FIFA President Sepp Blatter is showered by dollar bills during a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland, on Monday, July 20. The money was thrown at Blatter by British comedian Simon Brodkin, who was then ushered away from the stage. Blatter has led soccer's governing body since 1998, but he has decided to stand down as FIFA battles corruption scandals.
NASCAR driver Kyle Busch holds a lobster "trophy" after winning the Sprint Cup race in Loudon, New Hampshire, on Sunday, July 19. At right is Busch's wife, Samantha, holding their young son Brexton.
Canada's Katarina Roxon swims the 200-meter individual medley during the IPC Swimming World Championships on Sunday, July 19. The Paralympic meet was held in Glasgow, Scotland.
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The peloton weaves its way through La Souche, France, during the 15th stage of the Tour de France on Sunday, July 19. The race will conclude July 26 in Paris.
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Zach Johnson reacts after winning the British Open in a three-way playoff on Monday, July 20. Johnson held off Louis Oosthuizen and Marc Leishman to win the second major tournament of his career. Johnson also won the Masters in 2007.
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Portugal's Madjer kisses the trophy after his country won the Beach Soccer World Cup on Sunday, July 19. Portugal defeated Tahiti 5-3 in the final, which took place in the Portuguese city of Espinho.
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A shark attacks professional surfer Mick Fanning during a competition Sunday, July 19, in Jeffrey's Bay, South Africa. Fanning fought off the shark and avoided injury as the confrontation took place on live television.
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Switzerland's Dejan Stankovic performs an overhead kick near Portugal's Torres during a quarterfinal match at the Beach Soccer World Cup on Thursday, July 16.
Brazilian gymnast Arthur Zanetti hangs from the rings during the Pan American Games in Toronto on Tuesday, July 14. Zanetti won gold in the event.
NASCAR driver Alex Bowman climbs out of his car after his front tire caught on fire Sunday, July 19, in Loudon, New Hampshire. Bowman was unharmed.
Toru Suzuki competes in the high jump Sunday, July 19, during Japan's Para Athletics Championships.
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Cuba's Yasmany Lugo, top, pins down Kevin Mejia of Honduras during a Greco-Roman wrestling match Thursday, July 16, at the Pan American Games. Lugo won the gold medal in his weight class.
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Andy Murray falls while playing Gilles Simon in a Davis Cup quarterfinal match Sunday, July 19, in London. Murray won the match in four sets, helping Great Britain advance to the semifinals for the first time since 1981.
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Mayssa Pessoa, goalkeeper for Brazil's handball team, stretches for a save while playing Puerto Rico in the Pan American Games on Thursday, July 16. Brazil won the match 38-21.
Sumo wrestler Kakuryu, top, throws Ikioi during the Grand Sumo Tournament in Nagoya, Japan, on Sunday, July 19.
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Nelson Cruz of the Seattle Mariners makes a catch while playing at New York's Yankee Stadium on Sunday, July 19.
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U.S. volleyball player Lauren Paolini curves her hand to spike the ball while playing Peru at the Pan American Games on Thursday, July 16.
A man in Kyzyl-Oi, Kyrgyzstan, takes part in the game of "tyin enmei," which involves picking up coins from the ground while racing on horseback, on Saturday, July 18. Horses have always played a huge role in the daily life of the Kyrgyz people. The majority of the rural population follows a semi-nomadic way of life. Almost everyone can ride a horse, and horse games have been passed from generation to generation.
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Cuba's Yamilka Del Valle, top, wrestles Canada's Brianne Barry at the Pan American Games on Thursday, July 16.
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Brazilian swimmer Leonardo De Deus prepares for a race at the Pan American Games on Wednesday, July 15.
Brazilian Camilla Lopes, left, and American Charlotte Drury warm up before competing in the trampoline event at the Pan American Games on Sunday, July 19.
U.S. volleyball player Micah Christenson leaps outside the court for a return while playing Brazil at the World League Tournament on Thursday, July 16. Brazil won the match in Rio de Janeiro, but it was the United States who would eventually advance to the tournament semifinals and finish in third place.
Puerto Rican gymnast Paula Mejias bails out of a vault attempt during the Pan American Games on Tuesday, July 14.
U.S. weightlifter Holley Mangold grimaces while competing at the Pan American Games on Wednesday, July 15.
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Pro golfer Phil Mickelson stands in a bush as he looks for his ball Thursday, July 16, at the British Open in St. Andrews, Scotland.
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Boston's Brock Holt steals second base during the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 14. Holt and the American League won 6-3 in Cincinnati.
Flamengo's Paolo Guerrero, left, battles for the ball with Gremio's Geromel during a Brazilian league match in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday, July 18.
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Trails of chalk follow the hands of U.S. gymnast Sam Mikulak as he rises above the horizontal bar Wednesday, July 15, at the Pan American Games.
German decathlete Maximilian Vollmer lies on the ground after falling during the 110-meter hurdles Thursday, July 16, at the IAAF World Youth Championships in Cali, Colombia.
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UFC heavyweight Daniel Omielanczuk punches Chris De La Rocha during their bout in Glasgow, Scotland, on Saturday, July 18. Omielanczuk won in 48 seconds.
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Brazil's rhythmic-gymnastics team performs in the ribbons final at the Pan American Games on Sunday, July 19. It won gold in the event.
Hungarian fencer Geza Imre is thrown in the air by his teammates after he won gold in the individual epee competition at the World Fencing Championships in Moscow on Wednesday, July 15.
Goalie Drew Adams of the New York Lizards makes a save on Marcus Holman of the Ohio Machine during a Major League Lacrosse game Saturday, July 18, in Delaware, Ohio.
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A bird flies over Oakland's Brett Lawrie as Lawrie fields a ball at third base on Sunday, July 19.