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This Is The Most Gruesome Injury Of The Olympics So Far

WARNING: Graphic images.

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This is Samir Ait Said, a member of the French Olympic gymnastics team.

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On Saturday during the vault qualification competition, Said broke his left leg during a bad landing. Like, really really bad.

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:( :( :( :( :(

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The sound of his leg breaking apparently echoed throughout the arena.

I was at the Kevin Ware game. This was worse. Could hear Ait Said's leg snap

He was taken from the venue by the medical team.

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Despite how bad his injury was, Said waved at the audience from the stretcher like a champ.

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Hope he has a speedy recovery!


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