World sport: 10 photos we liked this week

A selection of some of the most striking sports photographs taken around the world this week:

STAVELOT, BELGIUM - MAY 4: The #08 Toyota Gazoo Racing TS050 Hybrid of Sebastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima, and Fernando Alonso makes a pit stop as snow falls at the WEC Six Hours of Spa on May 4, 2019 in Stavelot, Belgium. (Photo by James Moy Photography/Getty Images)
Stavelot, Belgium, 4 May: The #08 Toyota Gazoo Racing TS050 Hybrid of Sebastien Buemi, Kazuki Nakajima, and Fernando Alonso makes a pit stop as snow falls at the WEC Six Hours of Spa. (Photo by James Moy Photography/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 02: Lightning strikes during a rain delay prior to the start of the game between the Washington Nationals and the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park on May 2, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Will Newton/Getty Images)
Washington, USA, 2 May: Lightning strikes during a rain delay prior to the start of the game between the Washington Nationals and the St Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park. (Photo by Will Newton/Getty Images)
4th May 2019, Badminton Estate, Badminton, England; Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials, day 4; Tim Price (NZL) riding BANGO clears the second element of fence 15 during the cross country test on day 4 of the 2019 Badminton Horse Trials (Photo by Simon West/Action Plus via Getty Images)
Badminton, England, 4 May: New Zealand's Tim Price, riding Bango, clears the second element of fence 15 during the cross country test on day four of the 2019 Badminton Horse Trials. (Photo by Simon West/Action Plus via Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA - MAY 04: Teams from France, Great Britain, the United States, China, Australia, and Japan race against each other during Day 1 of SailGP in the San Francisco Bay on May 04, 2019 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
San Francisco, USA, 4 May: Teams from France, Great Britain, the United States, China, Australia, and Japan race against each other during day one of SailGP in the San Francisco Bay. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
SCARBOROUGH, ENGLAND - MAY 04: Hunmanby Village / Landscape / Peloton / Fans / Public / during the 5th ASDA Tour de Yorkshire 2019 - Elite Women, Stage 2 132km stage from Bridlington to Scarborough / @letouryorkshire / #WTDY / on May 04, 2019 in Scarborough, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Scarborough, England, 4 May: Fans watch as stage two of the Women's Tour de Yorkshire passes through the village of Hunmanby en route from Bridlington to Scarborough. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
2nd May 2019, Barbagallo Raceway, Neerabup, Australia; Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, PIRTEK Perth SuperNight, day 1; Number 8 Brad Jones Racing Holden ZB Commodore driven by Nick Percat goes over the curbing during Practice 1 (Photo by Stephen Blackberry/Action Plus via Getty Images)
Neerabup, Australia, 2 May: Australia's Nick Percat, driving for Brad Jones Racing, goes over the kerb during first practice at the Supercars Championship. (Photo by Stephen Blackberry/Action Plus via Getty Images)
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 01: Supporters of FC Barcelona are seen prior to the UEFA Champions League Semifinal match between FC Barcelona and FC Liverpool at Camp Nou on May 01, 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by TF-Images/Getty Images)
Barcelona, Spain, 1 May: Barcelona fans brighten up the Nou Camp before the first leg of their Champions League semi-final against Liverpool. (Photo by TF-Images/Getty Images)
JAKARTA, INDONESIA - MAY 05: Li Szu Shih of Chinese Taipei #4 bats during the match between China and Chinese Taipei on day five of the 12th Softball Women's Asia Cup on May 05, 2019 in Jakarta, Indonesia. (Photo by Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images)
Jakarta, Indonesia, 5 May: Li Szu Shih, of Chinese Taipei, bats during the match against China on day five of the 12th Softball Women's Asia Cup. (Photo by Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images)
BEIJING, CHINA - MAY 05: Team France compete during Hightlight Routine on Day2 of FINA Artistic Swimming World Series 2019 at Beijing Olympic Sports Center on May 05, 2019 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Yanshan Zhang/Getty Images)
Beijing, China, 5 May: Team France compete during the highlight routine on day two of the Artistic Swimming World Series in Beijing. (Photo by Yanshan Zhang/Getty Images)
Max Homa hits his tee shot on the 17th during the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship
Charlotte, United States, 5 May: Max Homa hits his tee shot on the 17th during the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR)

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