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Top 10 sporting gestures

Published on Mar 20, 2014 3:42 PM
Bremen's midfielder Aaron Hunt (right) and Dortmund's midfielder Nuri Sahin vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Weder Bremen vs Borussia Dortmund in Bremen, northern Germany on Feb 8, 2014. Hunt has been hailed as a hero, despite him being guilty of diving to earn a penalty in a match against Nuremburg on March 8, 2014. -- FILE PHOTO: AFP

With two examples of fair play coming in football in the past fortnight, here's a look at 10 of the top gestures from the world of sports. 


Paolo Di Canio
The fiery Italian earned a standing ovation after refusing to take advantage of a goalkeeper's injury during a Premier League match. Everton goalkeeper Paul Gerrard was injured in the penalty box, and the ball was crossed to West Ham's Di Canio in front of an open goal. Instead of scoring, the striker picked up the ball and gestured for medics to attend to the stricken Gerrard. 

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