With professional athletes around the world all in prime shape, and training similarly to stay in the best condition possible, they have one vulnerable spot that never gets tougher.
The family jewels.
The most reckless, fearless and intimidating player in the world can still be put to rest with a nice shot to the twig and berries, the frank and beans.
With the protective cup made to guard a man's most sensitive area, it seems unlikely that an athlete would have to deal with the stomach-wrenching pain that comes with a nutshot if he is properly dressed.
Unfortunately, many athletes disregard the importance of this protection and perform with a free area, while the ones who do wear one sometimes get extremely unlucky.
Here are the 60 most extreme nutshots in sports.