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Miami Dolphins cornerback Vontae Davis intercepts a pass intended for upended Minnesota Vikings receiver Percy Harvin during the second quarter of their NFL game on Sunday.


A surf dog wipes out during the second annual Surf City Surf Dog competition on Sunday at Dog Beach in Huntington Beach.


Italian riders Alex Baldolini, left, and Mattia Pasini crash after colliding in the first turn during the Aragon Moto2 Grand Prix at the Motorland racetrack in Alcaniz, Spain, on Sunday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Paul White / Associated Press

Long Qingquan of China competes in the men's 56-kilogram class during the World Weightlifting Championships in Antalya, Turkey, on Sunday.


Evgueni Chtchetinine of Belarus serves the ball to Dmitrij Prokopcov of the Czech Republic during a men's team semifinal match on Wednesday at the European Table Tennis Championships in Ostrava, Czech Republic.


Nicolas Terol of Spain heads toward a turn on Friday at Motorland racetrack in Alcaniz, Spain, during a practice run for the Aragon Motorcycle Grand Prix

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Manu Fernandez / Associated Press

Washington Redskins quarterback Donovan McNabb prepares to take the field for the NFL season opener against the Dallas Cowboys on Sept. 12.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Evan Vucci / Associated Press

Washington Nationals second baseman Danny Espinosa can't handle a ground ball from the Atlanta Braves' Alex Gonzalez during a game in Atlanta on Monday. Gonzalez reached base with an infield hit.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: John Bazemore / Associated Press

Real Madrid's Sergio Canales is sandwiched by Ajax's Teemu Tainio, left, and Eyong Enoh during a UEFA Champions League soccer match at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium in Madrid on Wednesday.


Dodgers Manager Joe Torre is flanked by daughter Andrea and wife Ali as he and hitting coach Don Mattingly, right, head to a news conference on Friday at Dodger Stadium. Torre will not return next season, when Mattingly will take over as manager.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times

Rafael Nadal is swarmed by photographers after being presented with the winner's trophy following his victory over Novak Djokovic in the U.S. Open men's final at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Monday. It was Nadal's first Open title and ninth major of his career.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Nick Laham / Getty Images

Lyon forward Lisandro Lopez reacts after missing a shot during the UEFA Champions League game against Schalke 04 on Tuesday at Gerland Stadium in Lyon


Boston Red Sox center fielder Ryan Kalish dives in vain for a double hit by Seattle's Franklin Gutierrez at Safeco Field on Tuesday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Otto Greule Jr / Getty Images

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We have an interesting mix from the world of sports this week for our Time Out feature. Among the highlights: Minnesota Vikings receiver Percy Harvin looking up at a pass intended for him, but which was intercepted by Miami cornerback Vontae Davis in the Dolphins’ win. From the obscure file, we have a surf dog wiping out during the second annual Surf City Surf Dog competition in Huntington Beach, and Evgueni Chtchetinine of Belarus keeping his eye on the ball the ball during the European Table Tennis Championships in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Some great efforts to make plays in Major League Baseball, a collision in UEFA Champions League soccer and a snatch lift at the World Weightlifting Championships in Turkey are also among the interesting pictures from the sporting world this week.

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