Clutch is a word that has been thrown around in sports ever since the beginning of time. Clutch is a word that has different meanings to most people, but at its core it only means one thing.
Being clutch is not only having the ability to bring your team back when they are down—clutch is when you are there for your team when they need you the most.
Just because you hit one or two game-winning shots or throw one or two game-winning touchdowns does not make you clutch. Deferring from throwing a pass or shooting a shot or not swinging at a ball is worse than trying and failing. The most clutch athletes are the ones that have tried and failed numerous times.
However, when the chips are down, these 10 athletes know how to either put their team in a position to win, or keep their team ahead when the other team is so close to winning.
Here are the 10 most clutch athletes in our current world of sports.