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Jason Statham Competed in Diving Event in Newly-Unearthed Video

July 24, 2014 (8:17 am) GMT
A newly-unearthed video shows the then-23-year-old 'Transporter' actor participating in a competitive diving at the 1990 Commonwealth Games.
Jason Statham Competed in Diving Event in Newly-Unearthed Video

may be known as a successful action movie star, but once he was left red-faced as he competed for England at the 1990 Commonwealth Games in Auckland, New Zealand. BBC recently shared a clip of the then-young star of "The Transporter" showing off his tonned body as he took a dive at the sports competition.

Wearing a speedo just like other athletes, Statham competed in one-meter and three-meter springboard. He finished eighth in the first and placed 11th in the latter. The star of "" then tried the 10m platform and he finished the 10th.

The 2014 Commonwealth Games, meanwhile, takes place in Glasgow starting from Wednesday, July 23. and were among stars who performed at the opening ceremony.

Statham was most recently photographed doing grocery shopping with his girlfriend at Bristol Farms in L.A. The actor was spotted wearing a casual outfit which consisted of a gray hoodie and black shorts. His girlfriend, meanwhile, looked pretty in a beige-colored top over a black dress.



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