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We all look up to athletes because they can do remarkable things we cannot do. And these shots just prove that. Check out the videos below to see some of the most ridiculous shots taken in the sporting world — all that scored a point (or in the NBA’s case, two or three).
NBA: Michael Jordan’s famous series-winning shot
Michael Jordan had some phenomenal shots throughout his career, but this was definitely one of the best. Jordan hangs in the air to knock down the series-winning shot over Craig Ehlo during the 1992 NBA playoffs.
Golf: Lexi Thompson Hole-in-One at HSBC Championships
Despite a strong breeze, Lexi Thompson hit a beautiful hole-in-one during the HSBC Women’s Championships in 2015. It was the fifth of her career.
Soccer: David Beckham gets England to World Cup Finals
David Beckham had one shot in order to get England to the World Cup finals in 2001, and of course, he made it, causing the announcer to say, “Give that man a knighthood!
Tennis: Serena Williams vs. Maria Sharapova