Broken trophies in sports

When IndyCar driver Sebastien Bourdais's second-place trophy at the Honda Indy in Toronto <a href="http://ca.sports.yahoo.com/news/canadian-press-newsalert-dixon-wins-first-two-toronto-212319852.html" target="_blank">fell off the podium and shattered</a>, he joined a nefarious list of athletes who have accidentally wrecked their prize.

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Grey Cup history

Edmonton Eskimos' Dale Potter celebrates after winning the Grey Cup over the Montreal Alouettes in Toronto on Nov. 26, 1978. The base of the cup is missing after being broken in transport from the field. The Canadian Press/Andy Clark

Broken trophies in sports

-BLOOMINGTON, MN - MAY 25: Jaromir Jagr #68 of the Pittsburgh Penguins holds the Stanley Cup in the locker room after Game 6 of the 1991 Stanley Cup Finals against the Minnesota North Stars on May 25, 1991 at the Metropolitan Sports Center in Bloomington, Minnesota. (Photo by B Bennett/Getty Images)

Broken trophies in sports

Broken trophies in sports

ÛCLEVELAND, OH - FEBRUARY 8: Allen Iverson #3 of the Eastern Conference poses with his MVP award after the 1997 Rookie All-Star game played February 8, 1997 at the Gund Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1997 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Broken trophies in sports

MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 21: Sergio Ramos (L) of Real Madrid lets slip the The Copa del Rey trophy from a bus carrying Real Madrid players during a victory parade after beating Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final on April 21, 2011 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Broken trophies in sports

Missouri head football coach Gary Pinkel, right, hoists the trophy as he and his team celebrate a 41-24 win over North Carolina at the Independence Bowl in Shreveport, Louisiana, Monday, December 26, 2011. (Shane Keyser/Kansas City Star/MCT)

Broken trophies in sports

CNEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 09: Head coach Nick Saban of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with the trophy after defeating Louisiana State University Tigers in the 2012 Allstate BCS National Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 9, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)