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Serena Williams Withdraws From U.S. Open Due to Hamstring Injury
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Serena Williams Withdraws From U.S. Open Due to Hamstring Injury

Still in recovery. Serena Williams pulled out of the U.S. Open after withdrawing from Wimbledon earlier this summer. Serena Williams Through the Years: Tennis, Motherhood and More Read article “After careful consideration and following the advice of my doctors and medical team, I have decided to withdraw from the U.S. Open to allow my body to heal completely from a torn hamstring,” the tennis champ, 39, wrote via Instagram on Wednesday, August 25. “New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world and one of my favorite places to play — I’ll miss seeing the fans but will be cheering everyone on from afar,” she continued in her statement. “Thank you for your continued support and love. I’ll see you soon.” Her coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, replied to her post ...
What Are the ‘Twisties’? Simon Biles Avoided Injury With Olympics Withdraw
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What Are the ‘Twisties’? Simon Biles Avoided Injury With Olympics Withdraw

Simone Biles narrowly escaped getting seriously hurt during her Tokyo Olympics vault rotation on Tuesday, July 27, due to a case of the “twisties.” While most viewers don’t know what that means, to gymnasts, it is a scary experience that many have dealt with. Celebrities Support Simone Biles After She Pulls Out of Tokyo Olympics Read article So, what are the twisties? The term describes a moment in which the athlete loses control of their body as they spin through the air doing some sort of twist motion. In some cases, the gymnast does an unplanned twist, whereas in Biles’ case, she stopped midway through her twist, slipping on her landing. Instead of performing a two and a half twisting vault as part of the team competition on Tuesday, Biles’ mind stalled midair...
Hannah Brown Is 'Not Really Able to Do Anything' After Neck Injury
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Hannah Brown Is 'Not Really Able to Do Anything' After Neck Injury

Staying strong. Hannah Brown revealed via an Instagram Story that she sustained a painful neck injury on Monday, June 28. Bachelorette’s Hannah Brown and Adam Woolard’s Relationship Timeline Read article The 26-year-old former Bachelorette shared a selfie wearing comfy clothes as she cuddled up with a stuffed animal. Brown explained in the photo that she fell and hurt her neck on Monday night. “I’ve been super nauseous from the pain and not really able to do anything,” the YouTuber explained. “Send some prayers and healing energy my way!” Hannah Brown Courtesy of Hannah Brown/Instagram Brown hasn’t revealed further details about the nature of her fall or how she’s doing after posting the snap. 'Dancing With the Stars’ Winners Through the Years: ...
Erin Andrews’ ‘Jaw Of Steel’ Saved Her From a Baseball Injury
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Erin Andrews’ ‘Jaw Of Steel’ Saved Her From a Baseball Injury

Erin Andrews’ job as a sports broadcaster comes with some unique workplace hazards, including baseballs flying straight into her jaw. Erin Andrews: Inside a Day in the Life Read article “A guy hit a line drive, which means straight across, nothing that broke where the ball was coming,” Andrews, 42, said on the Monday, April 19, episode of The Kelly Clarkson Show.  The bruise Erin Andrews got from a baseball injury. YouTube While the reporter did have someone nearby to protect her, he apparently wasn’t prepared to shield her from a flying baseball. “The security guard that was with me actually ducked when it came my way,” she revealed. With barely any time to react, Andrews was only able to turn her head to the side. “It smacked me clear as day in the mouth,” she...
Luke Bryan Shares Horrifying Injury From Fishing Trip: 'Gonna Leave a Mark'
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Luke Bryan Shares Horrifying Injury From Fishing Trip: 'Gonna Leave a Mark'

That’s going to leave a scar! Luke Bryan took to Instagram on Tuesday, March 30, to share how he accidentally hooked his own hand while trying to catch a fish. Country Music's Hottest Hunks Read article The country singer, 44, shared a graphic video of the sharp fishing hook poking out of his thumb. “Well, this is gonna leave a mark,” joked the “All My Friends Say” singer. He also mentioned that he thought the hook could be stuck in his bone. Bryan elaborated in his Instagram Stories while he and a friend were presumably on their way to get some medical attention. “My guitar tech, I invited Russ on a fishing trip and leave it to me, I ruined the fishing trip,” he shared. “But we’ll be back on the water in about 25 minutes.” The performer later posted a clip...
Larsa Pippen Says She Is ‘So Depressed’ After Leg Injury: Photo
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Larsa Pippen Says She Is ‘So Depressed’ After Leg Injury: Photo

Not the best start to the week! Larsa Pippen revealed that she injured her leg via Instagram on Tuesday, March 30. She shared a photo of herself with her legs elevated and crutches nearby along with the caption: “Cried a lot today I can’t believe I can’t walk I’m so depressed.” Hollywood's Ugliest Divorces Read article The injury comes after Pippen, 46, shared a since-deleted video of her and her friends jumping into the ocean off a yacht. She admitted she was in tears from the pain when her two pals had to help her out of the water. Larsa Pippen Courtesy of Larsa Pippen/Instagram The Real Housewives of Miami alum has since posted a new video to her Instagram Stories, in which she showed off a “new present” she received — a red Porsche. She kept mum, however...
LeBron James Is 'Out Indefinitely' This NBA Season After Ankle Injury
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LeBron James Is 'Out Indefinitely' This NBA Season After Ankle Injury

Sidelined. LeBron James is out indefinitely after suffering a rare ankle sprain, the Los Angeles Lakers announced on Saturday, March 20. Celebrity Kids Following Parents' Athletic Footsteps Read article The athlete, 36, addressed his absence via Twitter the same day, revealing his disappointment about not being able to play. “Nothing angers and saddens me more than not being available to and for my teammates! I’m hurt inside and out right now,” James wrote. “The road back from recovery begins now. Back soon like I never left.” The injury occurred during a game against the Atlanta Hawks, in which the Lakers lost 99 to 94. During the first half of the game, James and Solomon Hill collided, and James injured his right ankle. He underwent X-rays and an MRI on t...