Theo Walcott is the latest British sports star to be struck down in his prime by injury. The Arsenal and England forward will miss the rest of the season and this summer's World Cup finals in Brazil are rupturing an anterior cruciate ligament, but is in good company. Here are 10 other talents to suffer the ill-timed agony of serious injury.
David Beckham misses 2010 World Cup finals
David Beckham was denied a fourth appearance at a World Cup finals when he snapped an Achilles tendon while turning out for Milan in the early part of 2010. He travelled to South Africa as part of England'sRead More »from 10 British sports stars hit by untimely injuries