10/07/2013 11:51 BST | Updated 10/07/2013 11:52 BST

Urine Thrown At Mark Cavendish: Other Objects Thrown At Sportsmen (PICTURES)

A spectator threw urine at Mark Cavendish on Wednesday the day after the Isle of Man-born cyclist was accused of causing a crash during stage 10 of the Tour de France.

Following the unseemly incident in France, here are some other objects sportsmen have had thrown at them...