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Simone Biles of the U.S. in action on the uneven bars apparatus at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, October 10.  


REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Simone Biles of the U.S. in action on the uneven bars apparatus at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Simone Biles of the U.S. in action on the uneven bars apparatus at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Ethiopia's Teddese Lemi falls during the men's 1500 heats at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 3.   


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Ethiopia's Teddese Lemi falls during the men's 1500 heats at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 3. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Ethiopia's Teddese Lemi falls during the men's 1500 heats at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 3. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Josh Taylor celebrates winning his fight against Regis Prograis at London's O2 Arena, October 26.    



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Josh Taylor celebrates winning his fight against Regis Prograis at London's O2 Arena, October 26. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

Josh Taylor celebrates winning his fight against Regis Prograis at London's O2 Arena, October 26. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge
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Washington Nationals players celebrate after defeating the Houston Astros in game seven to win the World Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 30.  Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Nationals players celebrate after defeating the Houston Astros in game seven to win the World Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 30. Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Nationals players celebrate after defeating the Houston Astros in game seven to win the World Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 30. Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports
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San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead, defensive tackle DeForest Buckner, defensive end Nick Bosa and middle linebacker Kwon Alexander celebrate by sliding on the wet field after their final play against the Washington Redskins at FedExField in Landover, October 20.   Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead, defensive tackle DeForest Buckner, defensive end Nick Bosa and middle linebacker Kwon Alexander celebrate by sliding on the wet field after their final play against the Washington Redskins at...more

San Francisco 49ers defensive end Arik Armstead, defensive tackle DeForest Buckner, defensive end Nick Bosa and middle linebacker Kwon Alexander celebrate by sliding on the wet field after their final play against the Washington Redskins at FedExField in Landover, October 20. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
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Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their third goal against Real Valladolid at Camp Nou in Barcelona, October 29.   
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Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their third goal against Real Valladolid at Camp Nou in Barcelona, October 29. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring their third goal against Real Valladolid at Camp Nou in Barcelona, October 29. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the Mexican Grand Prix in Mexico City, October 27.       


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Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the Mexican Grand Prix in Mexico City, October 27. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the Mexican Grand Prix in Mexico City, October 27. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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A man wearing a LeBron James jersey wraps himself with a Chinese national flag outside the Mercedes-Benz Arena before an NBA exhibition game between Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, China, October 10.  
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A man wearing a LeBron James jersey wraps himself with a Chinese national flag outside the Mercedes-Benz Arena before an NBA exhibition game between Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, China, October 10. REUTERS/Aly Song

A man wearing a LeBron James jersey wraps himself with a Chinese national flag outside the Mercedes-Benz Arena before an NBA exhibition game between Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, China, October 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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France's Sebastien Vahaamahina hits Wales' Aaron Wainwright with his elbow during their Rugby World Cup Quarter Final in Oita, Japan, October 20.  


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France's Sebastien Vahaamahina hits Wales' Aaron Wainwright with his elbow during their Rugby World Cup Quarter Final in Oita, Japan, October 20. REUTERS/Edgar Su

France's Sebastien Vahaamahina hits Wales' Aaron Wainwright with his elbow during their Rugby World Cup Quarter Final in Oita, Japan, October 20. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates with the trophy after winning the Swiss Indoors Basel final against Australia's Alex de Minaur in Basel, Switzerland, October 27.   


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Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates with the trophy after winning the Swiss Indoors Basel final against Australia's Alex de Minaur in Basel, Switzerland, October 27. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates with the trophy after winning the Swiss Indoors Basel final against Australia's Alex de Minaur in Basel, Switzerland, October 27. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their first goal against Croatia in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Cardiff, October 13.    



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Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their first goal against Croatia in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Cardiff, October 13. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their first goal against Croatia in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Cardiff, October 13. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge crosses the finish line after running a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge crosses the finish line after running a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge crosses the finish line after running a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jeff Teague drives to the basket between Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton and Milwaukee Bucks guard Donte DiVincenzo at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, October 17.     

Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jeff Teague drives to the basket between Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton and Milwaukee Bucks guard Donte DiVincenzo at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, October 17. Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jeff Teague drives to the basket between Milwaukee Bucks forward Khris Middleton and Milwaukee Bucks guard Donte DiVincenzo at Fiserv Forum in Milwaukee, October 17. Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports
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Sailing boats gather at the start of the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbor, Italy, October 13.  
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Sailing boats gather at the start of the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbor, Italy, October 13. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo

Sailing boats gather at the start of the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbor, Italy, October 13. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo
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Manchester City's Angelino in action against Southampton during their Carabao Cup fourth round match in Manchester, October 29.    
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Manchester City's Angelino in action against Southampton during their Carabao Cup fourth round match in Manchester, October 29. REUTERS/Andrew Yates

Manchester City's Angelino in action against Southampton during their Carabao Cup fourth round match in Manchester, October 29. REUTERS/Andrew Yates
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Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner is called out on interference after knocking the glove off of Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel during the seventh inning in game six of the World Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 29.   

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Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner is called out on interference after knocking the glove off of Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel during the seventh inning in game six of the World Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 29. ...more

Washington Nationals shortstop Trea Turner is called out on interference after knocking the glove off of Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel during the seventh inning in game six of the World Series at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 29. Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports
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Iranian women attend Iran's World Cup Asian qualifier against Cambodia at the Azadi stadium in Tehran, October 10. Iranian women watched the country's national soccer team for the first time in 40 years, celebrating their long-awaited access to the national stadium.       
WANA via REUTERS

Iranian women attend Iran's World Cup Asian qualifier against Cambodia at the Azadi stadium in Tehran, October 10. Iranian women watched the country's national soccer team for the first time in 40 years, celebrating their long-awaited access to the...more

Iranian women attend Iran's World Cup Asian qualifier against Cambodia at the Azadi stadium in Tehran, October 10. Iranian women watched the country's national soccer team for the first time in 40 years, celebrating their long-awaited access to the national stadium. WANA via REUTERS
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Watford's Ben Foster in action against Sheffield United in Watford, October 5.    


