Horrifying footage shows a powerlifter fracture both knees during a competition. Two, to lie down for two months, not to move your legs! A Russian powerlifting champion has fractured both of his knees while attempting to squat 400kg (880lb). Russian Powerlifter Fractures Both Knees, Snaps Quads During Squat Gone Wrong. Sedykh’s legs buckled under the weight of the barbell which he attempted to lift during the European tournament. Alexander Sedykh was competing in the World Raw Powerlifting Federation when the incident happened. Alexander Sedykh has shared an image of his shattered legs to his Instagram account, revealing he’s at the starting point of a long road to recovery. Russian powerlifting champion Alexander Sedykh suffered a horrifying injury at the World Raw Powerlifting Federation European Championships event in Dolgoprudny, which is near Moscow, earlier in August. A Russian powerlifting champion has posted a confronting injury update from his hospital bed after breaking both knees in a 400kg squat attempt. Viral Russian Powerlifter Who Fractured Both His … RUSSIAN powerlifter Alexander Sedykh fractured both knees while attempting to squat 400kg. A Russian weightlifter broke both his knees after a 400kg squat went haywire. The awful scene all went down when decorated weightlifter Alexander Sedykh stepped up to the bar at a World Raw Powerlifting Federation event near Moscow this past weekend. A Russian power lifter has fractured both of his knees in a failed attempt to squat 400kg (880lb) and must now learn to walk again. The tournament has athletes compete in a number of categories, including powerlifting, bench press, power combination, deadlift, and armlifting, according to RIA Novosti. A 9-year-old boy who can deadlift more than twice his bodyweight is breaking powerlifting records. Reddit has hundreds of thousands of interest-based communities. RUSSIAN powerlifter Alexander Sedykh has revealed his gruesome injuries after breaking both knees at last week's WRPF European Championships. Russian powerlifting champion Alexander Sedykh broke both of his knees and snapped his quads while trying to squat nearly 900 pounds at a competition on … But the weight was too much, and both his knees snapped like twigs - and it was caught on video. Russian Powerlifter Alexander Sedykh suffers horrific injuries as he breaks both his knees during a … Last year, a similar injury beset a weightlifter as he tried to squat a lesser 250kg (550lb) during a competition in Russia. Alexander Sedykh, an absolute unit of a man, stepped up for a mighty feat: a … The attempt didn’t go as planned. Russian powerlifter Alexander Sedykh's reign as the champion in squats came to a gruesome end during the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European Championships in Moscow. 132 Russian powerlifter fractures both his knees by failing to squat 400kg . "The doctor said that they assembled my knee well, and the quads were sewn with a double stitch," Sedykh was quoted as saying. section: | slug: russian-powerlifting-champion-alexander-sedykh-breaks-both-knees-during-800-pound-squat-attempt | sport: other | route: article_single.us | (CNN)A Russian power lifter broke both his knees while trying to lift nearly 900 pounds. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world. Now he reveals what went wrong, how his recovery is coming, when he can compete again, and more. A Russian powerlifter fractured both of his knees and snapped his quads while trying to squat nearly 900 pounds. 1 Sedykh's knees horrifyingly buckled under the 400kg weight A Russian powerlifter champion's attempt to squat 400kg (880lb) turned disastrous as he will have to learn to walk again after he suffered broken knees and injured his quadricep muscles. In the gruesome episode, the powerlifter fractured both of his knees and now must learn to walk again. Unfortunately, Sedykh suffered an … A couple of weeks ago, Russian powerlifter Alexander Sedykh broke both of his knees in a tragic powerlifting accident. The powerlifter said he will be forced to spend months in bed before learning to walk again. "My wife also wrote that my meniscus was torn and the tendons flew off. Russian weightlifter Alexander Sedykh has revealed his gruesome injuries after breaking both knees at last week’s World Raw Powerlifting Federation European Championships. He was attempting to lift 400 kilograms (around 880 pounds) on the bar. He fractured both his knees during the downward movement, and also snapped both his quads, according to TMZ Sports. Last year, a similar injury beset a weightlifter as he tried to squat a lesser 250kg (550lb) during a competition in Russia. However as Russian powerlifter Alexander Sedykh discovered, sometimes this can backfire in a big way. Power lifter Alexander Sedykh fractured both knees while trying to squat nearly 900 pounds. Alexander Sedykh was competing in the World Raw Powerlifting Federation when the incident happened. Alexander Sedykh was competing in the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European Championships near Moscow, when the clusterfock incident happened. 