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Catch a wave: the 2020 Nikon surf photography awards – in pictures

A panel of 10 high-profile judges from within the surfing industry including seven-time world surfing champion Stephanie Gilmore were tasked with selecting the best of the best surfing photos for the 2020 Nikon surf photography awards. The judges where…

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Non-league football carries on as coronavirus threat deepens – in pictures

With the coronavirus sending elite football into shutdown, fans still have had the opportunity to get their fix of the beautiful game at non-league grounds around the country Continue reading…

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Triumphs, tumbles and hand sanitiser: Cheltenham Festival 2020 – in pictures

Our photographer Tom Jenkins captures the winners, the losers, the punters and all the thrills and spills at this year’s Cheltenham FestivalCome back later for more images of the final day of the festival, including the winner of the big race Continue …

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In a different light: sports portraits lit by drone

Czech photographer Jiri Kralovec has produced a series of unique portraits of athletes lit by remote-controlled drone. The photographs required many hours of testing, a specially-trained crew and custom-made equipment. The series captures each athlete …

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The best images of sport around Europe this week – in pictures

As part of the This is Europe series, a look at some of our favourite sporting images from recent days Continue reading…

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Bikes and bruises: 2020 Track Cycling World Championships – in pictures

As the riders head home after the Berlin tournament, we take a look back at some of our favourite images from five days of exciting, high-speed racing Continue reading…

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Maria Sharapova: her career in pictures

As one of tennis’s biggest stars retires, we take a look back at the career of the five-times grand slam champion and former world No 1 Continue reading…

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The 2020 Gymnastics World Cup – in pictures

The world’s top eight athletes on each apparatus competed in the 2020 Gymnastics World Cup on 22 and 23 February at Melbourne Arena Continue reading…

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Buy a classic sport photograph: Maradona, the ‘God of Naples’

The latest in a Guardian Print Shop series featuring classic sports images. This shot of the legendary Diego Maradona was taken by Mark Leech in 1987When Diego Armando Maradona joined Napoli in 1984, 70,000 people flocked to see him arrive at the San P…

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Buy a classic sport photograph: Maradona, the ‘God of Naples’

The latest in a Guardian Print Shop series featuring classic sports images. This shot of the legendary Diego Maradona was taken by Mark Leech in 1987When Diego Armando Maradona joined Napoli in 1984, 70,000 people flocked to see him arrive at the San P…

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Buy a classic sport photograph – the great Jack Nicklaus

The latest of a Guardian Print Shop series featuring classic sports images. This week’s picture was shot by Gerry Cranham in 1966At the age of just 10, Jack Nicklaus carded 51 for the first nine holes of golf he ever played. By the time of this charmin…

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Serves, sunsets and koalas: Australian Open 2020 – the tournament’s best photos

As the 2020 Australian Open comes to a close, we take a look at some of our favourite images from Melbourne Park Continue reading…

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Buy a classic sport photograph: magical Messi

The latest in a Guardian Print Shop series featuring classic sports images from the likes of Gerry Cranham, Mark Leech and Tom Jenkins – yours to own for just £55 including free delivery“I start early and I stay late, day after day, year after year; it…

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Buy a classic sport photograph: penny farthing racing

The latest in a Guardian Print Shop series featuring classic sports images from the likes of Gerry Cranham, Mark Leech and Tom Jenkins – yours to own for just £55 including free deliveryImagine the perils of riding a penny farthing at high speed while …

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Dakar Rally 2020: sand, flames and camels – in pictures

This year’s rally is the 42nd edition of the event and the first edition held in Saudi Arabia. The 12 stages took competitors across 7,500 km, 75% of which will be over sand – from the shores of the Red Sea in Jeddah, around the canyons and mountains o…

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Buy a classic sport photograph: Olga Korbut seeks perfection

The latest of a Guardian Print Shop series featuring classic sports images from the likes of Gerry Cranham, Mark Leech and Tom Jenkins – yours to own for just £55 including free deliveryOlga Korbut’s performance on the uneven bars at the 1972 Olympics …

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Olympics, World Cups and more: Tom Jenkins’ pictures of the decade

The Guardian and Observer sport photographer picks his favourite images from the thousands he shot during the past 10 yearsThis is a collection of images I have shot during the last decade. I wasn’t selecting them because they were necessarily the bigg…

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The best sports photography of 2019

Tiger Woods’s comeback at the Masters, the brilliance of Simone Biles, Pep Guardiola berating Raheem Sterling, Ben Stokes’s World Cup heroics, Liverpool’s stunning Champions League defeat of Barcelona, Megan Rapinoe’s iconic celebration and South Afric…

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Finger flickin’ good: Subbuteo through the ages – in pictures

With Father Christmas’ visit imminent, no doubt many a christmas list he received will have featured Fifa 20 but in yesteryear it was Subbuteo that was the must-have football game for youngsters across the country Continue reading…

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Martin Peters – a life in pictures

England’s 1966 World Cup-winning midfielder Martin Peters has died aged 76. We take a look at the career of the legend who made a lasting contribution to West Ham and TottenhamIn Martin Peters, football has lost an all-time great unchanged by glory Con…