Sports Photos of the Week, Dec. 11-17

Dizzying speed, hard falls and punishing hits were among the sports highlights of the past week.

Sports Photos of the Week, Dec. 11-17

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    A blur

    A blur

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    Kamren Curl of the Washington Football Team returns an interception for a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals on Dec. 13 in Glendale, Ariz.

    Scoring celebration

    Scoring celebration

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    Yairo Moreno of Leon celebrates after scoring against Pumas UNAM as part of the Torneo Guard1anes 2020 Liga MX on Dec. 13 in Leon, Mexico.

    Down and out

    Down and out

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    Vitoria Cristina Silva Rosa competes in the Women's 200m final during the XXXIX Brazil Caixa Athletics Trophy Dec. 12 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

    Scenic stroke

    Scenic stroke

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    Harris English plays his shot from the eighth tee during the final round of the QBE Shootout on Dec. 13 in Naples, Fla.

    Full contact

    Full contact

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    Javier Pinola of River Plate fights for the ball with Mateo Coronel of Argentinos Juniors during a match Dec. 13 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

    Flipping out

    Flipping out

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    Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Hunter Renfrow flips over Indianapolis Colts linebacker Bobby Okereke on Dec. 13 in Las Vegas.

    Airborne

    Airborne

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    Norwegian skier Aleksander Aamodt Kilde competes to finish fourth during the FIS Alpine World Cup Men downhill on Dec. 13 in Val d'Isere, France.

    Hot head

    Hot head

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    D'Arcy Short of the Hobart Hurricanes walks onto the field to bat against the Adelaide Strikers on Dec. 13 in Hobart, Australia.

    Diving save

    Diving save

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    Jordan Silk of the Sydney Sixers dives to save a six against the Hobart Hurricanes on Dec. 10 in Hobart, Australia.