox weekend 64 28 days ago +1

    Love Ayrton Senna 10:26

  • iiBluemoonhunterii
    iiBluemoonhunterii Month ago +1

    PHILIP HUGHES.....please come back......

  • DogWoofBark
    DogWoofBark Month ago

    Reggie lewis

  • Andrea Sinclair Paz
    Andrea Sinclair Paz Month ago +1

    May everyone who died rest in piece 😞

  • Just Devilakos
    Just Devilakos Month ago

    Pierre Levegh
    Jo Gartner
    Allan Simonsen
    Ayrton Senna
    Jim Clark
    Riccardo Palleti
    Gilles Villineuve
    Dale Earnhardt
    Kenny Irwin Jr
    JD McDuphie and many many more
    Drivers that lost their lifes doing what they love.

  • Just Devilakos
    Just Devilakos Month ago

    The only time that NASCAR fans and Formula 1 fans didn't curse each other was because 2 driver's that changed their sport passed away doing what they love.

  • Victor Dastous
    Victor Dastous Month ago

    marathon bombing is a hoax.nobody died.government psyop

    • gamelvr1
      gamelvr1 Month ago

      You desperately need a reality check

  • JMB
    JMB Month ago

    I remember hearing something about the death of one team being caused by the type of cleats they wore. One team had metal cleats and the other had rubber ones. Thus the players on one team were grounded properly and left unhurt.

  • Kiran Yuva
    Kiran Yuva 2 months ago

    RIP Phil hughes

  • Steve			 Fox
    Steve Fox 2 months ago

    'we have excluded these deaths which we are showing you anyway......'

  • Blaz_en
    Blaz_en 2 months ago

    1 like = 1 prayer for everyone who lost their lives.

  • Benjamin T Haden
    Benjamin T Haden 2 months ago

    RIP Ayrton Senna 25 Years On

  • Fred Ireland
    Fred Ireland 2 months ago

    She sounds so happy reading this shit out lol fucking psychopath

  • anne hudson
    anne hudson 2 months ago

    well it happens every day on any sport around the world.....some are 'unlucky??or meant to be...get hit fall wrong whatever they die ,my husband [37yrs] came home from playing basketball and died 15mins later from massive h/attack....I didn't even have time to try resuss, left me with 5yr and 3yr kidies that's life I guess ANNIELEE

    • Floridafanatic28
      Floridafanatic28 2 months ago

      I'm so sorry for your loss, but you are right. We all have an expiry date and when that date finally arrives our time is done. That's life!

  • tryhardman
    tryhardman 2 months ago

    R.I.P Dale Earnhardt Sr.

  • Mr Potential
    Mr Potential 2 months ago

    Racing isn't a sport

  • Julian Debacco
    Julian Debacco 3 months ago

    Julies bianchi

  • Mountain MGTOW
    Mountain MGTOW 3 months ago +1

    Dale Earnhardt's death was the death of NASCAR.
    No death was ever so gallant.

    • Mountain MGTOW
      Mountain MGTOW 3 months ago

      @Kernal I hope you're right, I really do. i just think America as a whole is going down.. the economy is going bust.

    • Kernal
      Kernal 3 months ago +1

      Mountain MGTOW nascar isn’t dead yet there’s still hope

  • The T Gamer Guy
    The T Gamer Guy 3 months ago

    Tom Simpson

  • Paul Nicholson
    Paul Nicholson 3 months ago

    Why is dale at 5

  • Curtis Robert
    Curtis Robert 3 months ago

    What's the music in the background

  • The friken NiftyDino
    The friken NiftyDino 3 months ago

    Imagine your death being a “honorable mention”

  • XxCart_ erz3217xX
    XxCart_ erz3217xX 3 months ago

    Where's Tom Pryce and Frederik (forgot last name)

  • Dan Boucher
    Dan Boucher 3 months ago +4

    Unfortunately the list in inaccurate, it says that Bill Masterton is the only player in the NHL to die as a direct result of an injury during a game.
    In 1937 Montreal Canadien’s forward Howie Morenz broke his leg during a game and he died shortly thereafter due to him getting blood poisoning, his jersey was retired by the Canadiens, the first time that had ever been done in pro sports

  • cochs00
    cochs00 3 months ago

    Dan Wheldon

    MORTAL KOMBAT PS2 FAN 3 months ago

    2:46 man speaks the truth

  • adam gibson
    adam gibson 3 months ago

    top 10 might not be the best title

  • Bryon Rogers
    Bryon Rogers 3 months ago

    Never forget the death of Ron Musson while drive the U-40 Miss Bardahl on the Potomac river... His boat dug nose in and disintegrated... He was one of 2 drivers who lost their lives in the unlimited class hydroplanes

  • אריאל גולני
    אריאל גולני 3 months ago

    ho shit man

  • JbirdMorgan 30
    JbirdMorgan 30 3 months ago

    Dan wheldon

  • joe price
    joe price 3 months ago

    You forgot Eddie guerrero

    • gamelvr1
      gamelvr1 3 months ago

      Doesn't qualify. He died of heart failure in his hotel room

  • Do the Swag
    Do the Swag 3 months ago

    What about ueli steck? The best ice climber that the world has ever seen

  • Christian Heckmann Engelbrecht

    Tom Pryce, Formula 1, 1977 South African Grand Prix.
    Audrey Mestre, No-Limits freediving, 2002.

  • Kourtney Green
    Kourtney Green 4 months ago +1

    Mojo if it was 2019 number 1 would be emilano sala because he died from a plane crash while going to England

  • Ann Girling
    Ann Girling 4 months ago +13

    SENNA the greatest loss of all time.EVER.

  • Ann Girling
    Ann Girling 4 months ago

    Can tell this is a USA site.sod any other country's loss.

  • Ann Girling
    Ann Girling 4 months ago

    Do extreme sports,expect to die.

  • Ann Girling
    Ann Girling 4 months ago

    How can you not include the ones you didn't include. Shame on you.

  • Ricardo Guzman
    Ricardo Guzman 4 months ago +1

    RIP my hopes and dreams

  • GNM Kool
    GNM Kool 4 months ago

    2001 is a terrible year for the US. First Dale Earnhardt died in the Daytona 500 and next the 9/11 Attacks happen. 2001 is so terrible for the US. Really. I completely mean this.

  • Alka Mishra
    Alka Mishra 4 months ago

    And they ask why israel is kickingpalstine asses.....keep it up israel!!!!

  • Brianna Manning
    Brianna Manning 4 months ago

    I never heard of Alexei Cherepanov. I bet he was good

  • Mythology Buff
    Mythology Buff 4 months ago

    My brother was born 20 mins after Dale Earnhardt Sr. Died on Feb. 18, 2001.