Sports people around the world showed scant regard for the laws of physics this week, while a young mother from South-East England played volleyball.
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He must be loopy! Skateboarder Aaron "Jaws" Homoki of Phoenix, Arizona manages to stay on his board as he successfully pulls off a 5m high loop-the-loop in Vista, California.
- - -Who needs the laws of physics?: A member of the Flying Dubs, an acrobatic dunk team of the Golden State Warriors, performs before their NBA Global Game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Beijing.
- - -Here's mud in your eye: Two British competitors help each other out during the 'Tough Mudder' race in Berlin. The 16km race is run through a course of soaking, ankle-deep mud.
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- - -On your 'ead, son!: Mahindra Moto3 rider Miguel Oliveira of Portugal crashes during the Australian Motorcycling Grand Prix Moto3 race at Phillip Island.
- - -"Air Gerrard flight 2014 to Rio, cleared for take-off": He's been playing for nearly two decades, but big goals in big games still feel as good as ever for Steven Gerrard...
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- - -Sunderland's goalkeeper Keiren Westwood - he put in the display of a lifetime against Swansea, but the depths of ineptitude plumbed by his staggeringly appalling team-mates meant that he still let four goals in.
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Desperate Dan(iele): Meanwhile, at Roma, Daniele De Rossi showed how it should be done as he covers back to save a certain goal and help his team to a 2-0 win over fellow Serie A contenders Napoli. Roma now have eight straight wins - and commitment like this shows why.
- - -All aboard the invisible horsey! Giddy-up!: Jorge Lorenzo was really, really excited to win in Australia - not least because arch-title rival Marc Marquez happened to get disqualified to give Lorenzo's hopes a huge boost.
- - -Chelsea's most famous fan thanks to his surreptitious selfie of himself and the Blues boss, who sat down next to Buxton after sent to the stands on Saturday.
- - -Who needs the laws of physics? Part 2: Isabella Tobias and Deividas Stagniunas of Lithuania skate their free dance program at Skate America 2013 in Detroit.
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