The best photos from the week in sports: June 8 - June 15

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Sports photos of the week: June 8 - June 15
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Sports photos of the week: June 8 - June 15
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JUNE 14: Aleksandr Golovin of Russia scores his team's fifth goal past Abdullah Al Muaiouf of Saudi Arabia during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Group A match between Russia and Saudi Arabia at Luzhniki Stadium on June 14, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)
STUTTGART, GERMANY - JUNE 14: Benoit Paire of France loses his racket as he struggles during his match against Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic during day 4 of the Mercedes Cup at Tennisclub Weissenhof on June 14, 2018 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)
MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 13: Javier Baez #9 of the Chicago Cubs steals third base past Travis Shaw #21 of the Milwaukee Brewers in the second inning at Miller Park on May 27, 2018 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)
Jun 8, 2018; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) reacts after an injury during the second quarter against the Golden State Warriors in game four of the 2018 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
YEKATERINBURG, RUSSIA - JUNE 15: Jose Gimenez of Uruguay celebrates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Egypt and Uruguay at Ekaterinburg Arena on June 15, 2018 in Yekaterinburg, Russia. (Photo by Mike Hewitt - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)
Tennis - French Open - Roland Garros, Paris, France - June 9, 2018 Romania's Simona Halep in action during the final against Sloane Stephens of the U.S. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 08: Pedro Strop #46 of the Chicago Cubs celebrates a win against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Wrigley Field on June 8, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. The Cubs defeated the Pirates 3-1. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JUNE 12: Johanna Konta of Great Britain in action during her first round match against Kurumi Nara of Japan on Day Four of the Nature Valley Open at Nottingham Tennis Centre on June 12, 2018 in Nottingham, United Kingdom. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images for LTA)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 09: General view during the Middlesex and Australia Tour Match at Lord's Cricket Ground on June 9, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 10: Rafael Nadal of Spain is seen with the trophy after his Men's Singles Final match against Dominic Thiem of Austria during day fiftteen of the 2018 French Open at Roland Garros on June 10, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - JUNE 09: (R-L) Robert Whittaker of New Zealand lands a front kick to the face of Yoel Romero of Cuba in their middleweight fight during the UFC 225 event at the United Center on June 9, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
STUTTGART, GERMANY - JUNE 14: Feliciano Lopez of Spain plays a forehand to Gilles Simon of France during day 4 of the Mercedes Cup at Tennisclub Weissenhof on June 14, 2018 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Getty Images)
YEKATERINBURG, RUSSIA - JUNE 15: Sam Morsy of Egypt and Edinson Cavani of Uruguay battle for possession during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group A match between Egypt and Uruguay at Ekaterinburg Arena on June 15, 2018 in Yekaterinburg, Russia. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 13: Jabari Blash #54 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is thrown out at first in the ninth inning against the Seattle Mariners during their game at Safeco Field on June 13, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 13: Cole Hamels #35 of the Texas Rangers and Cody Bellinger #35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers try to hold back Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Robinson Chirinos #61 of the Texas Rangers as tempers flared after a collision at home plate in the third inning at Dodger Stadium on June 13, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. A benches clearing brawl erupted with Kemp being ejected from the game. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)
Jun 8, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) leaps at the fence to attempt a catch a two run home run by Washington Nationals right fielder Juan Soto (not pictured) in the fourth inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JUNE 13: Naomi Osaka of Japan during Day Five of the Nature Valley open at Nottingham Tennis Centre on June 13, 2018 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by James Williamson - AMA/Getty Images)
Soccer Football - World Cup - Group A - Egypt vs Uruguay - Ekaterinburg Arena, Yekaterinburg, Russia - June 15, 2018 Egypt's Tarek Hamed in action with Uruguay's Giorgian De Arrascaeta REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 13: Mitch Haniger #17 of the Seattle Mariners celebrates after hitting the game winning two run home run in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Angels during their game at Safeco Field on June 13, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)
Jun 8, 2018; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (29) throws to first but cannot turn a double play after forcing out Baltimore Orioles designated hitter Mark Trumbo (45) at second base in the second inning at Rogers Centre. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jun 12, 2018; Oakland, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant interacts with fans during the Warriors 2018 championship victory parade in downtown Oakland. Mandatory Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Jockey Mike Smith celebrates aboard Justify after winning the 150th running of the Belmont Stakes, the third leg of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York, U.S., June 9, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Fear not, sports fans -- the playoffs may be over, but there's still plenty of action going on. 

Both the NHL and NBA champions were crowned late last week, with the Washington Capitals and Golden State Warriors coming out atop their respective leagues and celebrating in the streets. 

On Thursday, the 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off in Russia, and the monthlong tournament has already seen plenty of action -- including a bear that knows how to play the vuvuzela

Elswhere, Rafael Nadal clinched yet another French Open victory last weekend, while Justify became the 13th horse in history to win the Triple Crown. 

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

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