Pitcher Brian Wilson of the San Francisco Giants plays to the crowd during the team's victory parade.
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Qatari driver Nasser al-Attiyah and his Italian co-driver Giovanni Bernacchini negotiate a corner during the 2010 Cyprus Rally, round seven of the Middle East rally championship, in Profitas Elias, north of the port city of Limassol.
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Bayern Munich's Mario Gomez (front) challenges Werder Bremen's Per Mertesacker during their German Soccer Cup (DFB-Pokal) match in Munich.
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Katsumasa Miyamoto of Japan gets ready to tee off during the HSBC Champions golf tournament in Shanghai on Friday. The tournament -- Asia's biggest -- has grown in stature with its elevation last year as one of four World Golf Championships.
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Lubov Iliushechkina and Nodari Maisuradze of Russia skate their short program in the pairs competition Skate Canada International in Kingston, Ontario.
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New Jersey Devils center Adam Mair knocks down San Jose Sharks center Jamal Mayers during a fight in the first period of an NHL hockey game.
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Colorado Avalanche defenseman David Liffiton and Calgary Flames right wing Tim Jackman exchange blows during the first period of an NHL game on Thursday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Todd Korol / ReutersLink
Moto2 rider Ferruccio Lamborghini of Italy goes airborne after losing control of his motorcycle during practice last week for the Portugal Grand Prix at the Estoril race track near Lisbon.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Francisco Seco / Associated PressLink
Swiss pilot Yves Rossy, the first man in the world to fly under a jet-fitted wing, speeds through the air after launching from a hot air balloon in western Switzerland.
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Manchester City's Pablo Zabaleta, left, fouls Wolverhampton Wanderers' Kevin Foley during their English Premier League soccer match at Molineux in Wolverhampton, central England.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Darren Staples / ReutersLink
China's Pang Qing, top, and Tong Jian perform in the pairs short program during the Cup of China figure skating competition in Beijing.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alexander F. Yuan / APLink
Virginia Tech Hokies running back David Wilson scores the game-winning touchdown against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the fourth quarter. The Hokies defeated the Yellow Jackets 28-21.
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Guatemala goalkeeper Ana Spross gets a close encounter with Costa Rica's Katherine Alvarado during a CONCACAF World Cup qualifying match at the Andres Quintana Roo stadium.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gerardo Garcia / ReutersLink
California punt returner Jeremy Ross hurdles Oregon State defender Jordan Jenkins in the third quarter of a Pacific 10 Conference football game at Reser Stadium in Corvallis, Ore., last week. Oregon State won the game, 35-7.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Timothy J. Gonzalez / Statesman JournalLink
Oklahoma guard Lauren Willis, left, reaches for a rebound along with Oklahoma Christian guard Madison Middle in the first half of an NCAA college basketball exhibition game.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Sue Ogrocki / Associated PressLink
Washington Capitals goalie Michal Neuvirth misses the puck on a goal by Calgary Flames' Curtis Glencross during the first period of their NHL hockey game in Calgary, Alberta.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Todd Korol / ReutersLink
New York Knicks forward Wilson Chandler, left, and Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson try to gain control of a loose ball during the second half at the United Center. The Knicks won 120-112.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mike DiNovo / US PresswireLink
Porto's Silvestre Varela celebrates his goal against Academica during their Portuguese Premier League soccer match at Coimbra City Stadium on Saturday.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Marcos Borga / ReutersLink
Zenit Saint Petersburgh's supporters light flares during their UEFA Europa League group G football match against HNK Hajduk Split. Zenit won 3-2.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Hrvoje Polan / AFPLink
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