Edition:
United Kingdom
Pictures | Sun Dec 23, 2018 | 1:45pm GMT

Week in sports

Josh Warrington in action against Carl Frampton in the IBF World Featherweight Title match in Manchester. 


Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

Josh Warrington in action against Carl Frampton in the IBF World Featherweight Title match in Manchester. Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

Josh Warrington in action against Carl Frampton in the IBF World Featherweight Title match in Manchester. Action Images via Reuters/Jason Cairnduff
Close
1 / 18
Austria's Marcel Hirsher in action during the men's parallel giant slalom at the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Alta Badia, Italy.     REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Austria's Marcel Hirsher in action during the men's parallel giant slalom at the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Alta Badia, Italy. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Austria's Marcel Hirsher in action during the men's parallel giant slalom at the Alpine Skiing World Cup in Alta Badia, Italy. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini
Close
2 / 18
New York Knicks center Enes Kanter battles for a rebound between Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker and Phoenix Suns guard Jamal Crawford.    Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter battles for a rebound between Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker and Phoenix Suns guard Jamal Crawford. Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter battles for a rebound between Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker and Phoenix Suns guard Jamal Crawford. Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
Close
3 / 18
Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne watches the goal made by Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Gustav Forsling.    Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports

Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne watches the goal made by Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Gustav Forsling. Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports

Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne watches the goal made by Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Gustav Forsling. Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports
Close
4 / 18
Arsenal's Sokratis Papastathopoulos in action with Tottenham's Lucas Moura.     


REUTERS/David Klein

Arsenal's Sokratis Papastathopoulos in action with Tottenham's Lucas Moura. REUTERS/David Klein

Arsenal's Sokratis Papastathopoulos in action with Tottenham's Lucas Moura. REUTERS/David Klein
Close
5 / 18
The crowd reacts after Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart hit a three point shot against the Phoenix Suns.      Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

The crowd reacts after Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart hit a three point shot against the Phoenix Suns. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

The crowd reacts after Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart hit a three point shot against the Phoenix Suns. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
Close
6 / 18
Pittsburgh Steelerswide receiver James Washington is slowed down by New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty.     Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports

Pittsburgh Steelerswide receiver James Washington is slowed down by New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty. Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports

Pittsburgh Steelerswide receiver James Washington is slowed down by New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty. Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports
Close
7 / 18
Chelsea's Eden Hazard shoots at Leicester City.     
 REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Chelsea's Eden Hazard shoots at Leicester City. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Chelsea's Eden Hazard shoots at Leicester City. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
8 / 18
Tottenham's Dele Alli celebrates scoring their second goal against Arsenal.    

Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

Tottenham's Dele Alli celebrates scoring their second goal against Arsenal. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge

Tottenham's Dele Alli celebrates scoring their second goal against Arsenal. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge
Close
9 / 18
Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks in the second half against the Detroit Pistons.      Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks in the second half against the Detroit Pistons. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks in the second half against the Detroit Pistons. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
Close
10 / 18
Carolina Panthers cornerback James Bradberry forces a fumble by New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis at the goal line as outside linebacker Thomas Davis helps defend.   Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Carolina Panthers cornerback James Bradberry forces a fumble by New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis at the goal line as outside linebacker Thomas Davis helps defend. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Carolina Panthers cornerback James Bradberry forces a fumble by New Orleans Saints wide receiver Tommylee Lewis at the goal line as outside linebacker Thomas Davis helps defend. Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports
Close
11 / 18
Los Angeles Lakers small forward LeBron James reacts during the fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets.    Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Los Angeles Lakers small forward LeBron James reacts during the fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Los Angeles Lakers small forward LeBron James reacts during the fourth quarter against the Brooklyn Nets. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
Close
12 / 18
River Plate's Rafael Borre in action with Kashima Antlers' Tomoya Inukai in Abu Dhabi.   REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

River Plate's Rafael Borre in action with Kashima Antlers' Tomoya Inukai in Abu Dhabi. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

