Sports Photos Of 2012 Week 34

It’s all getting back to normal. No more fencing, high jumping or kayak. Just good old football, baseball and a bit of tennis and motorracing thrown in. [34 photos total]

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Fans reach for a foul ball during the MLB American League baseball game between Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees, in Chicago (JEFF HAYNES/REUTERS) #
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Members of Team New Zealand work to upright their catamaran after it capsized during a practice for the America's Cup World Series in San Francisco (ROBERT GALBRAITH/REUTERS) #
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Velasquez of El Salvador's Aguila FC challenges Oribe Peralta of Mexico's Santos Laguna for the ball during their CONCACAF Champions League soccer match at the TSM Corona stadium in Torreon (STRINGER/MEXICO/REUTERS) #
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Bayern Munich's sports director Sammer watches the team's training session in Munich (MICHAELA REHLE/REUTERS) #
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Chelsea's goalkeeper Cech fails to hold onto a free-kick by Reading's Guthrie for Reading to score during their English Premier League soccer match in London (TOBY MELVILLE/REUTERS) #
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AEL Limassol's Dede fights with Anderlecht's Kanu during their Champions League play-off first leg soccer match in Nicosia (ANDREAS MANOLIS/REUTERS) #
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Yankees shortstop Jeter warms-up before his MLB American League baseball game against the White Sox in Chicago (JEFF HAYNES/REUTERS) #
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India's Sachin Tendulkar is clean bowled by New Zealand's Trent Boult during the first day of their first test cricket match in Hyderabad (VIVEK PRAKASH/REUTERS) #
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Katusha Team rider Rodriguez of Spain crosses the finish line to win the sixth stage of the Tour of Spain La Vuelta cycling race between Tarazona and Jaca (FELIX ORDONEZ/REUTERS) #
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Park In-bee of South Korea hits off the sixth tee during the first round of the LPGA Canadian Women's Open golf tournament in Coquitlam (ANDY CLARK/REUTERS) #
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Gabriel Muniz, 11, plays soccer with schoolmates in Campos dos Goytacazes (RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS) #
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Montreal Alouettes' Trent Guy is tackled by Hamilton Tiger-Cats Dee Webb during the second half of their CFL football game in Montreal (CHRISTINNE MUSCHI/REUTERS) #
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Captain Richie McCaw of New Zealand's All Blacks is tackled by Ben Alexander of Australia's Wallabies' in their Bledisloe Cup rugby union test match in Auckland (NIGEL MARPLE/REUTERS) #
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BQR MotoGP rider Ivan Silva of Spain is reflected onto a window as he rides during a free practice session at the Czech Grand Prix in Brno (PETR JOSEK/REUTERS) #
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Tottenham Hotspur's Jermain Defoe reacts during their English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane in London (CHRIS HELGREN/REUTERS) #
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De Puniet of France reacts after he crashed during the qualifying practice session at the Czech Grand Prix in Brno (PETR JOSEK/REUTERS) #
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Aguadulce Panama player Fernandez flies into home plate as Tokyo Japans catcher Irie handles the throw during the second inning of their Little League World Series international championship game in Williamsport Pennsylvania (TIM SHAFFER/REUTERS) #
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Tottenham Hotspur's manager manager Andre Villas-Boas reacts during their English Premier League soccer match against West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane in London (CHRIS HELGREN/REUTERS) #
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Germany's new WBO Super Middleweight World Champion Abraham poses after winning the fight against his compatriot Robert Stieglitz in Berlin (TOBIAS SCHWARZ/REUTERS) #
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Chelsea's Torres celebrates after scoring against Newcastle United during their English Premier League soccer match at Stamford Bridge in London (STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS) #
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Lindsey loses his helmet while trying to cover Morgan on his touchdown catch during second half of their NFL preseason football game in Landover, Maryland (JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS) #
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Referee takes his position on sideline during an NFL preseason football game between the Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins in Landover, Maryland (JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS) #
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Baltimore Orioles left fielder Nate McLouth, Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones and teammate Baltimore Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis celebrate after defeating the Toronto Blue Jays (PATRICK SMITH/REUTERS) #
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St. Louis Rams Bradford is hit by Dallas Cowboys Albright in Arlington, Texas (MIKE STONE/REUTERS) #
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Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger reacts as he speaks to fourth official Howard Webb during their English Premier League soccer match against Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent (DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS) #
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Liverpool's Jonjo Shelvey is challenged by Manchester City's David Silva during their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield in Liverpool (PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS) #
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BMX rider Wade of the U.S. flies over a giant ramp during the MegaRamp contest at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro (RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS) #
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Petaluma, California second baseman Slate catches a hard ground ball from a Aguadulce Panama batter during the fifth inning of their Little League World Series consolation baseball game in Williamsport (TIM SHAFFER/REUTERS) #
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Giovanni Marchese of Catania celebrates with teammates Sergio Bernardo Almir and Giuseppe Bellusci after scoring against AS Roma during their Serie A soccer match at the Olympic stadium in Rome (ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS) #
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AS Roma's Osvaldo shoots to score against Catania as Nicola Legrottaglie tries to block him during their Serie A soccer match at the Olympic stadium in Rome (ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/REUTERS) #
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Lydia Ko of New Zealand is doused with water by fellow players after winning the LPGA Canadian Women's Open golf tournament in Coquitlam (BEN NELMS/REUTERS) #
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Nick Watney of the U.S. celebrates after sinking his final putt on the 18th hole of the final round to win the Barclays PGA golf tournament on the Black Course at Bethpage State Park in Farmingdale (ADAM HUNGER/REUTERS) #
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Visitors look at the Breal's Silver Cup, which was awarded to Spyros Louis, winner of the marathon race at the 1896 Olympics in Athens, at the Athens Acropolis Museum (JOHN KOLESIDIS/REUTERS) #
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Marion Bartoli of France serves to Jamie Hampton of the U.S. during their women's singles match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York (JESSICA RINALDI/REUTERS) #

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