We've all done it. At some point in our lives, each and every one of us has fallen on our arse in public. Depending on the circumstances, it can be funny, it can be painful, but it's almost always humiliating. Now imagine taking one of those tumbles in front of tens of thousands of fans in an arena, and millions watching around the world on live TV. Fun, huh? There's been literally hundreds of trips, spills, and falls in wrestling over the years, and I'm sure you will all have your favorites. Here are fifteen of mine, in all their red-faced glory...
15. Lilian Garcia: The Following Entrance Is Set For One Fall
At a live Smackdown taping in the UK back in 2012, the beautiful Lilian Garcia made her entrance into the arena, waved to the fans and prepared to kick start the show. Unfortunately, Lilian caught her foot on some pyro equipment and took a pretty hard fall onto the ground. The moment was made even funnier by Michael Cole's commentary, as he enthusiastically yelled "She just took a bump!" between fits of definitely-not-exaggerated hysterics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fOI-l2vf1Sk
It ain't easy! Former Manager of Ultimate Warrior's "WarriorWeb", Former Senior Editor of Vince Russo's "Pyro and Ballyhoo", and wrestling fan for over twenty five years. Daniel's favourite wrestling memory is being in Wembley Stadium with his Grandad for SummerSlam '92.