River Plate's Rafael Borre in action with Kashima Antlers' Tomoya Inukai in Abu Dhabi. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
Close
13 / 18
Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop stops a shot by Calgary Flames center Derek Ryan.    Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop stops a shot by Calgary Flames center Derek Ryan. Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Dallas Stars goaltender Ben Bishop stops a shot by Calgary Flames center Derek Ryan. Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
Close
14 / 18
West Ham's Michail Antonio in action with Watford's Jose Holebas.    REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

West Ham's Michail Antonio in action with Watford's Jose Holebas. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

West Ham's Michail Antonio in action with Watford's Jose Holebas. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh
Close
15 / 18
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale in action with Al-Ain's Rayan Yaslem in Abu Dhabi.      REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale in action with Al-Ain's Rayan Yaslem in Abu Dhabi. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale in action with Al-Ain's Rayan Yaslem in Abu Dhabi. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah
Close
16 / 18
Phoenix Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr. blocks a shot into the face of Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier.    Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Phoenix Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr. blocks a shot into the face of Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Phoenix Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr. blocks a shot into the face of Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier. Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
Close
17 / 18
Dillian Whyte in action against Dereck Chisora at London's O2 Arena.   


Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

Dillian Whyte in action against Dereck Chisora at London's O2 Arena. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra

Dillian Whyte in action against Dereck Chisora at London's O2 Arena. Action Images via Reuters/Peter Cziborra
Close
18 / 18

Next Slideshows

Catalan separatists clash with police as cabinet meets

Police dragged Catalan separatists off roads and arrested 11 during protests as Spain's government brought a cabinet meeting to regional capital Barcelona in...

21 Dec 2018

Toys of the migrant caravan

Children who are part of a Central American migrant caravan trying to reach the U.S. share their toys and their stories.

21 Dec 2018

Drones cripple Gatwick Airport

A mystery saboteur wrought travel chaos for more than 100,000 Christmas travelers in London by using drones to play cat-and-mouse with police snipers and the...

21 Dec 2018

Guardian names Hannah McKay as Agency Photographer of the Year

The Guardian picture desk has chosen Reuters photojournalist Hannah McKay as agency photographer of the year.

21 Dec 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

Car bomb in Northern Ireland

Car bomb in Northern Ireland

No one was injured after a car bomb exploded in Londonderry outside a court, but the incident highlighted the threat still posed by militant groups opposed to a 1998 peace deal that largely ended three decades of violence in the British-run province.

Greeks protest against Macedonia name deal

Greeks protest against Macedonia name deal

Police fired tear gas to disperse protesters as tens of thousands of Greeks rallied in Athens to protest a parliamentary vote to ratify a name deal with Macedonia.

'Yellow vest' protests hit 10th weekend

'Yellow vest' protests hit 10th weekend

Clashes broke out throughout France as an estimated 84,000 yellow vest demonstrators took to the streets in a 10th consecutive weekend of protests against President Emmanuel Macron s government.

Deadly blast at fuel pipeline in Mexico

Deadly blast at fuel pipeline in Mexico

At least 66 people were killed after a pipeline ruptured by suspected fuel thieves exploded in Mexico, as President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended the army despite its failure to clear the site before the blast.

Super blood wolf moon

Super blood wolf moon

The total lunar eclipse, a supermoon that is especially close to Earth, has a coppery red glow when it appears in January, when wolves howled in hunger outside villages, earning the name super blood wolf moon.

Editor's Choice Pictures

Editor's Choice Pictures

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Women's March 2019

Women's March 2019

Women march in U.S. cities to mark the second anniversary of demonstrations that drew millions the day after Republican President Donald Trump's inauguration in January 2017.

Women's Marches around the world

Women's Marches around the world

Women hold "sister marches" overseas to mark the second anniversary of demonstrations the day after U.S. President Donald Trump's inauguration in January 2017.

Marking the Epiphany

Marking the Epiphany

Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany by immersing themselves in waters.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast