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Kyle Snyder's damaged gold metal from the 2016 Rio Olympics on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, in Maryland. The medal will soon replaced by the IOC and Rio organizers because of damage. Snyder and Helen Maroulis, another U.S. gold medalist wrestler, are among a group of more than 100 athletes from around the world with defective Olympic medals. (Kevin Snyder via AP)
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Marco Andretti, right, talks with car owner and father Michael Andretti during a practice session for the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis. Michael Andretti needed some assurances before running six cars in this year's Indianapolis 500. He also needed some help. But aside from finding extra crew members and sponsorship, the biggest challenge of this week may be communication.
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Sam Allardyce waits at the start of their English Premier League soccer match between Newcastle United and West Ham United's at St James' Park, Newcastle, England. Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce says he is leaving the club after just five months and does not plan to continue his 26-year career in coaching. The 62-year-old Allardyce, who established his Premier League credentials during an eight-year spell with Bolton Wanderers, said in a statement on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 that he was leaving Palace for entirely personal reasons.
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Japan tennis player Kei Nishikori, speaks during a press conference prior to the Geneva Open ATP 250 Tennis tournament, at the tennis club Geneva, in Geneva, Switzerland, Sunday, May 21, 2017. (Martial Trezzini/Keystone via AP)
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FC Barcelona's president Sandro Rosell attends a press conference at the Sports Center FC Barcelona Joan Gamper in San Joan Despi, Spain. Spanish authorities say former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell and his wife have been detained on May 23, 2017 in a probe over his businesses in Brazil which is part of a money laundering investigation.
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Ajax manager Peter Bosz arrives at the airport in Stockholm, Sweden, Tuesday, May 23, 2017, on the day before the soccer Europa League final between Ajax Amsterdam and Manchester United. (Jan Kruger/pool photo via AP)
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The Europa League trophy is on display on the pitch at the Friends Arena in Stockholm, Sweden, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. Ajax Amsterdam and Manchester United will play the soccer Europa League final in Stockholm on Wednesday, May 24.
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, grabs his helmet before the start of a practice session for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Monday, May 22, 2017 in Indianapolis.
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Javier Pastore poses while wearing his new PSG jersey during his official presentation at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, France. A French official says police investigating suspected tax fraud linked to the soccer industry have raided the headquarters of Paris Saint-Germain and the homes of three Argentine players in France. The official said anti-corruption police units searched the homes of PSG players Angel Di Maria and Javier Pastore, and that of Nantes forward Emiliano Sala on Tuesday.
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Marcelo Bielsa, of Argentina, is presented as the new coach of the French League One soccer club Lille during a press conference at the Domaine de Luchin training center, in Camphin-en-Pevele, near Lille, Tuesday, May 23, 2017.
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Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin, left, is followed by Italian rider Vincenzo Nibali as they pedal at the height of the Stelvio Mountain during the 16th stage of the Giro d'Italia cycling race, between Rovetta to Bormio, Italy, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. (Alessandro Di Meo/ANSA via AP)
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Police guard close to the Manchester Arena in Manchester, Britain, Tuesday May 23, 2017, a day after an explosion. An apparent suicide bomber set off an improvised explosive device that killed over a dozen people at the end of an Ariana Grande concert, Manchester police said Tuesday. (Peter Byrne/PA via AP)
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Bjorn Wesstrom right, sports manager at Swedish soccer club AIK, talks to media at a Swedish Football Federation press conference in Stockholm Thursday, May 18, 2017. The match between top flight rivals AIK and IFK Gothenburg has been suspended at the last minute due to a apparent match-fixing attempt. (Fredrik Sandberg/TT via AP)
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England's Ademola Lookman, left, fights for the ball against Guinea's Alseny Soumah during their Group A match in the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea 2017 at Jeonju World Cup Stadium in Jeonju, South Korea, Tuesday, May 23, 2017. (Hong Hae-in/Yonhap via AP)
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Czech Republic's tennis player Petra Kvitova leaves after making a statement to the media in Prague, Czech Republic. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is to decide by the week’s end whether she will be available to play the French Open following a recovery from an attack by a knife-wielding intruder.
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Manchester United's Wayne Rooney acknowledges the fans after the English Premier League soccer match between Stoke City and Manchester United at the Britannia Stadium, Stoke on Trent, England. Manchester United will play Ajax in the Europa League final in Stockholm on Wednesday May 24, 2017.
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Ajax's Justin Kluivert as he plays the ball during the first leg semi final soccer match between Ajax and Olympique Lyon in the Amsterdam ArenA stadium, Netherlands, It was a late winner from an 18-year-old Patrick Kluivert that gave Ajax a 1-0 win over AC Milan in the 1995 Champions League final. Justin Kluivert, who just turned 18, might have a chance to follow in dad’s footsteps on Wednesday May 24, 2017, when Ajax faces Manchester United in the Europa League final.
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Manchester City's Leroy Sane centre controls the ball, during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Watford, at Vicarage Road, in Watford, England. (Steven Paston/PA/ via AP)
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, climbs out of his car following during a practice for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Indianapolis.
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Scott Dixon, of New Zealand, watches with his wife, Emma, the final attempt to knock him off the pole during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Indianapolis.
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James Davison drives through the first turn during practice for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Indianapolis.
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International Paralympic Committee (IPC) President Philip Craven listens during a press conference, in London, Monday, May 22, 2017. The International Paralympic Committee says there is a “strong chance” that Russia will be banned from the 2018 Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang because of the country’s doping scandal.
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James Hinchcliffe, of Canada, smiles during qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 IndyCar auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Indianapolis.
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Sunderland manager David Moyes reacts during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford in Manchester, England. Sunderland manager David Moyes has resigned after the team's relegation from the English Premier League. The former Manchester United coach announced his decision at a meeting with the club hierarchy in London on Monday, May 22, 2017.