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Vendee Globe challenge

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British sailor Alex Thomson celebrates as he comes in second in the Vendee Globe race at Les Sables d’Olonne, western France. Photo Yui Mok/PA Wire

Tennis - Australian Open - Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia

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Fans wait for autographs after Slovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova won her Women’s singles second round match against Taiwan’s Hsieh Su-Wei. Photo Issei Kato/Reuters

Tennis - Australian Open - Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia

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Coco Vandeweghe of the U.S. signs autographs after winning the Women’s singles first round match in the Australian Open against Italy’s Roberta Vinci. Photo Jason Reed/Reuters

DeAndre Jordan

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Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan watches his shot during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Orlando Magic, in Los Angeles.Photo AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill

Argentina Dakar Rally

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U.S. Honda biker Ricky Brabec races during stage 8 of the Dakar Rally between Uyuni, Bolivia and Salta, Argentina. Photo Franck Fife/Pool photo via AP

David Bowie fan Clive poses for a photograph near a mural of David Bowie in Brixton, south London, Britain January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

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David Bowie fan Clive poses for a photograph near a mural of the singer in Brixton, south London on the first anniversary of his death. Photo Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Models on the catwalk during the Xander Zhou London Fashion Week MenÕs AW17 show held at The Store Studios, Strand, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday January 6, 2017. Photo credit should read: Isabel Infantes/PA Wire

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Models on the catwalk during the Xander Zhou show at London Fashion Week held at The Store Studios, Strand, London. Photo Isabel Infantes/PA Wire 

United States' Serena Williams bangs her racket in frustration during her second round loss to compatriot Madison Brengle at the ASB Classic tennis tournament in Auckland, New Zealand, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. Tournament top seed Williams went down 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-4 to the 72nd-ranked Brengle. (Dean Purcell/New Zealand Herald via AP)

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United States’ Serena Williams bangs her racket in frustration during her second round loss to compatriot Madison Brengle at the ASB Classic tennis tournament in Auckland, New Zealand. Photo Dean Purcell/New Zealand Herald via AP) 

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A child walks to an installation made from fallen leaves by college students, in shape of a sofa, to call for people’s attention to environment protection, in Hangzhou, China. Photo China Daily/Reuters 

Robert Rauschenberg exhibit opens

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Robert Rauschenberg exhibit opens at the Tate modern. Picture Charlie Bibby/FT 

Croatia's Marin Cilic celebrates after winning a point against Argentina's Federico Delbonis, during their singles match at the Davis Cup tennis tournament final between the two countries in Zagreb, Croatia, Friday, Nov. 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

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Croatia’s Marin Cilic celebrates after winning a point against Argentina’s Federico Delbonis, during their singles match at the Davis Cup tennis tournament final between the two countries in Zagreb, Croatia. Photo Darko Vojinovic/AP 

Swiss Freestyle Motocross  driver Mat Rebeaud performs a figure during a FMX jump training session ten days before the 31st Geneva International Supercross, in Payerne, Switzerland, Tuesday, Nov.22, 2016. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP)

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Swiss Freestyle Motocross driver Mat Rebeaud performs a figure during a FMX jump training session ten days before the 31st Geneva International Supercross, in Payerne, Switzerland. Photo Laurent Gillieron/Keystone/AP) 

Britain Tennis - Barclays ATP World Tour Finals - O2 Arena, London - 15/11/16 Austria's Dominic Thiem in action during his round robin match with France's Gael Monfils  Reuters / Stefan Wermuth Livepic EDITORIAL USE ONLY.

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Austria’s Dominic Thiem in action during his round robin match with France’s Gael Monfils during Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena, London. Photo Stefan Wermuth Livepic/Reuters 

Britain Rugby Union - England Training - Pennyhill Park, Bagshot, Surrey - 10/11/16 England's Chris Robshaw, Dave Atwood and Nathan Hughes during training  Action Images via Reuters / Andrew Boyers Livepic EDITORIAL USE ONLY.

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Chris Robshaw, Dave Atwood and Nathan Hughes from The English rugby team train at Pennyhill Park, Bagshot, Surrey. Photo Andrew Boyers/Livepic/Reuters

A gallery assistant poses with "Chess Set" by Man Ray (est. £20,000-30,000) during the press preview of the "Bowie/Collector" auction at Sotheby's on November 1, 2016 in London, England.  The auctions are set to take place on November 10 and 11, 2016 in London, with many items from musician David Bowie's personal art collection available for sale.  (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)

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A gallery assistant poses with “Chess Set” by Man Ray during the press preview of the “Bowie/Collector” auction at Sotheby’s in London, England. The auctions are set to take place on November 10 and 11, 2016 in London, with many items from musician David Bowie’s personal art collection available for sale. Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images

Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia covers her head with her towel after the first set during her singles match against Garbine Muguruza of Spain at the WTA tennis tournament in Singapore, Friday, Oct. 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

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Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia covers her head with her towel after the first set during her singles match against Garbine Muguruza of Spain at the WTA tennis tournament in Singapore. Photo Wong Maye-E/AP 

A view of one of the latest murals near Glasgow cathedral on October 26, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. The murals have been appearing across the city for a since 2008 with new ones appearing on a regular bases rejuvenating bare walls revitalising tired corners of Glasgow. Now a new Mural Trail has been devised with a huge range of them on display within a short walking distance from the city centre.  (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

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A view of one of the latest murals near Glasgow cathedral, Scotland. The murals have been appearing across the city since 2008 with new ones appearing on a regular basis, rejuvenating bare walls and revitalising tired corners of Glasgow. Photo Jeff J Mitchell/Getty 

The installation 'Zeitfeld' by Klaus Rinke in Duesseldorf, Germany, 26 October 2016. The European Summer Time ends on 30 October, when clocks will be set back one hour during the night.  EPA/MAJA HITIJ

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The installation ‘Zeitfeld’ by Klaus Rinke in Duesseldorf, Germany. The European Summer Time ends on October 30 when clocks will be set back one hour during the night. Photo Maja Hitij/EPA 

A model presents a creation by K Fashion Project during the Mercedes-Benz China Fashion Week in Beijing, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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A model presents a creation by K Fashion Project during the Mercedes-Benz China Fashion Week in Beijing. Photo Andy Wong/AP 

Britain Art Sale

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A member of staff poses for the media next to a work of art by Claud Monet entitled Grainstack, at Christie’s auction house in London, on Monday. The painting is to be sold in New York on November 16th with an estimated value of 45 million pounds (55 million US$). Picture AP Photo/Alastair Grant