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Best Sports Pix of the Week
From the NBA Finals and Euro 2012 to Manny Pacquiao heading home and the U.S. Open, here are some of the most arresting photos from the world of sports. 

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Nik Wallenda walks over Niagara Falls on a tightrope in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on Friday, June 15, 2012. Wallenda has finished his attempt to become the first person to walk on a tightrope 1,800 feet across the mist-fogged brink of roaring Niagara Falls. The seventh-generation member of the famed Flying Wallendas had long dreamed of pulling off the stunt, never before attempted. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)
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Denny Hamlin drives down pit road with his car engulfed in fire during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 auto race at Michigan International Speedway, Sunday, June 17, 2012, in Brooklyn, Mich. (AP Photo/Autostock, Nigel Kinrade) MANDATORY CREDIT
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Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh (1) dunks as Oklahoma City Thunder small forward Kevin Durant (35) looks on during the first half of Game 3 of the NBA Finals basketball series, Sunday, June 17, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Larry W. Smith, Pool)
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Spain's Jesus Navas scores the only goal during the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group C match between Croatia and Spain in Gdansk, Poland, Monday, June 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
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John Peterson hits a shot on the 11th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Sunday, June 17, 2012, at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
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LORIENT, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Race leaders Groupama Sailing Team, skippered by Franck Cammas from France, finish first on leg 8, from Lisbon, Portugal, to Lorient, France, during the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 on June 15, 2012 off Lorient, France. (Photo by Paul Todd/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 17: Liam Jones of the Bulldogs attempts to mark during the round 12 AFL match between the Western Bulldogs and the Port Adelaide Power at Etihad Stadium on June 17, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
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The Heat Street Band plays outside American Airlines Arena before Game 3 of the NBA finals basketball series between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat, Sunday, June 17, 2012, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

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CHULA VISTA, CA - JUNE 16: A moto takes a corner durng the U.S. Olympic Trials for BMX, at the U.S. Olympic Training Center on June 16, 2012 in Chula Vista, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
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BANYOLES, SPAIN - JUNE 17: In this handout photo released by the International Triathlon Union, the elite women stretch on the start line overlooking the still water of the Lake of Banyoles just before the 2012 Banyoles ITU Triathlon World Cup on June 17, 2012 in Banyoles, Spain. (Photo by Janos Schmidt/ITU via Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 17: Webb Simpson of the United States plays a bunker shot on the 17th hole during the final round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 17, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)
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BROOKLYN, MI - JUNE 17: Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Diet Mountain Dew/TheDarkKnightRises/National Guard/ Chevrolet, leads a group of cars during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 17, 2012 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 18: Stortstop Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians jumps over Scott Rolen #27 of the Cincinnati Reds to make a double play during the fourth inning at Progressive Field on June 18, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 18: Former all-star baseball pitcher Roger Clemens becomes emotional while talking to the news media after he was found not guilty on 13 counts of perjury and obstruction outside the Prettyman U.S. Court House June 18, 2012 in Washington, DC. The former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher's original trial in 2011 was declared a mistrial after the judge said the prosecution presented inadmissible testimony that prejudiced the jury. A seven-time Cy Young Award winner, Clemens is on trial for making false statements, perjury and obstructing Congress when he testified about steroid use during a February 2008 inquiry by the House Oversight and Government Affairs. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 18: Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs dives back to first base as Paul Konerko #14 of the Chicago White Sox takes the throw at U.S. Cellular Field on June 18, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees flips the ball to second base to end the seventh inning from a ball hit by Michael Bourn #24 of the Atlanta Braves during their game on June 18, 2012 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18: R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets gets a shaving cream pie in the face after pitching a complete game one hitter against the Baltimore Orioles at CitiField on June 18, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. R.A. Dickey pitches a second consecutive one hitter, striking out career-high 13 batters, as the Mets defeated the Orioles 4-0. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 19: Spectators watch as Lisa Whybourn of Great Britain serves during the ladies' qualifying singles first round match against Sarah Gronert of Germany on day two of the Wimbledon Championships 2012 Qualifying at the Bank of England Sports Centre on June 19, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)
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Cars drive down the stretch during the Izod IndyCar Series auto race at the Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, Wis., Saturday, June, 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

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ASCOT, ENGLAND - JUNE 19: Zac Purton riding Little Bridge (C) win The King's Stand Stakes during Royal Ascot at Ascot racecourse on June 19, 2012 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 19: Ian Bell of England in action during the 2nd Natwest One Day International Series match between England and West Indies at The Kia Oval on June 19, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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Australia's Sekope Kepu, left and Wales' Rhys Priestl, right fight for the ball during their rugby union test match in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Brownbill)
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Nik Wallenda walks over Niagara Falls on a tightrope in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on Friday, June 15, 2012. Wallenda has finished his attempt to become the first person to walk on a tightrope 1,800 feet across the mist-fogged brink of roaring Niagara Falls. The seventh-generation member of the famed Flying Wallendas had long dreamed of pulling off the stunt, never before attempted. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)
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France's Yoann Huget, right, and Argentina's Roman Miralles jump for the ball during a test match in Cordoba, Argentina, Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
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A France rugby fan gestures before a test match with Argentina in Cordoba, Argentina, Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
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FILE - This Monday, July 4, 2011 file photo shows a competitor riding in the equestrian arena during the Greenwich Park Eventing international event, at Greenwich Park, London. Greenwich Park will host the London 2012 Olympic equestrian events. They didn't have to absolutely, positively get them there overnight, but when the U.S. Equestrian Federation sent some of its horses to London for the Olympics, it was a special delivery. The elite U.S. three-day eventing equine squad landed in London on Monday June 18 2012, on a FedEx flight, having taken the red eye from Newark, N.J. They're not the first competitors to arrive as the countdown to the games clicks to less than 40 days away, but they are among the most pampered. (AP Photo/Tom Hevezi, File)
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A kayaker paddles in the Capilano River for a portion of the Red Bull Divide and Conquer event in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

