The best photos from the week in sports: 6/16 - 6/23

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Sports photos of the week: 6/16 - 6/23
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Sports photos of the week: 6/16 - 6/23
BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - JUNE 17: Katie Swan of Great Britain serves during the qualifying match against Elizaveta Kulichkova of Russia at Edgbaston Priory Club on June 17, 2017 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images for LTA)
ATLANTA, GA - JUNE 21: Matt Kemp #27 of the Atlanta Braves celebrates after hitting a walk-off two-run homer in the 11th inning for a 5-3 win over the San Francisco Giants at SunTrust Park on June 21, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19: Chad Pinder #18 of the Oakland Athletics is tagged out at home plate by Evan Gattis #11 of the Houston Astros during the sixth inning at the Oakland Coliseum on June 19, 2017 in Oakland, California. The Houston Astros defeated the Oakland Athletics 4-1. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)
HONG KONG, HONG KONG - JUNE 19: Peilin Wu of China (L) fences Po Heung Lin of Hong Kong (R) during the Asian Fencing Championships 2017 on June 19, 2017 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)
BAKU, AZERBAIJAN - JUNE 23: Daniel Ricciardo of Australia driving the (3) Red Bull Racing Red Bull-TAG Heuer RB13 TAG Heuer on track during practice for the Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix at Baku City Circuit on June 23, 2017 in Baku, Azerbaijan. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 18: (L-R) Dale Morris of the Bulldogs, Easton Wood of the Bulldogs, Tomas Bugg of the Demons and Cameron Pedersen of the Demons compete for the ball during the 2017 AFL round 13 match between the Western Bulldogs and the Melbourne Demons at Etihad Stadium on June 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Media/Getty Images)
MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 19: Eric Sogard #18 of the Milwaukee Brewers reacts after being hit by a pitch in the eighth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Miller Park on June 19, 2017 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)
HALLE, GERMANY - JUNE 19: Dustin Brown of Germany serves during his match against Vasek Pospisil of Canada during Day 3 of the Gerry Weber Open 2017 at on June 19, 2017 in Halle, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 17: Referee Russell Mora (C) directs Dmitry Bivol (R) to a corner as his watches Cedric Agnew rise from the canvas during their light heavyweight bout at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on June 17, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bivol won by fourth-round TKO. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
HARTFORD, WI - JUNE 17: Rickie Fowler of the United States plays his shot from a bunker on the 18th hole during the third round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills on June 17, 2017 in Hartford, Wisconsin. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
HARTFORD, WI - JUNE 16: Jon Rahm of Spain reacts after playing his shot from the fourth tee during the second round of the 2017 U.S. Open at Erin Hills on June 16, 2017 in Hartford, Wisconsin. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
HARTFORD, WI - JUNE 18: Brooks Koepka of the United States holds the U.S.Open trophy after his four shot win in the final round of the 117th US Open Championship at Erin Hills on June 18, 2017 in Hartford, Wisconsin. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
A diver performs from the Pont Alexandre III bridge into the River Seine in Paris, France, June 23, 2017 as Paris transforms into a giant Olympic park to celebrate International Olympic Days with a variety of sporting events for the public across the city during two days as the city bids to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer Football - Germany v Chile - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B - Kazan Arena, Kazan, Russia - June 22, 2017 Germany?s Julian Draxler in action with Chile?s Charles Aranguiz REUTERS/John Sibley TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LE MANS, FRANCE - JUNE 17: The Jackie Chan DC Racing Oreca of Oliver Jarvis, Thomas Laurent and Ho-Pin Tung drives during the Le Mans 24 Hour Race at Circuit de la Sarthe on June 17, 2017 in Le Mans, France. (Photo by Dan Istitene/Getty Images)
Jun 19, 2017; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins center fielder Christian Yelich (L) celebrates with left fielder Marcell Ozuna (R) after hitting the game winning run in the ninth inning to defeat the Washington Nationals at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
MIAMI, FL - JUNE 21: Jose Urena #62 of the Miami Marlins scores the tying run in the eighth inning sliding under the tag from Stephen Strasburg #37 of the Washington Nationals on a passed ball during a game at Marlins Park on June 21, 2017 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
ASCOT, ENGLAND - JUNE 21: Ryan Moore on Highland Reel wins the Prince of Wales's Stakes on Day Two of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 21, 2017 in Ascot, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 16: Eric Thames #7 of the Milwaukee Brewers celebrates after hitting a walkoff home run against the San Diego Padres during the tenth inning at Miller Park on June 16, 2017 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Milwaukee Brewers won 6-5 in ten innings. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)
Soccer Football - Cameroon v Australia - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B - Saint Petersburg Stadium, St. Petersburg, Russia - June 22, 2017 Cameroon?s Christian Bassogog in action REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Soccer Football - Australia v Germany - FIFA Confederations Cup Russia 2017 - Group B - Fisht Stadium, Sochi, Russia - June 19, 2017 Germany?s Joshua Kimmich in action REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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The summer is heating up, and so is the action in Major League Baseball. Eric Thames of the Milwaukee Brewers has stayed red hot as he continues to crush long balls and walk-off hits dominated the National League.

In Wisconsin, golfer Brooks Koepka raised the U.S. Open trophy after his impressive victory in the championship.

Around the rest of the globe, soccer, racing and fencing captivated audiences.

Click through the gallery above to see shots from all of these events and more, and be sure to check back next week for our selection of the best photography from the coming week's action.

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