Warning: Graphic image below.
Two fans of NRL team Penrith Panthers sustained painful injuries participating in the half-time entertainment.
One suffered a dislocated shoulder while the other broke his ankle in particularly brutal fashion:
According to Yahoo 7 Sport News in Australia:
A Faulconbridge resident, who goes by the name "Shunter" on Twitter according to News Limited reports, was competing with another fan at the interval in a popular game called the 'Big Ball Bash'.
The game sees two teams sprint from each goal line to a giant ball and attempt to push it over the opposition stripe.
As for "Shunter," he soon took to Twitter with an update on his condition:
And the hashtag "#PrayForShunter" was also spotted in support of the fan.