No wonder Steven Gerrard is looking like this!
10 3. The Winston-Salem Open trophy, as won by Austrian tennis player Jurgen Melzer, is essentially a plastic beaker 6. The Chevron World Challenge trophy, lifted by Jim Furyk, not Tiger Woods. WTF? 4. Gael Monfils was ecstatic to hold aloft the Moselle Tennis Open trophy, which doubles up nicely as a weird egg lamp thing There are some amazing trophies in the world of sport.The European Cup, the Gentlemen’s Singles Cup at Wimbledon and the ice hockey Stanley Cup, to name a few of the most iconic trophies awarded to the finest sports people out there.And then there are the awards that look less like an honour and more an embarrassment!Check out 10 of the worst in the slideshow above and let us know if we’ve missed out any awful efforts by leaving a comment below. 10. The PFA Merit award – looks like a plaster of Paris model you’d give to a child at Christmas! Click the yellow arrow above, right, to see nine more of sport’s worst trophies – USA-bound Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard were honoured for their incredible careers in English football with two of the crappiest-looking trophies you could imagine giving to men who’ve won the club game’s greatest honours, between them. 10 10 10 10 1. Robin Soderling holds the ATP Masters Series Paris trophy. Hope he likes liquorice! 7. The Pacific Life Open trophy – a whale, basically – as paraded by Ana Ivanovic. Although, it looks very dodgy in this picture! 5. In case you hadn’t guessed, it’s the Orange Bowl Championship trophy, as won by the Stanford Cardinal American football team against the Virginia Tech Hokies 10 10 10 10 10 2. Golfer Cristie Kerr poses with a glass replica of an empty bunch of flowers, aka the LPGA KIA Classic trophy 8. The 1993 European Grand Prix trophy – a giant Sega, Sonic the Hedgehog advert – given far more glamour than it deserves thanks to the late, great Ayrton Senna 9. The SAP Open trophy – Andy Murray appears thrilled to be holding this phallic-looking award