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Best Sports Pix Of The Week
From preseason NFL action to surfing in Tahiti, here are some of the best sports pictures from around the world the past week. 

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Miguel Pupo of Brasil (pictured) finished equal 13th at the Billabong Pro in Tahiti reaching round three where he was eliminated by John John Florence (HAW) on Friday Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Association of Surfing Professionals, Kirstin Scholtz)

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OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 13: Jonathan Villar #6 of the Houston Astros dives but the ball is just out of his reach that goes for a base hit off the bat of Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics in the seventh inning at O.co Coliseum on August 13, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)
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ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 13: Adron Chambers #56 of the St. Louis Cardinals is mobbed by his teammates after hitting a walk-off single against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 14th inning at Busch Stadium on August 13, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Cardinals beat the Pirates 4-3 in 14 innings. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
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CHESTER-LE-STREET, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Ian Bell of England is bowled by Ryan Harris of Australia during day four of 4th Investec Ashes Test match between England and Australia at Emirates Durham ICG on August 12, 2013 in Chester-le-Street, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
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MOSCOW, RUSSIA - AUGUST 13: Natallia Viatkina of Belarus competes in the Women's Triple Jump qualification during Day Four of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium on August 13, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 12: Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets steals second base as Mark Ellis #14 of the Los Angeles Dodgers stretches to make a catch during the first inning at Dodger Stadium on August 12, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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The start of stage 6 of the Tour of Utah cycling race winds through Park City's Main Street, Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, in Park City, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

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NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 16: Terrelle Pryor #6 of the Oakland Raiders is tackled by Korey Lindsey #34 of the New Orleans Saints during a preseason game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 16, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Wallabies coach Ewen McKenzie throws catches the ball during the Australian Wallabies Captain's Run at ANZ Stadium on August 16, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
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WANAKA, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 16: Devin Logan of the United States of America competes during qualifying for the FIS Freestyle Ski Halfpipe World Cup during day two of the Winter Games NZ at Cardrona Alpine Resort on August 16, 2013 in Wanaka, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 14: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after hitting a double to center field in the twelfth inning against New York Mets at Dodger Stadium on August 14, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)
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COURCHEVEL, FRANCE - AUGUST 15: Daniel Wenig of Germany competes in the FIS Ski Jumping Grand Prix Mens Large Hill Individual Qualification on August 15, 2013 in Courchevel, France. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)
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CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 16: Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Roger Federer of Switzerland in their Men's Singles quarterfinals match during the Western & Southern Open on August 16, 2013 at Lindner Family Tennis Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 17: Jobe Watson of the Bombers handballs whilst being tackled by Ben Jacobs of the Kangaroos during the round 21 AFL match between the Essendon Bombers and the North Melbourne Kangaroos at Etihad Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
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CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 16: Andrzej Fonfara celebrates his Light Heavyweight knock out win over Gabriel Campillo during an outdoor boxing event at U.S. Cellular Field on August 16, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
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WANAKA, NEW ZEALAND - JULY 25: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been desaturated.) Shane Dobbin of New Zealand poses during a New Zealand Winter Olympic team portrait session on July 25, 2013 in Wanaka, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 17: Ben Smith of the All Blacks is congratulated by team mate Aaron Smith after scoring during The Rugby Championship Bledisloe Cup match between the Australian Wallabies and the New Zealand All Blacks at ANZ Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
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SINGAPORE - AUGUST 17: Finishers take part in a mass colour throw after completing the Singapore Colour Run at Sentosa on August 17, 2013 in Singapore. (Photo by Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images)
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SWANSEA, WALES - AUGUST 17: Robin van Persie (C) of Manchester United scores his sides opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
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CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 18: Victoria Azarenka of Belarus returns a shot to Serena Williams in the Women's Singles final match during the Western & Southern Open on August 18, 2013 at Lindner Family Tennis Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 19: A Washington Redskins cheerleader preforms before the start of a preseason game between the Redskins and Pittsburgh Steelers at FedExField on August 19, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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Julien Absalon, of France, races the men's cross country event at the UCI mountain bike World Cup on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at Mont Sainte-Anne in Beaupre, Quebec. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jacques Boissinot)

