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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, the marathon world record holder, celebrates after a successful attempt to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12.  
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Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, the marathon world record holder, celebrates after a successful attempt to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge, the marathon world record holder, celebrates after a successful attempt to run a marathon in under two hours in Vienna, Austria, October 12. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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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, Germany, October 10.    

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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, Germany, 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, Germany, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Washington Nationals relief pitcher Sean Doolittle reacts after game five of their NLDS playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, October 9.    
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Washington Nationals relief pitcher Sean Doolittle reacts after game five of their NLDS playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, October 9. Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Nationals relief pitcher Sean Doolittle reacts after game five of their NLDS playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, October 9. Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
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Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas celebrates winning the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka, October 13.    REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas celebrates winning the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka, October 13. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas celebrates winning the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka, October 13. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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A man wearing a LeBron James jersey wraps himself with a Chinese national flag outside the Mercedes-Benz Arena before the NBA exhibition game between Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, 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 the NBA exhibition game between Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, 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 the NBA exhibition game between Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers in Shanghai, October 10. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Sailing boats gather at the start of the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbour, Italy, October 13.  
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Sailing boats gather at the start of the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbour, Italy, October 13. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo

Sailing boats gather at the start of the Barcolana regatta in front of Trieste harbour, Italy, October 13. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo
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Calgary Flames center Sean Monahan chases the puck during the third period against the Dallas Stars, October 10.     Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Calgary Flames center Sean Monahan chases the puck during the third period against the Dallas Stars, October 10. Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Calgary Flames center Sean Monahan chases the puck during the third period against the Dallas Stars, October 10. Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Luxembourg, October 11.    

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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Luxembourg, October 11. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during their Euro 2020 qualifier against Luxembourg, October 11. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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Green Bay Packers receiver Jake Kumerow lays on the turf with the ball looking at the pylon after a reception against the Dallas Cowboys, October 6.  


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Green Bay Packers receiver Jake Kumerow lays on the turf with the ball looking at the pylon after a reception against the Dallas Cowboys, October 6. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Green Bay Packers receiver Jake Kumerow lays on the turf with the ball looking at the pylon after a reception against the Dallas Cowboys, October 6. Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
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Washington Nationals players celebrate after game five of their NLDS playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, October 9.     Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Nationals players celebrate after game five of their NLDS playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, October 9. Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Washington Nationals players celebrate after game five of their NLDS playoff series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, October 9. Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
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Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their first goal against Croatia during their Euro 2020 qualifier in Cardiff, October 13.   


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

Wales' Gareth Bale celebrates scoring their first goal against Croatia during their Euro 2020 qualifier in Cardiff, October 13. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Couldridge
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France's Blaise Matuidi and Antoine Griezmann celebrate winning their Euro 2020 qualifier match against Iceland in Reykjavik, October 11.   


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France's Blaise Matuidi and Antoine Griezmann celebrate winning their Euro 2020 qualifier match against Iceland in Reykjavik, October 11. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

France's Blaise Matuidi and Antoine Griezmann celebrate winning their Euro 2020 qualifier match against Iceland in Reykjavik, October 11. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Japan's Isileli Nakajima and team mates celebrate at the end of their Rugby World Cup match against Scotland in Yokohama, October 13.    


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Japan's Isileli Nakajima and team mates celebrate at the end of their Rugby World Cup match against Scotland in Yokohama, October 13. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

Japan's Isileli Nakajima and team mates celebrate at the end of their Rugby World Cup match against Scotland in Yokohama, October 13. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs
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Netherlands' Luuk de Jong scores their second goal against Northern Ireland during their Euro 2020 qualifier match in Rotterdam, October 10.   Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers

Netherlands' Luuk de Jong scores their second goal against Northern Ireland during their Euro 2020 qualifier match in Rotterdam, October 10. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers

Netherlands' Luuk de Jong scores their second goal against Northern Ireland during their Euro 2020 qualifier match in Rotterdam, October 10. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers
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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 but also paying tribute to the 'Blue Girl' fan who died last month.     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 but also paying tribute to the 'Blue Girl' fan who died last month. WANA/via REUTERS
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China's Xijing Tang in action on the floor apparatus at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 10.  
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China's Xijing Tang in action on the floor apparatus at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

China's Xijing Tang in action on the floor apparatus at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 10. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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A view of Colombia fans inside the stadium during their international friendly match against Chile in Alicante, Spain, October 12.  REUTERS/Javier Barbancho

A view of Colombia fans inside the stadium during their international friendly match against Chile in Alicante, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Javier Barbancho

A view of Colombia fans inside the stadium during their international friendly match against Chile in Alicante, Spain, October 12. REUTERS/Javier Barbancho
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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei wins the women's marathon at the Chicago Marathon, setting a new world record, October 13. 
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Kenya's Brigid Kosgei wins the women's marathon at the Chicago Marathon, setting a new world record, October 13. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Kenya's Brigid Kosgei wins the women's marathon at the Chicago Marathon, setting a new world record, October 13. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Belgium's Youri Tielemans in action against San Marino during their Euro 2020 qualifier in Brussels, October 10.  


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Belgium's Youri Tielemans in action against San Marino during their Euro 2020 qualifier in Brussels, October 10. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Belgium's Youri Tielemans in action against San Marino during their Euro 2020 qualifier in Brussels, October 10. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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Gold medalist Simone Biles of the U.S. during the medals ceremony at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 12.    

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Gold medalist Simone Biles of the U.S. during the medals ceremony at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 12. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

Gold medalist Simone Biles of the U.S. during the medals ceremony at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany, October 12. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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