THEY MAKE SHERMAN LOOK SEDATE: Skater Wins Award for Angriest Athlete

Published on January 21, 2014

By Annie Colbert

Richard Sherman has nothing on Sjinkie Knegt.The Seattle Seahawks cornerback might have grabbed the attention of the Internet with his post-game antics, but Knegt, a Dutch speed skater, deserves the title of angriest athlete of the weekend.

At the ISU European Short Track Championships held in Dresden, Germany this weekend, Knegt and his teammates took second place to the Russian squad in the 5000m relay final. Knegt channeled his frustration into a two-finger salute to Russia’s Viktor Ahn as the pair crossed the finish line.

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