Fate has always played a defining role in wrestling. It can be an off-the-cuff remark that crystallizes a wrestler in the fans' minds or a snap decision that defines a person's character forever.
The greatest incidents in wrestling history usually come from these twists of fate. These moments go beyond the human imagination and into the realms of uncertainty.
Injuries are often seen as the cruelest form of fate. Many people believe their favourite wrestler lost their best opportunity to succeed with an injury at the wrong time. Other wrestlers can't fully recover after an injury, so they never reach the heights of their former glories.
However, one person's injury can be the opportunity for another to excel. Sometimes greatness can emerge from a disastrous situation.
Here are 10 injuries that have changed the course of wrestling history.