Oh the woes of being famous enough to have overzealous fans!
He caught her, but ended up going down as a result with Ryan hitting the curb below with his knee. The girl is fine… as fine as you can be for almost ending the career of one of your nation's best Olympic swimmers!
Here's what his publicist said:
"As a result of a freak injury caused by an unexpected fan encounter, Ryan has suffered a torn MCL and an ACL sprain and will be taking a break from training and competition."
Take it easy, fans!
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