DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - OCTOBER 13: Jason Holder of West Indies bowls during Day One of the First Test between Pakistan and West Indies at Dubai International Cricket Ground on October 13, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)
SAN DIEGO, CA - OCTOBER 13: Billy Winn #97 and Derek Wolfe #95 of the Denver Broncos leave the field during halftime of a game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on October 13, 2016 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
NATADOLA, FIJI - OCTOBER 07: Jarrod Lyle of Australia plays out of the bunker as he warms up on day two of the 2016 Fiji International at Natadola Bay Golf Course on October 7, 2016 in Natadola, Fiji. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 10: Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants leaps for a home run hit by Kris Bryant #17 of the Chicago Cubs in the ninth inning of Game Three of their National League Division Series against the Chicago Cubs at AT&T Park on October 10, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 09: Ameliaranne Ekenasio of the Silver Ferns shoots at goal during game 1 of the Constellation Cup International Test match between the Australia Diamonds and the New Zealand Silver Ferns at Qudos Bank Arena on October 9, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 10: Tre Boston #33 of the Carolina Panthers defends a pass to Mike Evans #13 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the game at Bank of America Stadium on October 10, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 08: Milos Ninkovic of Sydney FC celebrates with fans after the round one A-League match between the Western Sydney Wanderers and Sydney FC at ANZ Stadium on October 8, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 09: Matt Forte #22 of the New York Jets rushes against Jarvis Jones #95, Vince Williams #98 and Mike Mitchell #23 of the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first half during the game on October 9, 2016 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
KAILUA KONA, HI - OCTOBER 08: In this handout photo provided by IRONMAN. The green sea turtle, also known as 'Honu', is a symbol of good luck and longevity in Hawaiian lore. This native friend provides a little mystique to the 2,300 athletes who await the start signal of a 140.6-mile journey at the 2016 IRONMAN World Championship triathlon on October 8, 2016 in Kailua Kona, Hawaii. (Photo by Donald Miralle/IRONMAN via Getty Images)
KAILUA KONA, HI - OCTOBER 08: Mary Beth Ellis competes in the 2016 IRONMAN World Championship triathlon on October 8, 2016 in Kailua Kona, Hawaii. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images for Ironman)
An aerial view of Club Social y Deportivo Liniers' soccer field in San Justo on the outskirts of Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016. The fifth-division club in Argentina has been playing nearly 30 years in a crooked field. The Argentine Football Association gave the club a Dec. 15 deadline to fix the field or risk its permanent closure after realizing the field has one half shorter than the other and from above it looks more like a trapezoid than a rectangle. (AP Photo/Leo La Valle)
RALEIGH, NC - OCTOBER 08: James Onwualu #17 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish tackles Matthew Dayes #21 of the North Carolina State Wolfpack during the game at Carter Finley Stadium on October 8, 2016 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
TORONTO, ON - OCTOBER 9: Josh Donaldson #20 of the Toronto Blue Jays slides safely into home plate past Jonathan Lucroy #25 of the Texas Rangers in the tenth inning for the Toronto Blue Jays to defeat the Texas Rangers 7-6 for game three of the American League Division Series at Rogers Centre on October 9, 2016 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 09: Martellus Bennett #88 of the New England Patriots reacts after a seven-yard touchdown reception in the first quarter of the game against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on October 9, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
Uruguay's Luis Suarez, left, and Colombia's Oscar Murillo vie for the ball during a 2018 World Cup qualifying soccer match in Barranquilla, Colombia, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 09: Delanie Walker #82 of the Tennessee Titans makes a catch over Isa Abdul-Quddus #24 of the Miami Dolphins during a game on October 9, 2016 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - OCTOBER 07: Conor Gillaspie #21 of the San Francisco Giants breaks his bat in the fifth inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on October 7, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)
Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas reaches across the goal line for a touchdown as Atlanta Falcons cornerback Robert Alford (23) defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Minnesota Wild's Charlie Coyle, center, is congratulated by teammates Matt Dumba, left, and Jason Zucker after scoring during the third period of an NHL hockey game against St. Louis Blues, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz, right, hugs Mookie Betts in the dugout during the eighth inning in Game 3 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians, Monday, Oct. 10, 2016, in Boston. The Indians won 4-3 to sweep the Red Sox in the series. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Washington Nationals' Daniel Murphy (20) runs around the tag from Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal (9) to score during the second inning in Game 5 of baseball's National League Division Series, at Nationals Park, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Chicago Cubs' Travis Wood (37) celebrates after a home run in the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's National League Division Series against the San Francisco Giants, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Southern California's Tyler Petite, center, dives into the end zone for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Colorado, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
Brooklyn Nets forward Anthony Bennett (13) is fouled by New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis (6) while shooting during the third quarter of a preseason NBA basketball game, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham (18) stiff-arms Detroit Lions outside linebacker Steve Longa (59) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)
BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 10: David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox tips his cap after the Cleveland Indians defeated the Boston Red Sox 4-3 in game three of the American League Divison Series to advance to the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 10, 2016 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
BEIJING, CHINA - OCTOBER 09: Andy Murray of Great Britain holds the winners trophy after winning the Men's Singles final against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria on day nine of the 2016 China Open at the China National Tennis Centre on October 9, 2016 in Beijing, China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)
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Over the past few days, sports fans got to watch the beginning of the NHL season, an NFL color rush game that actually looked pretty darn good and, perhaps most exciting of all, four MLB Division Series that narrowed the postseason down to each league's final contenders.
All eyes were also on Raleigh, North Carolina, as Notre Dame and North Carolina State played football through a hurricane, and on Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz who played the final baseball game of his long and illustrious career.
Elsewhere in the world, Andy Murray added another championship to his resume as he won the China Open in Beijing, and golf fans saw stunning scenes from the 2016 Fiji International.
Check out the slideshow above to see photos from all of these events and more, and be sure to check back next weekend for the best shots from the biggest action over the next seven days.