Love is a battlefield! The Bachelorette boys clock up the injuries on-set as they put their bodies on the line to impress Georgia

Bruised egos and broken hearts are to be expected in a reality show such as The Bachelorette. 

But the boys competing for Georgia Love's heart also experienced their fair share of physical injuries during filming for the popular show. 

From broken teeth to busted shoulders, it seems as if Georgia's season of the Bachelorette has clocked up as many behind-the-scenes medial issues as it has on-screen kisses.

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'I could taste blood in my mouth': The Bachelorette's most startling injury to date occurred this week during a medieval-themed group date which saw Matty Johnson lose half his front tooth

'I could taste blood in my mouth': The Bachelorette's most startling injury to date occurred this week during a medieval-themed group date which saw Matty Johnson lose half his front tooth

The most startling of injuries occurred this week during a medieval-themed group date which saw Matty Johnson lose half his front tooth.

In a scene that never made it to air, Matty is seen snapping out his front tooth after getting accidentally hit in the face by fellow contestant Matt Dunn. 

'I knew I had a knock to the face and I could taste blood in my mouth and that is when I realised my tooth was missing,' Matty told Confidential

Need a shoulder to cry on? Meanwhile, fans were left concerned at the end of Thursday night's wrestling-themed challenge when Rhys Chilton suffered a shoulder injury during a wrestling match against Matt Dunn

Need a shoulder to cry on? Meanwhile, fans were left concerned at the end of Thursday night's wrestling-themed challenge when Rhys Chilton suffered a shoulder injury during a wrestling match against Matt Dunn

'It severed across a nerve so I could feel that sensitivity with the air on the nerve. I slightly panicked and made a bit of a scene.'

'It was like, I’d literally risk life and limb to win Georgia’s heart,' he quipped. 

Meanwhile, fans were left concerned at the end of Thursday night's wrestling-themed challenge when Rhys Chilton suffered a shoulder injury during a wrestling match against Matt Dunn. 

Under wraps: Rhys, who endured a three-hour stint in hospital before he was told that the injury was relatively minor, was forced to wear a cast throughout the remainder of the episode.

Under wraps: Rhys, who endured a three-hour stint in hospital before he was told that the injury was relatively minor, was forced to wear a cast throughout the remainder of the episode.

Rhys, who endured a three-hour stint in hospital before he was told that the injury was relatively minor, was forced to wear a cast throughout the remainder of the episode.

Clancy Ryan also suffered a minor injury to the face during last week's trapeze-theme date.

In a behind-the-scenes video filmed during the date, Clancy and Tommy Saggus are seen seen congratulating Matty Johnson for winning the trapeze challenge. 

Taking a swing to the face! Clancy Ryan also suffered a minor injury to the face during last week's trapeze-theme date
Making contact: Clancy and Tommy both reached out to give Matty a high-five but instead collided in mid-air, accidentally allowing Tommy to accidently slap Clancy in the face

Taking a swing to the face! Clancy Ryan also suffered a minor injury to the face during last week's trapeze-theme date

Clancy and Tommy both reached out to give Matty a high-five but instead collided in mid-air, accidentally allowing Tommy to accidently slap Clancy in the face.

But it wasn't just the boys who found themselves battered and bruised during filming- heroine Georgia also suffered a few mishaps herself. 

As seen in a behind-the-scenes clip, Georgia managed to cut her thumb mid-way through her 'skurfing' session with Courtney. 

Georgia also recently revealed that her cataclysmic fall during the first cocktail party actually left her with a nasty scratch down the front of her leg.

Love is a battlefield! Clancy was seen buckling down in pain with one hand over his eye after the impact 

Love is a battlefield! Clancy was seen buckling down in pain with one hand over his eye after the impact 

No one is immune! As seen in a behind-the-scenes clip, Georgia managed to cut her thumb mid-way through her 'skurfing' session with Courtney

No one is immune! As seen in a behind-the-scenes clip, Georgia managed to cut her thumb mid-way through her 'skurfing' session with Courtney

Falling into love! Georgia also recently revealed that her cataclysmic fall during the first cocktail party actually left her with a nasty scratch down the front of her leg

Falling into love! Georgia also recently revealed that her cataclysmic fall during the first cocktail party actually left her with a nasty scratch down the front of her leg

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