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HIGH WYCOMBE, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: A general view of the ground from a nearby hillside during day two of the Women's Ashes Series match between England and Australia at Wormsley Cricket Ground on August 12, 2013 in High Wycombe, England. (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 14: Players run during a Sydney Swans AFL training session at Sydney Cricket Ground on August 14, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
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WANAKA, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 15: Yong-jin Cho of Korea competes in the X-Country Skiing Sprint Freestyle (FIS Continental Cup) Prologue during day one of the Winter Games NZ at Snow Farm on August 15, 2013 in Wanaka, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
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CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 14: Alize Cornet of France serves to Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia during the Western & Southern Open on August 14, 2013 at Lindner Family Tennis Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)
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MONTREAL, QC - AUGUST 15: A prosthetic leg is left near the adjoining pool during day 4 of the IPC Swimming World Championship at Parc Jean Drapeau on August 15, 2013 in Montreal, Canada. (Photo by Charles Laberge/Getty Images)
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WARRNAMBOOL, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Mitch Freedman riding Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance de Lune during trackwork session at Lady Bay beach on August 16, 2013 in Warrnambool, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
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WARRNAMBOOL, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 16: Mitch Freedman riding Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance de Lune during trackwork session at Lady Bay beach on August 16, 2013 in Warrnambool, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
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MOSCOW, RUSSIA - AUGUST 16: Athletes at the start of the Women's 100 metres hurdles heats during Day Seven of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium at Luzhniki Stadium on August 16, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 19: A Washington Redskins cheerleader preforms during the second half of a preseason game between the Redskins and Pittsburgh Steelers at FedExField on August 19, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY - AUGUST 16: Horses and riders train at sunrise at Saratoga Racetrack on August 16, 2013 in Saratoga Springs, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - AUGUST 16: Cody Asche #25 of the Philadelphia Phillies makes a throw to first base in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citizens Bank Park on August 16, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 17: Kieran Read of the All Blacks breaks the tackle of Michael Hooper and Christian Lealiifano of the Wallabies during The Rugby Championship Bledisloe Cup match between the Australian Wallabies and the New Zealand All Blacks at ANZ Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)
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WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - AUGUST 17: Rickie Lambert of Southampton celebrates scoring the winning goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Southampton at The Hawthorns on August 17, 2013 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
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BROOKLYN, MI - AUGUST 17: Casey Mears, driver of the #13 Valvoline NextGen Ford, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 44th Annual Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway on August 17, 2013 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
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WANAKA, NEW ZEALAND - AUGUST 18: Marcos Vinicius Batista of Brazil competes during the FIS Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup qualifying during day four of the Winter Games NZ at Cardrona Alpine Resort on August 18, 2013 in Wanaka, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Johnston/Getty Images)
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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - AUGUST 17: John Williams, left, takes a punch from Yordenys Ugas during their IBF Featherweight fight on August 17, 2013 at Revel Hotel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 18: Emirates Team New Zealand skippered by Dean Barker in action against Team Luna Rossa Challenge skippered by Massimiliano Sirena during race two of the Louis Vuitton Cup finals on August 18, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
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Travis Logie of Durban, South Africa placed equal 25th when he was eliminated during round two of the Billabong Pro Tahiti on Friday Aug. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Association of Surfing Professionals, Kirstin Scholtz)

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PARKER, CO - AUGUST 18: Members of the European Team hold Captain Liselotte Neumann on their shoulders as they celebrate defeating the United States 18-10 in the 2013 Solheim Cup on August 18, 2013 at The Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colorado. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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MOSCOW, RUSSIA - AUGUST 13: Elena Isinbaeva of Russia celebrates winning gold in the Women's pole vault final during Day Four of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium on August 13, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
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PARKER, CO - AUGUST 16: Michelle Wie of the USA Solheim Cup Team celebrates after making the winning putt on the 17th green in her 2&1 victory during the afternoon fourball matches at 2013 Solheim Cup at the Colorada Golf Club on August 16, 2013 in Parker, Colorado. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 17: Christian Lealiifano of the Wallabies offloads the ball to team mate Michael Hooper during The Rugby Championship Bledisloe Cup match between the Australian Wallabies and the New Zealand All Blacks at ANZ Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)
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NANJING, CHINA - AUGUST 17: Huang Bowen of China in action during the Men's 3m Springboard finals during day one of the 2nd Asian Youth Games on August 17, 2013 in Nanjing, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
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ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 17: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim slides home with the tying run in the seventh inning as catcher Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros can't hold on to the throw at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 17, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
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PHOENIX, AZ - AUGUST 12: Adam Eaton #6 of the Arizona Diamondbacks and teammates celebrate his game-winning, walk-off home run against the Baltimore Orioles at Chase Field on August 12, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona. Arizona won 7-6. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)
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HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 17: J.J. Watt #99 of the Houston Texans enters the field before the start of the preseason game against the Miami Dolphins at Reliant Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
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PARKER, CO - AUGUST 17: Paula Creamer of the United States team reacts to making a putt on the 15th hole during the monring Foursome matches for the 2013 Solheim Cup on August 17, 2013 at The Colorado Golf Club in Parker, Colorado. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 18: Jarryn Geary of the Saints marks over Ben McGlynn of the Swans during the round 21 AFL match between the Sydney Swans and the St Kilda Saints at SCG on August 18, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
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HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 17: A group of Houston Texans cheerleaders perform in the second half of the preseason game against the Miami Dolphins at Reliant Stadium on August 17, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
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MOSCOW, RUSSIA - AUGUST 16: An athlete competes in the Men's Long Jump final during Day Seven of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at Luzhniki Stadium at Luzhniki Stadium on August 16, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
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Best Sports Pix Of The Week

From preseason NFL action to surfing in Tahiti, here are some of the best sports pictures from around the world the past week. 

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