Amidst the surfeit of awe-inspiring athletic talents patrolling our sports arenas is a tightly knit selection of bright-shining stars who have combined natural ability with relentless determination to become today's best.
As they each bask in the ambiance of prosperity, these superstars undoubtedly look back on their unique journey, from painful failure to magical success.
But there is likely one moment that stands tall, separating itself from the rest of the pack with a undeniable significance.
Whether they turned careers around or led to tarnished legacies, these occurrences humbled even the most confident legends of today.
Let's take a look at the worst moments of the 50 best athletes in sports today.