Sports Photos Of 2012 Week 13

Here’s week 13 of best sports photos. NCAA, loads of NHL fights, European footbal action and some fun golf pix to end the set with. [52 photos total]

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Serena Williams of the U.S. reacts to winning a point over Samantha Stosur of Australia during their women's singles match at the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Florida (Andrew Innerarity/REUTERS) #
2
Manchester United's Rooney celebrates his goal against Fulham during their English Premier League soccer match in Manchester (PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS) #
3
Boston Celtics small forward Pierce has his shot blocked by Charlotte Bobcats power forward Thomas during their NBA basketball game in Charlotte (CHRIS KEANE/REUTERS) #
4
Dallas Stars' Ott gets his helmet pulled off by Calgary Flames' Iginla during their NHL hockey game in Calgary (TODD KOROL/REUTERS) #
5
El Salvador team members pray after their CONCACAF Olympic qualifying soccer match against the U.S. in Nashville (HARRISON MCCLARY/REUTERS) #
6
Maria Sharapova celebrates her victory over Li Na after their women's singles match at the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne, Florida (Andrew Innerarity/REUTERS) #
7
German soccer star Prinz waves to supporters after her substitution during her farewell match between German national soccer team and FFC Frankfurt in Frankfurt (ALEX DOMANSKI/REUTERS) #
8
Toronto Blue Jays' Arencibia tags out New York Yankees' Martin during their spring training baseball game in Tampa (STEVE NESIUS/REUTERS) #
9
Bazarova and Larionov of Russia perform during the pairs short program at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice (JEAN-PAUL PELISSIER/REUTERS) #
10
Oakland Athletics shortstop Pennington throws the ball to first base as Seattle Mariners Olivo slides into second base to break up a double play during their season opening MLB baseball game in Tokyo (Toru Hanai/REUTERS) #
11
Macedonian paraplegic athlete Stojkoski pushes himself on a highway, escorted by Serbian bikers, during a marathon from his native town of Krusevo to the London Olympics, in Belgrade (MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS) #
12
Barcelona's Alves battles for the ball with AC Milan's goalkeeper Abbiati and Antonini during their Champions League quarter-final first leg soccer match in Milan (MAX ROSSI/REUTERS) #
13
Argentine gymnast hopeful Camila Ambrosio performs during a training session at the Cenard Sports Complex in Buenos Aires (ENRIQUE MARCARIAN/REUTERS) #
14
Pechalat and Bourzat of France perform during the ice dance short dance at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice (ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS) #
15
Nuggets guard Ty Lawson goes to the basket past Raptors forward Ed Davis during their NBA basketball game in Toronto (MIKE CASSESE/REUTERS) #
16
U.S. platform diver Haley Ishimatsu trains on a trampoline for the London 2012 Olympics in Los Angeles (LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS) #
17
Rangers' Boyle celebrates his game-winning goal against Jets during the third period of their NHL hockey game in Winnipeg (FRED GREENSLADE/REUTERS) #
18
Oakland Athletics' Cespedes celebrates with teammate Reddick after hitting two-run homerun against Seattle Mariners' pitcher Shawn Kelley during seventh inning of their second baseball game of the MLB American League season opening series in Tokyo (Toru Hanai/REUTERS) #
19
Valencia's Costa fights for the ball with Elm of AZ Alkmaar during their Europa League quarter final match (ROBIN VAN LONKHUIJSEN/REUTERS) #
20
Tunisian wrestler Belaiech trains for the 2012 London Olympic Games in Tunis (ZOUBEIR SOUISSI/REUTERS) #
21
Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to David Ferrer of Spain during their men's singles match at the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne (Andrew Innerarity/REUTERS) #
22
Laura Davies of Britain uses grass to tee up her ball on the 18th tee box during the first round of the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament in Rancho Mirage, California (DANNY MOLOSHOK/REUTERS) #
23
Bolton Wanderers footballer Fabrice Muamba poses for a photograph in the London Chest Hospital in east London (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
24
South Africa's Kallis looks on as India's Kohli misses a catch during their Twenty20 cricket match in Johannesburg (SIPHIWE SIBEKO/REUTERS) #
25
Dube and Wolfe of Canada perform during the pairs free skating event at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice (JEAN-PAUL PELISSIER/REUTERS) #
26
Miami Heat's James goes up for a slam dunk against Toronto Raptors during their NBA basketball game in Toronto (MARK BLINCH/REUTERS) #
27
Texas Rangers' Yu Darvish of Japan throws a pitch to Colorado Rockies' Tulowitzki during their MLB spring training in Scottsdale (DARRYL WEBB/REUTERS) #
28
