The best photos from the week in sports: 7/22 - 7/29

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SWINDON, ENGLAND - JULY 27: Jake Evans of Swindon Town in action during the warm up ahead of the Pre Season friendly between Swindon Town and Swansea City at County Ground on July 27, 2016 in Swindon, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 28: Tony Wolters #14 of the Colorado Rockies makes a catch on a pop up in the fourth inning against the New York Mets as he collides with teammate Daniel Descalso #3 at Citi Field on July 28, 2016 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JULY 24: Brazilians play beach volleyball on Copacabana beach, near the Rio 2016 Olympic Games beach volleyball stadium, on July 24, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Beach volleyball has been an official Olympic sport since 1996 and Brazil has won a gold or silver medal in every women's and men's competition since 1996. The U.S. and Brazil have traditionally had the two best teams in the sport. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Britain Athletics - 2016 London Anniversary Games - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London - 22/7/16USA's Kendra Harrison celebrates after winning the Women's 100m Hurdles final and breaking the World RecordAction Images via Reuters / John SibleyLivepic TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
BUDAPEST, HUNGARY - JULY 23: Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari during qualifying for the Formula One Grand Prix of Hungary at Hungaroring on July 23, 2016 in Budapest, Hungary. (Photo by Peter J Fox/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 23: Michaela Meijer of Sweden competes in the Women's Pole Vault during Day Two of the Muller Anniversary Games at The Stadium - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on July 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - JULY 25: Melky Cabrera #53 of the Chicago White Sox leaps to make a catch at the wall on a long drive by Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs in the 1st inning at U.S. Cellular Field on July 25, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Tampa Bay Rays first baseman Logan Morrison catches a foul fly ball hit by Los Angeles Dodgers' Howie Kendrick during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. The Rays won 3-1. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)
Fans of Colombia's Atletico Nacional cheer for their team as fireworks light up the sky before Copa Libertadores final match against Ecuador's Independiente del Valle in Medellin, Colombia, Wednesday, July 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
Milwaukee Brewers' Scooter Gennett is tagged out by Arizona Diamondbacks' Welington Castillo during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)
Tampa Bay Rays' Logan Forsythe, center, scores on a wild pitch by Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Luis Avilan, right, during the eighth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
DENVER, CO - JULY 24: Chase d'Arnaud #23 of the Atlanta Braves slides into home plate to score in the seventh inning of a game at Coors Field on July 24, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)
Venus Williams returns to Alison Riske during a semifinal in the Bank of the West Classic tennis tournament in Stanford, Calif., Saturday, July 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Connecticut Sun forward Alyssa Thomas drives against Chicago Sky forward Elena Delle Donne, left, forward Jessica Breland and center Imani Boyette, right, during the second half of a WNBA basketball game Friday, July 22, 2016, in Rosemont, Ill. The Sun won 94-89. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Sky teammates Britain's Geraint Thomas, and Ian Stannard, joke around with a bottle of beer as Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, watches during the twenty-first stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 113 kilometers (70.2 miles) with start in Chantilly and finish in Paris, France, Sunday, July 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Los Angeles Dodgers' Joc Pederson, left, is tagged out at home by St. Louis Cardinals catcher Alberto Rosario during the sixth inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 23, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Jul 26, 2016; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros catcher Evan Gattis (11) leaps but is unable to make a tag as New York Yankees catcher Brian McCann (34) slides safely to score a run during the second inning at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 22: DeMarcus Cousins #12 of the United States fouls Luis Scola #4 of Argentina during a USA Basketball showcase exhibition game at T-Mobile Arena on July 22, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The United States won 111-74. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Valentina Shevchenko, right, of Kyrgyzstan, punches Holly Holm during a women's bantamweight mixed martial arts bout in Chicago, Saturday, July 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Houston Astros' George Springer slides home safely to score a run on Jose Altuve's RBI-single in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday, July 24, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)
San Francisco Giants left fielder Angel Pagan makes a sliding catch on a ball hit by New York Yankees' Starlin Castro during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, July 23, 2016, in New York. Pagan made the throw to first to catch Brian McCann off the bag for a double play. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Matias Rueda is hit by Oscar Valdez during a featherweight boxing match in Las Vegas on Saturday, July 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Chase Stevens)
Darnell Dockett speaks after signing a contract with the Arizona Cardinals, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Tempe, Ariz. Dockett, who spent 11 seasons in Arizona, signed a one-day contract so he could retire as a Cardinal. (AP Photo/Matt York)
Detroit Tigers left fielder Justin Upton plays a single by Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz off the wall during the eighth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park, Monday, July 25, 2016, in Boston. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Washington Nationals' Stephen Drew gets doused with water after the team's baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Saturday, July 23, 2016, in Washington. Drew hit a walk-off triple that scored Anthony Rendon. The Nationals won 3-2. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller sings autographs for fans after drills during the team's opening session of NFL football training camp Thursday, July 28, 2016 in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Jordan Spieth watches his tee shot on the third hole during a practice round for the PGA Championship golf tournament at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J., Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

It was another busy week in the world of sports, as NFL training camps began and the Olympics inch ever closer. We also saw Valentina Shevchenko take down former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm and basketball action from both the WNBA and Team USA.

Click through the slideshow above for the best photos from the week in sports, and be sure to check back next weekend for the best shots from next week's action.

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