Sports Pictures of the Week

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Basketball


Round 16 NBL match between Melbourne United and Sydney Kings.


2. May 2021, in Melbourne, Australia


Casper Ware of the Sidney Kings drives the ball to the basket.

He is under pressure from Mason Peatling of Melbourne United.

Melbourne won 103-78.

 

Ice Hockey


Pittsburgh Penguins play against Washington Capitals.


1. May 2021, in Washington, USA.


Michael Raffl of the Washington Capitals falls over.

He is behind Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The Penguins won 3 - 0.

 

Diving


FINA Diving World Cup - Day 2


2. May 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.


Minami Itahashi and Matsuri Arai are divers from Japan.

They are competing in the Women's 10 meter Synchro Platform.

They jump from a platform that is 10 meters high.

While diving they have to do the same moves.

They have to reach the water at the exactly the same time.

 

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Baseball


Philadelphia Phillies play against the St. Louis Cardinals.


29. April 2021 in St Louis, USA


J.T. Realmuto of the Philadelphia Phillies bats in a run with a double against the St. Louis Cardinals in the third inning.

St. Louis Cardinals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3.

 

Wheelchair Rugby


Wheel Blacks Team Announcement


3. May 2021 in Cambridge, New Zealand


The Wheel Blacks are a wheelchair rugby team from New Zealand.

The Paralympic Committee announced which players are in the team.

Hayden Barton-Cootes and his team members talked to the press.



The Wheel Blacks Wheelchair Rugby team members and staff.

 

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Boxing


Sugar Ray Robinson was born 100 years ago.


3. May 1921 – 12. April 12 1989


American boxer Sugar Ray Robinson was born 100 years ago on 3. May 1921.

He is one of the greatest boxers of all time.

He competed from 1940 to 1965.

 

Soccer


Serie A: UC Sampdoria play against AS Roma


2. May 2021 in Genoa, Italy


The photo is from a Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma.

It took place in the Stadio Luigi Ferraris in Genoa, Italy.

Daniel Fuzato of AS Roma looks on as team mate Gianluca Mancini stumbles. Davide Santon clashes with Manolo Gabbiadini of UC Sampdoria.

Sampdoria won 2-0.

 

Formula 1


F1 Grand Prix of Portugal


2. May 2021 in Portimao, Portugal


Charles Leclerc of Monaco in the Ferrari leads a line of cars.

Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes) won the race.

Max Verstappen (Red Bull) came second.

Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes) came third.

 

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