Jockeys compete at the start of the first race during the 17th Dubai World Cup at the Meydan racecourse Dubai (AHMED JADALLAH/REUTERS) #
29
Robben of Bayern Munich celebrates his winning goal after German first division Bundesliga soccer match against FC Nuremberg in Nuremberg (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
30
Norway skip Thomas Ulsrud delivers his stone during play against Denmark at the World Men's Curling Championship 2012 in Basel (ARND WIEGMANN/REUTERS) #
31
Wolfsburg's tream players react after scoring against Hertha Berlin during German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Berlin (TOBIAS SCHWARZ/REUTERS) #
32
Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland holds the trophy aloft after her victory in the women's final of the Sony Ericsson Open tennis tournament in Key Biscayne (KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS) #
33
Surfers prepare to enter Lake Ontario during near freezing temperatures at Bluffer's Park in Toronto (MARK BLINCH/REUTERS) #
34
Benfica's Nico Gaitan fights for the ball with Braga's Alan during their Portuguese Premier League soccer match at Luz stadium in Lisbon (HUGO CORREIA/REUTERS) #
35
Louisville Cardinals' Siva drives to the net on Kentucky Wildcats' Davis during the first half of their men's NCAA Final Four semi-final college basketball game in New Orleans (LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS) #
36
Joe Bartoch celebrates his win following his men's 100m butterfly finals at the Canadian Olympic swimming trials in Montreal (CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS) #
37
Kentucky Wildcats forward Terrence Jones falls into Louisville Cardinals cheerleaders during the men's NCAA Final Four semi-final college basketball game in New Orleans (LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS) #
38
The cap of Yani Tseng of Taiwan was blown off by a gust of wind during the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament in Rancho Mirage (DANNY MOLOSHOK/REUTERS) #
39
Ohio State Buckeyes forward Jared Sullinger lies on the floor after the Buckeyes were defeated by the Kansas Jayhawks in their men's NCAA Final Four semi-final college basketball game in New Orleans (JEFF HAYNES/REUTERS) #
40
Ice dancing champions Moir and Virtue of Canada perform during the exhibition gala event at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice (VINCENT KESSLER/REUTERS) #
41
Newcastle United's Perch falls to the ground after a confrontation with Liverpool goalkeeper Reina as Ba separates them during their English Premier League soccer match in Newcastle (DAVID MOIR/REUTERS) #
42
Women's champion Kostner of Italy performs during the exhibition gala event at the ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Nice (VINCENT KESSLER/REUTERS) #
43
Jermaine Jones of Schalke 04 heads a ball during their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against TSG 99 Hoffenheim in Sinsheim (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
44
Taylor Moore and Sydney Pikrem swim during the women's 200m backstroke heats at the Canadian Olympic swimming trials in Montreal (CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS) #
45
Tom Starke, goalkeeper of TSG 99 Hoffenheim reacts after a save against Schalke 04 during their German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Sinsheim (KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS) #
46
Black Wings Linz' Lukas reacts as he lifts the championship trophy after winning their fifth match of the best of seven final series of the Austrian Ice Hockey League playoffs in Linz (DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS) #
47
Boston Celtics Avery Bradley and Miami Heat Dwayne Wade watch as Celtics Kevin Garnett guards Heat's LeBron James as he goes up for a shot while Celtics Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo look on along with Miami Heat Joel Anthony in the first half of their (JESSICA RINALDI/REUTERS) #
48
Ottawa Senators left wing Zack Smith tries to control the puck in front of New York Islanders defenseman Milan Jurcina in second period action during their NHL hockey game in Uniondale (ADAM HUNGER/REUTERS) #
49
Raptors forward Johnson hangs off the basket after dunking the ball in front of Wizards defender Vesely during their NBA basketball game in Toronto (MIKE CASSESE/REUTERS) #
50
Arizona Diamondbacks' Aaron Hills kicks up dirt as he tries to avoid a tag from the Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Josh Fields during their MLB spring training game in Glendale (DARRYL WEBB/REUTERS) #
51
Yoo of South Korea and her caddie Woodward jump into Poppie's Pond surrounding 18th green to celebrate winning LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament in Rancho Mirage (DANNY MOLOSHOK/REUTERS) #
52
Yoo of South Korea celebrates with her caddie after jumping into Poppie's Pond to celebrate winning the LPGA Kraft Nabisco Championship golf tournament in Rancho Mirage (DANNY MOLOSHOK/REUTERS) #

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