Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.
This week's images include Germany's Mario Goetze celebrating after scoring the opening goal during the World Cup final; fans cheering outside Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland after LeBron James announced he's returning to the Cavaliers; and Tour de France cyclists riding through the fog.
This gallery contains photos published July 9-15.
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This gallery was curated by photo editor Alyssa Goodman in New York.
- Sports & Recreation
- Mario Goetze
- LeBron James