Sports Photos Of 2012 Week 45

It was another busy week of sports. I even started running again. [59 photos total]

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Southampton's Yoshida and Fonte challenge West Bromwich Albion's Jones and Ollsson during their English Premier League soccer match in West Bromwich (DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS) #
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Brooklyn Nets Joe Johnson and Minnesota Timberwolves Jose Juan Barea react to a call by an official in their NBA basketball game in New York (ADAM HUNGER/REUTERS) #
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Jockey Prebble, who rode Green Moon to victory in the Melbourne Cup, poses with trainer Hickmott and Nick, son of the owner Williams at Flemington race course in Melbourne (BRANDON MALONE/REUTERS) #
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New Zealand's captain Taylor runs out by Sri Lanka's Mendis during their third One Day International cricket match in Pallekele (DINUKA LIYANAWATTE/REUTERS) #
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Serbia's Djokovic smiles as he poses with the 2012 ATP World Tour No 1 Award trophy at the ATP World Tour Finals in the O2 Arena in London (DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS) #
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Ajax Amsterdam's de Jong during celebrates scoring against Manchester City during their Champions League Group D soccer match at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester (DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS) #
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Olympiakos' Machado celebrates after scoring against Montpellier during their Champions League soccer match in Athens (YORGOS KARAHALIS/REUTERS) #
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Manchester City's manager Mancini reacts as he speaks with officials after their Champions League Group D soccer match against Ajax Amsterdam at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester (DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS) #
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Anderlecht's Mbokani celebrates scoring past Zenit St. Petersburg's Malafeev during their Champions League soccer match in Brussels (FRANCOIS LENOIR/REUTERS) #
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A multiple exposure photograph shows Argentina's Del Potro as he serves to Spain's Ferrer during their men's singles tennis match at the ATP World Tour Finals in London (DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS) #
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Fans reach out to take photographs of Britain's Murray as he walks onto court for his men's singles tennis match against Serbia's Djokovic at the ATP World Tour Finals in London (DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS) #
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Referee Felix Brych of Germany holds the ball past Manchester United's players as their Champions League Group H soccer match against Braga was stopped due to a failure in the electricity power in Braga (JOSE MANUEL RIBEIRO/REUTERS) #
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Shakhtar Donetsk's Willian reacts during their Champions League Group E soccer match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in London (STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS) #
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France's Tsonga reacts after losing a point to Czech Republic's Berdych during their men's singles tennis match at the ATP World Tour Finals in London (DYLAN MARTINEZ/REUTERS) #
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Toronto Raptors Amir Johnson has the ball stripped by Dallas Mavericks Bernard James as Vince Carter watches during their NBA basketball game in Dallas (MIKE STONE/REUTERS) #
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Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant walks past fans before their NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City (JIM URQUHART/REUTERS) #
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Olympique Marseille's Ayew challenges Borussia Monchengladbach's Brouwers during their Europa League Group C soccer match at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille (PHILIPPE LAURENSON/REUTERS) #
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Former Bolton Wanderers player Fabrice Muamba cries as he returns to White Hart Lane for the first time since suffering almost fatal heart failure during a match there earlier this year in London (ANDREW WINNING/REUTERS) #
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Fenerbahce's supporters react during their Europa League soccer match against AEL Limassol at Sukru Saracoglu stadium in Istanbul (OSMAN ORSAL/REUTERS) #
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A soccer freestyler performs on a light pole next to the Montmartre Sacre Coeur Basilica in Paris (CHRISTIAN HARTMANN/REUTERS) #
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South Africa's Amla catches the shoe of teammate Petersen, after Petersen missed it while completing his run against Australia during the first cricket test match at the Gabba in Brisbane (AMAN SHARMA/REUTERS) #
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Chris John of Indonesia lands a right hand on Chonlatarn of Thailand during their WBA super world featherweight title fight in Singapore (EDGAR SU/REUTERS) #
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Notre Dame Fighting Irish guard Cable warms up with her team before playing the Ohio State Buckeyes during the Carrier Classic college basketball game being played on board the U.S.S. Yorktown in Charleston (CHRIS KEANE/REUTERS) #
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland and girlfriend Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark ride in a buggy after the rain-delayed second round of the Barclays Singapore Open golf tournament in Sentosa (EDGAR SU/REUTERS) #
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Atlanta Hawks' Korver falls onto the Miami Heat bench during their NBA basketball game in Atlanta (TAMI CHAPPELL/REUTERS) #
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General view as the Ohio State Buckeyes bring the ball up court against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, during the Carrier Classic college basketball game being played on board the U.S.S. Yorktown in Charleston (CHRIS KEANE/REUTERS) #
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Russia's Martiusheva and Rogonov perform during the pairs free skating program at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow (GRIGORY DUKOR/REUTERS) #
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Russia's Martiusheva and Rogonov perform during the pairs free skating program at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow (MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS) #
