The Week in Sports Pictures: June 27 - July 3
Above the fray
Travis Tuck of Werribee taps the ball out of the ruck during Aussie rules football match between Werribee and Casey at Avalon Airport Oval on Saturday, July 2 in Melbourne, Australia.
King of Wimbledon
Novak Djokovic celebrates after beating Rafael Nadal in the championship match at Wimbledon on Sunday, July 3. Djokovic won 6-4, 6-1, 1-6, 6-3.
Nyjer Morgan of the Milwaukee Brewers steals second base against the New York Yankees during their game on Wednesday, June 29 in New York.
France coach Pierre Vincent embraces Marion Laborde after winning the bronze medal against the Czech Republic during the European Women's Basketball Championship in Lodz on Sunday, July 3.
Out of reach
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Dee Gordon, left, dives as he tries to tag out Los Angeles Angels runner Alberto Callaspo during the fourth inning of their interleague baseball game on Saturday, July 2 in Anaheim, Calif. Callaspo was called safe on the play.
NASCAR driver Elliott Sadler, left, Aric Almirola, center, and Danica Patrick (7) wreck after they cross the finish line in the NASCAR Subway Jalapeno 250 auto race on Friday, July 1 in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Marton Szivos of Hungary, right, fights for the ball with Emmanouil Mylonkis of Greece during their international Vodafone water polo cup match in Budapest on Friday, July 1.
San Francisco Giants reliever Brian Wilson takes a bat to a water cooler after being pulled from a interleague baseball game against the Detroit Tigers on Friday, July 1 in Detroit. Wilson was pulled after giving up a RBI-single to Detroit's Brandon Inge. The Giants defeated the Tigers 4-3.
A star is born
Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic celebrates her victory over Maria Sharapova of Russia in the women's singles final of the Wimbledon Championships on Saturday, July 2 in London.
Darwin Pinzon, center, of Panama struggles for the ball against three Mexican defenders during the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Thursday, June 30 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Pop the champagne
First place Yamaha rider Jorge Lorenzo of Spain celebrates at the end of the MotoGP race at the Mugello circuit, in Scarperia, Italy on Sunday, July 3.
Chris Lowrey of the Auckland Blues is tackled by Liam Gill, left, and Jono Lance of the Queensland Reds during their Super Rugby semifinal match in Brisbane, Australia on Saturday, July 2.
Tulsa guard Sheryl Swoopes, the last to leave the court, walks down a hallway toward the Shock locker room after a 101-71 loss to the Minnesota Lynx in Tulsa, Okla., on Thursday, June 30. Swoopes left the game in the second quarter with a hamstring injury and did not return.