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The best sports photos of 2019 by Reuters


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In 2019 Mediamax Sport started a new column – photo stories, presenting the best and most interesting photos of sports events and athletes.

 

Today’s edition includes the most impressive photos published by Reuters in 2019.

 

Synchronized swimming is considered one of the most beautiful sports, so it comes as no surprise that photographers show such inspired approach to taking pictures of the swimmers.

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Staying close to the water, let’s take a look at these two divers “flying” in 10m platform exercise.

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The wonders of nature: a human and a swan swimming together. You have to admit, this is beautiful.

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Figure skating provides no less impressive scenes. The colorful background and the harmony in the athletes’ movement make this photo one of the best of the year.

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Lovers of extreme sports always get to watch tense competition. The conditions in this photo – the darkness and the light projecting from above – make it seem even more dramatic.

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Moving on to football, here are Unai Emery and Nathan Redmond “communicating” during the Arsenal vs. Southampton game.

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When the players go for the ball, everyone benefits – the teams and the photographers alike.

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Female athletes don’t shy away from fighting as well. Here, the players are trying to prove a point to the referee.

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Here is what went on in Liverpool on June 2, after the club won the Champions League.

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One of the world’s top tennis players, Novak Djokovic, is photographed at Paris Masters.

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Rafael Nadal isn’t swimming in a dark ocean, don’t let the photo trick you.

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The joy of victory: 15-year-old Coco Gauff is celebrating in front of happy fans. 

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Sand helps the photographer get a unique shot during the athletics competition.

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A marathon in Doha can’t go without lots of water.

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Anything is possible during the intense struggle in rugby matches. Even accidentally stripping the opponent.

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