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Watford's Ben Foster in action against Sheffield United in Watford, October 5. Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley

Watford's Ben Foster in action against Sheffield United in Watford, October 5. Action Images via Reuters/John Sibley
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Britain's Toby Harries and Rabah Yousif, Italy's Vladimir Aceti and Matteo Galvan and France's Christopher Naliali and Thomas Jordier during the men's 4x400 relay final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 6.    


REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Britain's Toby Harries and Rabah Yousif, Italy's Vladimir Aceti and Matteo Galvan and France's Christopher Naliali and Thomas Jordier during the men's 4x400 relay final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 6. REUTERS/Fabrizio...more

Britain's Toby Harries and Rabah Yousif, Italy's Vladimir Aceti and Matteo Galvan and France's Christopher Naliali and Thomas Jordier during the men's 4x400 relay final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 6. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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Dynamo Dresden fans display banners and let off flares during their match against Hertha BSC in Berlin, October 30.   



REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

Dynamo Dresden fans display banners and let off flares during their match against Hertha BSC in Berlin, October 30. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

Dynamo Dresden fans display banners and let off flares during their match against Hertha BSC in Berlin, October 30. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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Leicester City's Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring their ninth goal to complete his hat-trick against Southampton at St. Mary's Stadium in Southampton, October 25.   


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Leicester City's Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring their ninth goal to complete his hat-trick against Southampton at St. Mary's Stadium in Southampton, October 25. Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien

Leicester City's Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring their ninth goal to complete his hat-trick against Southampton at St. Mary's Stadium in Southampton, October 25. Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien
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Spain's Rafael Nadal makes his entrance before his round of 16 match against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka at the Paris Masters, October 31.     REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Spain's Rafael Nadal makes his entrance before his round of 16 match against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka at the Paris Masters, October 31. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Spain's Rafael Nadal makes his entrance before his round of 16 match against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka at the Paris Masters, October 31. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Wales' Alun Wyn Jones in action with South Africa's RG Snyman during their Rugby World Cup semi final in Yokohama, Japan, October 27.    


 REUTERS/Peter Cziborra

Wales' Alun Wyn Jones in action with South Africa's RG Snyman during their Rugby World Cup semi final in Yokohama, Japan, October 27. REUTERS/Peter Cziborra

Wales' Alun Wyn Jones in action with South Africa's RG Snyman during their Rugby World Cup semi final in Yokohama, Japan, October 27. REUTERS/Peter Cziborra
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Turkey players salute after Kaan Ayhan scored their first goal against France at their Euro 2020 qualifier in Saint-Denis, France, October 14.     


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Turkey players salute after Kaan Ayhan scored their first goal against France at their Euro 2020 qualifier in Saint-Denis, France, October 14. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Turkey players salute after Kaan Ayhan scored their first goal against France at their Euro 2020 qualifier in Saint-Denis, France, October 14. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Olympic gymnastics gold medalist and Houston native Simone Biles performs a flip before throwing out a ceremonial first pitch prior to game two of the World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 23. Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

Olympic gymnastics gold medalist and Houston native Simone Biles performs a flip before throwing out a ceremonial first pitch prior to game two of the World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park in...more

Olympic gymnastics gold medalist and Houston native Simone Biles performs a flip before throwing out a ceremonial first pitch prior to game two of the World Series between the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals at Minute Maid Park in Houston, October 23. Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports
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Ukraine's Maryna Bekh-Romanchuk celebrates winning silver in the women's long jump final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 6.    


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Ukraine's Maryna Bekh-Romanchuk celebrates winning silver in the women's long jump final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 6. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Ukraine's Maryna Bekh-Romanchuk celebrates winning silver in the women's long jump final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, October 6. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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Atletico Madrid's Angel Correa in action with Athletic Bilbao's Inigo Cordoba in Madrid, October 26.    


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Atletico Madrid's Angel Correa in action with Athletic Bilbao's Inigo Cordoba in Madrid, October 26. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Atletico Madrid's Angel Correa in action with Athletic Bilbao's Inigo Cordoba in Madrid, October 26. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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China's Xijing Tang in action on the floor apparatus during the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 10.    
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China's Xijing Tang in action on the floor apparatus during the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

China's Xijing Tang in action on the floor apparatus during the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Tottenham Hotspur's Hugo Lloris reacts after sustaining an injury as Brighton and Hove Albion's Neal Maupay scored their first goal in Brighton, October 5.    


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Tottenham Hotspur's Hugo Lloris reacts after sustaining an injury as Brighton and Hove Albion's Neal Maupay scored their first goal in Brighton, October 5. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

Tottenham Hotspur's Hugo Lloris reacts after sustaining an injury as Brighton and Hove Albion's Neal Maupay scored their first goal in Brighton, October 5. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge
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Arsenal's Hector Bellerin reacts after a missed chance against Standard Liege during their Europa League match at Emirates Stadium in London, October 3.    


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Arsenal's Hector Bellerin reacts after a missed chance against Standard Liege during their Europa League match at Emirates Stadium in London, October 3. Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien

Arsenal's Hector Bellerin reacts after a missed chance against Standard Liege during their Europa League match at Emirates Stadium in London, October 3. Action Images via Reuters/Tony O'Brien
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