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Canelo Alvarez (black trunks) and Gennady Golovkin (white trunks) box in the middleweight world championship boxing match at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Alvarez won via majority decision. 

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Canelo Alvarez (black trunks) and Gennady Golovkin (white trunks) box in the middleweight world championship boxing match at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Alvarez won via majority decision. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

Canelo Alvarez (black trunks) and Gennady Golovkin (white trunks) box in the middleweight world championship boxing match at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Alvarez won via majority decision. Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the Berlin Marathon and breaking the World Record.

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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the Berlin Marathon and breaking the World Record. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge celebrates winning the Berlin Marathon and breaking the World Record. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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Red Bull's Max Verstappen during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. 



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Red Bull's Max Verstappen during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Red Bull's Max Verstappen during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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France's Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut celebrate winning their match, against Spain's Marcel Granollers and Feliciano Lopez in the Davis Cup semi-final. 


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France's Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut celebrate winning their match, against Spain's Marcel Granollers and Feliciano Lopez in the Davis Cup semi-final. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

France's Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut celebrate winning their match, against Spain's Marcel Granollers and Feliciano Lopez in the Davis Cup semi-final. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Barcelona's Luis Suarez shoots at goal against Real Sociedad. 


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Barcelona's Luis Suarez shoots at goal against Real Sociedad. REUTERS/Paul Hanna

Barcelona's Luis Suarez shoots at goal against Real Sociedad. REUTERS/Paul Hanna
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Serena Williams yells at chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the women's final against Naomi Osaka of Japan at the U.S. Open. 

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Serena Williams yells at chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the women's final against Naomi Osaka of Japan at the U.S. Open. Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY

Serena Williams yells at chair umpire Carlos Ramos in the women's final against Naomi Osaka of Japan at the U.S. Open. Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY
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Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez (9) breaks his bat against the Cincinnati Red. 

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Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez (9) breaks his bat against the Cincinnati Red. Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY

Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez (9) breaks his bat against the Cincinnati Red. Kamil Krzaczynski-USA TODAY
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Participants run past Tiananmen gate during the Beijing Marathon. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Participants run past Tiananmen gate during the Beijing Marathon. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Participants run past Tiananmen gate during the Beijing Marathon. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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Retired sprinter Usain Bolt poses as he enjoys zero gravity conditions during a flight in a specially modified plane above Reims, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Retired sprinter Usain Bolt poses as he enjoys zero gravity conditions during a flight in a specially modified plane above Reims, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Retired sprinter Usain Bolt poses as he enjoys zero gravity conditions during a flight in a specially modified plane above Reims, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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England's Joe Root and team mates celebrate with a trophy after their match against India. 


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England's Joe Root and team mates celebrate with a trophy after their match against India. Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs

England's Joe Root and team mates celebrate with a trophy after their match against India. Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs
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New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson (11) makes a catch for a touchdown during the second quarter against Detroit Lions defensive back Tavon Wilson.

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New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson (11) makes a catch for a touchdown during the second quarter against Detroit Lions defensive back Tavon Wilson. Raj Mehta-USA TODAY

New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson (11) makes a catch for a touchdown during the second quarter against Detroit Lions defensive back Tavon Wilson. Raj Mehta-USA TODAY
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Albania's Thomas Strakosha, Berat Djimsiti and Rey Manaj in action against Scotland. 



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Albania's Thomas Strakosha, Berat Djimsiti and Rey Manaj in action against Scotland. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

Albania's Thomas Strakosha, Berat Djimsiti and Rey Manaj in action against Scotland. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith
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Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in action during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. 

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Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in action during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in action during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso celebrates winning the race at the San Marino Grand Prix. 


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Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso celebrates winning the race at the San Marino Grand Prix. REUTERS/Max Rossi

Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso celebrates winning the race at the San Marino Grand Prix. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Malta's Ryan Camilleri in action with Azerbaijan's Mahir Madatov during the UEFA Nations League. 


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Malta's Ryan Camilleri in action with Azerbaijan's Mahir Madatov during the UEFA Nations League. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

Malta's Ryan Camilleri in action with Azerbaijan's Mahir Madatov during the UEFA Nations League. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. 

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Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. REUTERS/Edgar Su

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo during practice at the Singapore Grand Prix. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Naomi Osaka of Japan (left) cries as Serena Williams comforts her after the crowd booed during the trophy ceremony following the women's final at the  U.S. Open.

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Naomi Osaka of Japan (left) cries as Serena Williams comforts her after the crowd booed during the trophy ceremony following the women's final at the U.S. Open. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY

Naomi Osaka of Japan (left) cries as Serena Williams comforts her after the crowd booed during the trophy ceremony following the women's final at the U.S. Open. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY
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A fan returns the ball from the crowd as Bath Rugby plays Gloucester Rugby. 


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A fan returns the ball from the crowd as Bath Rugby plays Gloucester Rugby. Action Images/Peter Cziborra

A fan returns the ball from the crowd as Bath Rugby plays Gloucester Rugby. Action Images/Peter Cziborra
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Penn State Nittany Lions wide receiver KJ Hamler (1) is tackled after a catch by Pittsburgh Panthers defensive back Jazzee Stocker (7).
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Penn State Nittany Lions wide receiver KJ Hamler (1) is tackled after a catch by Pittsburgh Panthers defensive back Jazzee Stocker (7). Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY

Penn State Nittany Lions wide receiver KJ Hamler (1) is tackled after a catch by Pittsburgh Panthers defensive back Jazzee Stocker (7). Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY
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Spain's Saul Niguez celebrates scoring their first goal against England. 

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Spain's Saul Niguez celebrates scoring their first goal against England. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Spain's Saul Niguez celebrates scoring their first goal against England. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Israel's Tomer Hemed in action with Northern Ireland's Craig Cathcart.


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Israel's Tomer Hemed in action with Northern Ireland's Craig Cathcart. Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

Israel's Tomer Hemed in action with Northern Ireland's Craig Cathcart. Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff
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Amir Khan in action against Samuel Vargas in Birmingham. 


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Amir Khan in action against Samuel Vargas in Birmingham. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

Amir Khan in action against Samuel Vargas in Birmingham. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge
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