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Kwak, captain of South Korea's Ulsan Hyundai, lifts the trophy as he celebrates with his teammates after they won their AFC Asian Champions League final soccer match against Saudi Arabia's Al Ahli in Ulsan (KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS) #
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The fleet of the Vendee Globe Challenge crosses the starting line at Les Sables d'Olonne on France's Atlantic coast (STEPHANE MAHE/REUTERS) #
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Schalke 04's Neustaedter and Papadopoulos celebrate a goal against Werder Bremen during the German first division Bundesliga soccer match in Gelsenkirchen (INA FASSBENDER/REUTERS) #
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Germany's Zhiganshina and Gazsi perform during the ice dance free program at the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow (GRIGORY DUKOR/REUTERS) #
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Arsenal's Arteta reacts after missing a penalty kick during their English Premier League soccer match against Fulham at Emirates Stadium in London (SUZANNE PLUNKETT/REUTERS) #
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Wales' Rob McCusker tackles Argentina's Gonzalo Camacho during the international rugby union match at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff (REBECCA NADEN/REUTERS) #
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Manchester United's Hernandez celebrates his goal against Aston Villa during their English Premier League soccer match in Birmingham (DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS) #
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Spain's Ferrer serves to Serbia's Tipsarevic during their men's singles tennis match at the ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena in London (STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS) #
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France's Suta argues with Australia players during their team's rugby test match at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis (BENOIT TESSIER/REUTERS) #
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German Formula One driver Michael Schumacher poses with the Legend of Sport trophy at the German Sports Press Ball in Frankfurt (LISI NIESNER/REUTERS) #
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Ukrainian WBO, IBO, IBF and WBA heavyweight boxing world champion Vladimir Klitschko gestures as he celebrates his victory over Polish challenger Mariusz Wach after their title bout in Hamburg (MORRIS MAC MATZEN/REUTERS) #
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Australia's Ed Cowan plays a shot against South Africa during the first test cricket match at the Gabba in Brisbane (AMAN SHARMA/REUTERS) #
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Yamaha MotoGP world champion Jorge Lorenzo of Spain, Suter Moto2 world champion Marc Marquez of Spain and KTM Moto3 world champion Sandro Cortese of Germany pose with their motorbikes after the Valencia Grand Prix at the Ricardo Tormo racetrack in Che (HEINO KALIS/REUTERS) #
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Yamaha MotoGP world champion rider Lorenzo falls during the Valencia Motorcycle Grand Prix at the Ricardo Tormo racetrack in Cheste (HEINO KALIS/REUTERS) #
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Monko and Khaliavin of Russia perform at Rostelecom Cup ISU Grand Prix figure skating competition in Moscow (MAXIM SHEMETOV/REUTERS) #
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Manchester City's Dzeko celebrates with Silva after scoring during their English Premier League soccer match in Manchester (PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS) #
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Pierre Frolla, four-time apnea diving world champion, swims with sharks at the Aquarium of Paris (GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS) #
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Yamaha MotoGP world champion rider Lorenzo falls during the Valencia MotoGP Grand Prix in Cheste (HEINO KALIS/REUTERS) #
47
Carolina Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams jumps in the air as he is introduced before playing the Denver Broncos during an NFL football game in Charlotte (CHRIS KEANE/REUTERS) #
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Minnesota Vikings running back Peterson leaps over Detroit Lions safety Coleman during the second half of their NFL football game in Minneapolis (ERIC MILLER/REUTERS) #
49
Levante's Pape Diop and Real Madrid's Mesut Ozil fight for the ball during their Spanish first division soccer match in Valencia (HEINO KALIS/REUTERS) #
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Argonauts Robinson dumps water over head coach Milanovich as they celebrate defeating the Eskimos during the East Division semi-final CFL football game in Toronto (MIKE CASSESE/REUTERS) #
51
SS Lazio's Biava tackles AS Roma's Totti during their Italian Serie A soccer match in Rome (GIAMPIERO SPOSITO/REUTERS) #
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Terry of Chelsea reacts after an injury during the English Premier League soccer match against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge in London (ANDREW WINNING/REUTERS) #
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Syracuse Orange guard Michael Carter-Williams goes to the basket for two points against the San Diego State Aztecs during their NCAA season opening game, on the USS Midway in San Diego (MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS) #
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Calgary Stampeders' Bryant catches the game winning touchdown in front of Saskatchewan Roughriders' McKenzie during their West Division semi-final CFL football game in Calgary. (TODD KOROL/REUTERS) #
55
Bears tight end Davis fumbles the ball after being hit by Texans free safety Manning during the first half of their NFL football game at Soldier Field in Chicago (JEFF HAYNES/REUTERS) #
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A picture posted by Lance Armstrong on his Twitter account shows him laying on a couch with his seven Tour de France yellow jerseys in the background (HANDOUT/REUTERS) #
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Argentina's Lionel Messi is escorted by security personnel as he arrives with his team in Riyadh (FAHAD SHADEED/REUTERS) #
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Australia's Clarke completes a run against South Africa during the first test cricket match at the Gabba in Brisbane (AMAN SHARMA/REUTERS) #
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Raptors' Kleiza goes to the basket against Jazz's Foye during their NBA basketball game in Toronto (MARK BLINCH/REUTERS) #

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