The Greatest Moments Of Respect In Sports History

Published on 06/07/2020
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Giannis Signs Shirt

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Giannis Signs Shirt

Giannis Antetenkoumpo took time to sign a shirt fora fan and share some words of encouragement and kindness with him too. The basketball player kneeled right by his side for a photo after giving the child the gift. Such a humble and respectful moment.

Stephen Curry’s Signature

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Stephen Curry’s Signature

Basketball in all its glory is widely one of the most popular and loved sports. Fans will do anything and everything to get those courtside seats and simply smell their favorite players. This fan was truly lucky on this day…After the game, Steph Curry signed a pair of his worn-out sneakers and simply walked right up to her and gave them to this young lady. She was absolutely thrilled!

Women’s 400 Meter

Women's 400 Meter

Women’s 400 Meter

This women’s 400-meter in Rio 2016 showcased a heartfelt moment when Abbey D’Agostino of the U.S and Nikki Hamblin from New Zealand. Abbey was accidentally tripped by Nikki but she turned right around and went to help her. Normally, runners simply continue running- in fact it was quite a serious race too. But, this young runner went back and helped her up. They completed the race together and this will be a moment of true respect and honor in her career.

Federer Vs. Child

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Federer and Dimitrov are both world-renowned tennis players. During their match Dimitrov invited a young kid to play against Federer and to Federer’s surprise the young boy actually ended up beating him. The crowd went wild and Dimitrov congratulated the little kid he had bright on to the court too. Now, this is a moment that will forever stay with that child, that’s for sure.

Messi Makes Kid’s Day

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Lionel Messi is admired and thoroughly adored by his fans and the world. He is known as one of the greatest soccer players of all time. When this young boy tried to run up to him security picked him up and pushed him away, however, Messi did not like what he saw and called him straight back. He gave the kid a hug and sent him on his way. A small moment that would stay with him forever.

Brother’s At A Marathon

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Brother’s At A Marathon


Jonathan and Alistair Brownlee are brothers but they are also marathon runners, competitive and at the top of their game. However, in this specific marathon Jonathan was struggling a few meters away from the finish line he was exhausted and could not continue- Alistair came up from behind picked his brother up and ran with him to the finish line. Alistair pushed his brother across the finish line and in front of him. This made Jonathan 2nd place and Alistair 3rd in the entire race.

Lebron James And Knock Over A Lady Selling Snacks

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Lebron James in the what of a game, with 11 minutes left on the clock accidentally backed into a woman on the courtside. He knocked her over. Once realizing James ran back and quickly picked her up, hugged her and made sure she was fine. H did this while in the heat of a game- what an absolute gentleman and great sportsman. Not to mention he for sure made this lady’s day.

Derek Redmond’s Hamstring Snaps

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Derek Redmond in the Barcelona 1992 Olympics snapped his hamstring. It was one of the worst scenes of sports history. Suddenly, his father comes running down on to the track. He pushed an umpire away and scurries to his son’s side. Together they finish the race. Redmond was in agony, his face said it all.

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