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A kayaker launches himself into the waters of the Capilano River for the paddle portion of the Red Bull Divide and Conquer event in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward)

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FILE - In this April 19, 2012 file photo, Janet Evans swims to a second-place finish in her heat of the 800-meter freestyle at the Fran Crippen Memorial Swim Meet of Champions in Mission Viejo, Calif. The U.S. trials begin next week, and the 40-year-old swimmer with four Olympic gold medals needs to finish in the top two of the 800-meter freestyle to make the team for London. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Michael Goulding) LOS ANGELES TIMES OUT MAGS OUT
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In this photograph provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, Groupama Sailing Team, skippered by Franck Cammas from France, as its followed across the line by a huge spectator fleet, to take first place on leg 8, from Lisbon, Portugal, to Lorient, France, of the Volvo Ocean Race on Friday, June 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Paul Todd/Volvo Ocean Race)
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China's Wang Xiaoli, left, backed up by her teammate Yu Yang, returns a shot to her compatriot pair of Zhao Yunlei and Tian Qing, unseen, on their way to win the women's double final match of the Indonesia Open badminton tournament at Istora stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, June 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
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Pavel Sukhov of Russia, left, competes with Nikolai Novosjolov of Estonia, in the men's epee final, at the European Fencing Championship in Legnano, Italy, Monday, June 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

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Japanese champion Momo Koseki, right, sends a left to Philippine challenger Jujeath Nagaowa during their WBC women's atomweight boxing title match in Tokyo Tuesday, June 19, 2012. Koseki won with a unanimous decision. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
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In this image provided by Benoit Photo, Jerry Durant's Amarish, left, and Edwin Maldonado win the $100,000 Willard L. Proctor Memorial Stakes horse race on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at Betfair Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)
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Tourists surf at the beach of San Jose del Cabo in Mexico's Baja California Peninsula as a Mexican Navy ship patrol on Sunday, June 17, 2012. The G-20 summit starts in Los Cabos on Monday. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
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Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade dunks against Oklahoma City Thunder's Serge Ibaka (9) and Kevin Durant (35) during the third quarter of Game 3 in the NBA Finals basketball series, Sunday, June 17, 2012, in Miami. The Heat won 91-85. (AP Photo/El Nuevo Herald, David Santiago) MAGS OUT
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LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 18: Kyle Edmund of Great Britain serves during the gentlemen's qualifying singles first round match against Daniel Gimeno-Traver of Spain on day one of the Wimbledon Championships 2012 Qualifying at the Bank of England Sports Centre on June 18, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)
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Manny Pacquiao impersonator Julieto Bangga displays his boxing form to the crowd outside a church where Pacquiao attends a mass Saturday, June 16, 2012 in Manila, Philippines. Pacquiao whose homecoming was much less festive because of his split decision defeat last week in Las Vegas against American boxer Timothy Bradley, cut short his vacation after the controversial fight to help flood victims in his home province. (AP Photo/Pat Roque)
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Philadelphia Phillies catcher Brian Schneider, right, tags out Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie at home plate on a double steal attempt during the third inning of an interleague baseball game in Toronto on Saturday, June 16, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)
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Eight-year-old, Sebastian Silva crosses the finish line ahead of Emma Perone, 10, as they race their soap box derby cars down a steep street near downtown in Newark, N.J., Saturday, June 16, 2012. For the first time in 40 years, soap box racers were running on the streets of Newark. Nearly 20 young drivers took part in Saturday's exhibition event, which involved a series of races run on a course set up along a sloping city block. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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Spain's Sergio Busquets tackles Croatia's Luka Modric during the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group C match between Croatia and Spain in Gdansk, Poland, Monday, June 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
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Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) shoots against Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins during the second half at Game 3 of the NBA Finals basketball series, Sunday, June 17, 2012, in Miami. The Heat won 91-85. (AP Photo/Mike Ehrmann, Pool)
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A fans runs in front of Webb Simpson as he is interviewed after the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Sunday, June 17, 2012, at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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Spanish fan watch the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group C match between Croatia and Spain in Gdansk, Poland, Monday, June 18, 2012. (AP Photo/Alvaro Barrientos)
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El arquero español Iker Casillas ataja un remate del croata Vedran Corluka en el partido de la Eurocopa el lunes 18 de junio de 2012. (AP Foto/Matt Dunham)
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Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara of RadioShack-Nissan, rides his bicycle during stage 7, a 34.3 km time trial, at the 76th Tour de Suisse cycling race, in Gossau, Switzerland, Friday, June 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Keystone/Peter Klaunzer)

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Webb Simpson hits out of a bunker on the 17th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Sunday, June 17, 2012, at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
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Best Sports Pix of the Week

From the NBA Finals and Euro 2012 to Manny Pacquiao heading home and the U.S. Open, here are some of the most arresting photos from the world of sports. 

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