Top 10 Most Dangerous Sports in the World

Take a look at the top 10 most dangerous sports in the world.

The Rivalry Turned Violent: Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan’s Infamous Feud

Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan, two figure skaters, were embroiled in a bitter rivalry that culminated in a shocking attack on Kerrigan. On January 6, 1994, a hitman hired by Harding’s ex-husband and bodyguard struck Kerrigan’s right leg with a collapsible baton, leaving her bruised but not seriously injured. The incident sparked a media frenzy, and Harding was implicated in the plot, though she denied knowing about it beforehand. Harding went on to win the U.S. Championships while Kerrigan recovered, but the attack ultimately led to Harding’s downfall, as she was banned from competitive skating and served probation for her role in the conspiracy.

Indian MMA Fighter Puja Tomar Creates History at UFC

Puja Tomar, a 28-year-old Indian MMA fighter from Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, made history by becoming the first Indian to win a bout in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She defeated Rayanne Amanda dos Santos via split decision at UFC Louisville 2024. Tomar, a former national Wushu champion, had previously competed in various championships, including Matrix Fight Night and One Championship. Her victory is seen as a significant milestone for Indian MMA, as she aims to prove that Indian fighters are not losers and will soon become UFC champions.