2 Sedykh showed off the horror injuries Credit: Instagram RUSSIAN powerlifter Alexander Sedykh fractured both knees while attempting to squat 400kg. Alexander Sedykh suffered the horror injury at the World Raw Powerlifting Federation European Championships near Moscow this week. A Russian powerlifting champion has fractured both of his knees while attempting to squat 400kg (880lb). Viral Russian Powerlifter Who Fractured Both His … A Russian powerlifter named Alexander Sedykh fractured both his knees last week, during his attempt at squatting 880 lbs. The horror injury was suffered at the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European Championships - with Sedykh having arrived as the reigning champion. Alexander Sedykh underwent a six-hour operation after he fractured both his knees in a failed attempt to squat 400kg. "What is the prognosis? He didn’t reveal if he will continue his weightlifting career. Russian powerlifter Alexander Sedykh's reign as the champion in squats came to a gruesome end during the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European Championships in Moscow. Sedykh underwent emergency surgery that lasted six hours, RIA Novosti said. A Russian powerlifting champion has fractured both of his knees while attempting to squat 400kg (880lb). The record holder attempted to … If you have not seen it by now, the video of Sedykh collapsing and shattering his knees while squatting is terrible. Now he reveals what went wrong, how his recovery is coming, when he can compete again, and more. 6-keys: media/spln/other/reg/free/stories, at https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/13/world/alexander-sedykh-squat-injury-trnd Russian powerlifting champion Alexander Sedykh has shared post-surgery pictures showing the extent of a horrific injury he sustained last week at the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European championships. Russian Powerlifter Alexander Sedykh Fractures Both Knees After Attempt at 400kg Squat Goes Wrong (Watch Video). Unfortunately, Sedykh suffered an … All Rights Reserved. Alexander Sedykh underwent a six-hour operation after he fractured both his knees in a failed attempt to squat 400kg. Russian weightlifter has fractured both knees after a 400kg squat went wrong. RUSSIAN powerlifter Alexander Sedykh fractured both knees while attempting to squat 400kg. The awful scene all went down when decorated weightlifter Alexander Sedykh stepped up to the bar at a World Raw Powerlifting Federation event near Moscow this past weekend. 8:25 am ET, Jets trade disgruntled star Laine in blockbuster, Report: Fired Chargers coach Lynn finds new job, Michigan pausing all sports because of COVID-19 variant, Stafford, Lions agree to split; Detroit seeks trade partner, Curry passes Miller, moves to 2nd all-time in NBA threes, Duke falls again, NCAA hopes take another hit, Report: Watson reveals his trade wish list. Browse top posts starting with the letter ‘R’ - Page 67. Alexander Sedykh suffered the horror injury at the World Raw Powerlifting … Defending champion, Alexander Sedykh was competing in the World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WRPF) European Championships … He not only held World and National titles, he has coached others to those lofty heights as well. ... You’re about to watch this powerlifter, Alexander Sedykh, fracture both knees and snap both quads as this 800-pound squat doesn’t end well. Alexander Sedykh was seriously injured while competing in the 2020 World Raw Powerlifting Federation (WPRF) Championships held in Dolgoprudny, which is in the Moscow region of Russia, the Russian state-run news agency RIA Novosti reported. Updated 2042 GMT (0442 HKT) August 13, 2020. The record holder attempted to … As Sedykh attempted to thrust upward both of his knees gave out and the entire weight transferred through his legs. Medics rushed to Alexander's aid and he was rushed to the hospital for immediate surgery. 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