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Big wave surfer Sebastian Steudtner of Germany drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte in Nazare, Portugal. 


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Big wave surfer Sebastian Steudtner of Germany drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte in Nazare, Portugal. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Big wave surfer Sebastian Steudtner of Germany drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte in Nazare, Portugal. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against Leonardo Mayer of Argentina at the Australian Open. 


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Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against Leonardo Mayer of Argentina at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Rafael Nadal of Spain serves against Leonardo Mayer of Argentina at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Manchester United's Juan Mata shoots wide against Stoke City. 


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Manchester United's Juan Mata shoots wide against Stoke City. REUTERS/Andrew Yates

Manchester United's Juan Mata shoots wide against Stoke City. REUTERS/Andrew Yates
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Norway's team in action against Serbia at the EHF European Handball Championship. 


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Norway's team in action against Serbia at the EHF European Handball Championship. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Norway's team in action against Serbia at the EHF European Handball Championship. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
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Angelique Kerber of Germany serves against Donna Vekic of Croatia at the Australian Open. 

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Angelique Kerber of Germany serves against Donna Vekic of Croatia at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Angelique Kerber of Germany serves against Donna Vekic of Croatia at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Natalie Klotz of Austria competes at the ISU European Championships in Moscow. 


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Natalie Klotz of Austria competes at the ISU European Championships in Moscow. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Natalie Klotz of Austria competes at the ISU European Championships in Moscow. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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Nemanja Ilic of Serbia scores a goal against Iceland during the European Handball Championship preliminary round. 


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Nemanja Ilic of Serbia scores a goal against Iceland during the European Handball Championship preliminary round. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

Nemanja Ilic of Serbia scores a goal against Iceland during the European Handball Championship preliminary round. REUTERS/Marko Djurica
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Wigan Athletic�s Dan Burn celebrates scoring their second goal against Bournemouth with Noel Hunt and team mates.   


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Wigan Athletic�s Dan Burn celebrates scoring their second goal against Bournemouth with Noel Hunt and team mates. Action Images via Reuters/Carl Recine

Wigan Athletic�s Dan Burn celebrates scoring their second goal against Bournemouth with Noel Hunt and team mates. Action Images via Reuters/Carl Recine
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Alize Cornet of France reacts as she lies on the court during her match against Elise Mertens of Belgium at the Australian Open.  

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Alize Cornet of France reacts as she lies on the court during her match against Elise Mertens of Belgium at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Stringer

Alize Cornet of France reacts as she lies on the court during her match against Elise Mertens of Belgium at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Stringer
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Thomas Dressen of Germany in action at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup.


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Thomas Dressen of Germany in action at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler

Thomas Dressen of Germany in action at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup. REUTERS/Dominic Ebenbichler
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A torchbearer lights the Olympic torch of another torchbearer on the Grand Unification Bridge which leads to the truce village Panmunjom, just south of the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, South Korea. 


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A torchbearer lights the Olympic torch of another torchbearer on the Grand Unification Bridge which leads to the truce village Panmunjom, just south of the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, South Korea. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A torchbearer lights the Olympic torch of another torchbearer on the Grand Unification Bridge which leads to the truce village Panmunjom, just south of the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, South Korea. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Lindsey Vonn celebrates on the podium after the women's downhill at the Alpine Skiing World Cup.

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Lindsey Vonn celebrates on the podium after the women's downhill at the Alpine Skiing World Cup. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Lindsey Vonn celebrates on the podium after the women's downhill at the Alpine Skiing World Cup. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
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Manchester United's Anthony Martial in action with Stoke City's Joe Allen. 


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Manchester United's Anthony Martial in action with Stoke City's Joe Allen. REUTERS/Andrew Yates

Manchester United's Anthony Martial in action with Stoke City's Joe Allen. REUTERS/Andrew Yates
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Gael Monfils of France serves against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the Australian Open. 


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Gael Monfils of France serves against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the Australian Open. REUTERS/David Gray

Gael Monfils of France serves against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the Australian Open. REUTERS/David Gray
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Gloucester Rugby's Tom Savage in action with Section Paloise's Daniel Ramsay during the Rugby Union's European Challenge Cup. 


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Gloucester Rugby's Tom Savage in action with Section Paloise's Daniel Ramsay during the Rugby Union's European Challenge Cup. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

Gloucester Rugby's Tom Savage in action with Section Paloise's Daniel Ramsay during the Rugby Union's European Challenge Cup. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
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Aleksander Aamodt Kilde of Norway in action at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup.



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Aleksander Aamodt Kilde of Norway in action at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Aleksander Aamodt Kilde of Norway in action at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Charlotte Hornets forward Johnny O'Bryant III gets hit in the face and fouled by Washington Wizards forward Mike Scott. 

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Charlotte Hornets forward Johnny O'Bryant III gets hit in the face and fouled by Washington Wizards forward Mike Scott. Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports

Charlotte Hornets forward Johnny O'Bryant III gets hit in the face and fouled by Washington Wizards forward Mike Scott. Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports
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Alexander Zverev of Germany in action against Thomas Fabbiano of Italy at the Australian Open.



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Alexander Zverev of Germany in action against Thomas Fabbiano of Italy at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Alexander Zverev of Germany in action against Thomas Fabbiano of Italy at the Australian Open. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Winnipeg Jets right wing Blake Wheeler scores against Calgary Flames goalie Mike Smith during a shootout. 

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Winnipeg Jets right wing Blake Wheeler scores against Calgary Flames goalie Mike Smith during a shootout. Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports

Winnipeg Jets right wing Blake Wheeler scores against Calgary Flames goalie Mike Smith during a shootout. Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports
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Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs runs for the end zone and scores the winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the fourth quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff game.

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Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs runs for the end zone and scores the winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the fourth quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff game. Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs runs for the end zone and scores the winning touchdown against the New Orleans Saints in the fourth quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff game. Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
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