Paris: The world of sport pays tribute to attack victims

  • 15 November 2015
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The world of sport has been paying tribute to the victims of Friday's attacks in Paris.

Respects were paid at sporting events all around the world.

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At David Beckham's Unicef charity match in Manchester, the crowd stood silent to pay tribute to those who lost their lives.

Former England Captain, David Beckham who was playing in the match, said it was the right thing to do.

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David Beckham pays tribute to the Paris attack victims
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Image caption The two teams taking part in the David Beckham charity match at Old Trafford hold a minute's silence
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Image caption Sydney FC fans held up a French flag during a silence prior to their Australian league match
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Image caption Australian cricket players stood in silence during day two of their Test match against New Zealand
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Image caption French golfer Benjamin Hebert had a message for Paris on his cap while out playing
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Image caption Melbourne City FC (right) and Adelaide (left) - Australian Women's football teams stand for a minute's silence before their match
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Image caption Jockeys at the horse racing in Cheltenham wore armbands as a mark of respect
Image caption A minute's silence was held before England's rugby league game against New Zealand
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Image caption French Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean wore an armband during practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix
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Image caption A National Hockey League match in America between Washington Capitals and Calgary Flames
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Image caption A minute's silence was held at every event at FC Barcelona on Saturday
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Image caption Swindon Town and Scunthorpe stand in silence before their League One match
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Image caption Worcester Warriors and La Rochelle pay their respects before their European Rugby Challenge Cup match