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02-24-2011, 09:03 PM
Airs this Friday on ESPN2.

ESPN's SportsNation program will unveil their first ever "FAILy Awards" this Friday on ESPN2, and the inaugural set of nominees features several MMA moments from the past year. Check out the nominees below and then tune in to ESPN2 this Friday at 4PM ET to find out the winners.


Ben Henderson gets kicked in the face by Anthony Pettis off the cage
Belfort gets kicked in the face by Silva
Amazing Race contestant gets hit in the face with a watermelon

Celebration FAIL

Nate Robinson jumps on Paul Pierce and falls to the ground
Rollerblade racer celebrates too early and loses at the finish line
MMA fighter dives off top of cage and nearly knocks himself out

Teamwork FAIL

Virginia Cavalier falls off horse
Phil Jackson awkwardly misses fist-pound with Kobe
Scott Tolzien gets ignored by Wisconsin teammates


David James misses bouncing ball, allows goal
Sander Boschker swings leg and misses, allows goal
Goalie does cartwheels on free kick, gets scored on anyway, taunted by opponent


Suns spirit squad guy dunks himself by accident from trampoline
Streetball dunker gets leg stuck in rim, needs ladder to get down
Javale McGee takes off from free throw line, comes up short

Footwork FAIL

British cheese rolling down a hill
Asian hurdler wipes out, then cheats his way to finish
Minor league mascot falls off dugout while dancing

Helmet FAIL (Marcellus Wiley presents)

Owen Schmitt bangs helmet on head til he bleeds
Mike Orakpo crushes helmet off other dude
Two NFL guys get helmets stuck together

Equipment FAIL

Boxer's fall thru ropes of ring
Ohio State tuba player drills camera
Chelsea player's shorts fall off