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THE BEST SPORTS IMAGES OF THE WEEK

Last updated on: April 23, 2012 12:34 IST

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AC Milan's Zlatan Ibrahimovic (centre) performs a scissors kick against Bologna during his Italian Serie A soccer match at the Giuseppe Meazza stadium in Milan.


Photographs: Max Rossi/REUTERS

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Serbia's Jelena Jankovic (centre) celebrates with teammates her victory over Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova in their semifinal match at the Fed Cup tennis tournament in Moscow.


Photographs: Grigory Dukor/REUTERS

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Thousands of cyclists hold up their bicycles at Budapest's city park, at the end of the Critical Mass bicycle ride across the Hungarian capital.

The ride was organised to commemorate World Earth Day, which is celebrated April 22 annually.


Photographs: Laszlo Balogh / REUTERS

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A snowboarder glides on the water as she tries to cross a 20 metre long pool of water at the foot of a ski slope, at the Bobrovy Log ski resort near Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk.

About 100 skiers and snowboarders took part in the 5th "Gornoluzhnik" amateur event to mark the end of the ski season.


Photographs: Ilya Naymushin / REUTERS

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Rafael Nadal of Spain poses with his trophy after winning the final of the Monte Carlo tennis Masters in Monaco.

Nadal won for the eighth consecutive time.


Photographs: Eric Gaillard / REUTERS

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An inmate falls off a horse during the Angola Rodeo, a prison rodeo at Louisiana State Prison in Angola, Louisiana.

The Angola Rodeo was first held in 1965 and features prisoners and staff competing in events ranging from bareback horse riding to Guts and Glory, in which inmates attempt to grab a poker chip that has been tied to the back of a Brahma Bull.


Photographs: Jana Asenbrennerova / REUTERS

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Borussia Dortmund's Lukasz Piszczek (right) pours a glass a beer over his coach Juergen Klopp after winning the German Championship following their German first division Bundesliga soccer match against Borussia Moenchengladbach in Dortmund.

Borussia Dortmund won the Bundesliga for the second year running on Saturday, clinching the title with a 2-0 win over Borussia Moenchengladbach.


Photographs: Ina Fassbender / REUTERS

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Caydee Denney (top) and John Coughlin from the US perform during the pairs free skate event at the World Team Trophy in figure skating in Tokyo.


Photographs: Kim Kyung-Hoon / REUTERS

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The Detroit Pistons Dancers perform during the second half of the NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors in Auburn Hills, Michigan.


Photographs: Rebecca Cook / REUTERS

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