Chase for the Cup

A celebration of NASCAR and of Jimmie Johnson and behind Denny Hamlin head into the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 21, 2010.

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William T. Young Library in Kentucky

William T. Young Library in Kentucky

Campus vs. Campus
The William T. Young Library on the campus of the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY.
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Strong Hall on Kansas Campus

Strong Hall on Kansas Campus

Campus vs. Campus
The Jayhawk statue outside of Strong Hall on the campus of the University of Kansas in Lawrence, KS.
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Rupp Arena in Kentucky

Rupp Arena in Kentucky

Venue vs. Venue
Rupp Arena plays host to the Kentucky Wilcats men's basketball team.
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Phog Allen Fieldhouse

Phog Allen Fieldhouse

Venue vs. Venue
Phog Allen fieldhouse plays host to the Kansas Jayhawks basketball team.
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The Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington

The Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington

Landmark vs. Landmark
The Kentucky Horse Park boasts over 1,220 acres of rolling greens and plenty of beautiful horses.
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Douglas County COurthouse in Lawrence

Douglas County COurthouse in Lawrence

Landmark vs. Landmark
Douglas County Courthouse sits on the south end of downtown Lawrence.
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Downtown Lexington

Downtown Lexington

Skyline vs. Skyline
Downtown Lexington, KY.
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Downtown Lawrence

Downtown Lawrence

Skyline vs. Skyline
Downtown Lawrence, KS.
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The Woodford Reserve Distillery

The Woodford Reserve Distillery

Iconic Food or Drink vs. Iconic Food or Drink
According to the Kentucky Distillers Association, 95% of bourbon, America's only native spirit, is produced in Kentucky.
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Kansas is Known for Their Ribs

Kansas is Known for Their Ribs

Iconic Food or Drink vs. Iconic Food or Drink
Kansas is known for their barbecue, especially their ribs.
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Lextran in Lexington

Lextran in Lexington

Transportation vs. Transportation
Lextran.
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KU on Wheels

KU on Wheels

Transportation vs. Transportation
KU on Wheels.
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Wimbledon Tennis Tournament

Wimbledon Tennis Tournament

Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world and attracts more than 450,000 spectators every year. 960 1280

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Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova of Russia serves to Sabine Lisicki of Germany during their singles match at the 2012 Wimbledon tennis championships. 960 1280

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Serena Williams

Serena Williams

American Serena Williams celebrates after defeating Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan in the 2012 singles tournament at Wimbledon. 960 1280

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All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club

A woman crosses a footbridge to enter the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London, where the Wimbledon tournament takes place. 960 1280

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Tennis Fans

Tennis Fans

Spectators swarm the courts to get a view of their favorite tennis players in action. 960 1280

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Wimbledon Spectators of All Ages

Wimbledon Spectators of All Ages

A crowd watches a tennis match on a big television screen outside the stadium. 960 1280

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Murray Mound

Murray Mound

Fans sit on Murray Mound — also known as Henman Hill — to watch the 2012 men's singles match between Britain’s Andy Murray and Cyprus’ Marcos Baghdatis on a giant TV screen. 960 1280

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Heather Watson

Heather Watson

British tennis player Heather Watson serves the ball during her third-round match against Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the 2012 Wimbledon Championships. 960 1280

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Men’s Doubles Match

Men’s Doubles Match

Eric Butorac and Jamie Murray thank the chair umpire after their second-round doubles match against Michael Llodra and Arnaud Clement in 2012. 960 1280

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Camping Out

Camping Out

People arrive to camp out so they can get a good spot in the line to enter the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club for the Wimbledon matches. 960 1280

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Crowd Celebrates Win

Crowd Celebrates Win

Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic celebrates with his trophy on the clubhouse balcony in front of a bank of fans after winning the singles final against Switzerland’s Roger Federer on July 6, 2014, in London. 960 1280

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Murray Mount Crowd

Murray Mount Crowd

Spectators watch a giant TV screen showing Andy Murray during his 2013 men's semifinal match against Poland’s Jerzy Janowicz. 960 1280

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Kvitova vs. Safarova

Kvitova vs. Safarova

The Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova (foreground) returns the ball to fellow Czech Lucie Safarova during their semifinal on July 3, 2014. 960 1280

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Court 3

Court 3

Court 3 at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club — which was formerly Court No. 2 — was rebuilt starting after the 2009 championships, and the first match was played on the new court during the 2011 tournament. 960 1280

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Fred Perry Statue

Fred Perry Statue

A statue was erected to commemorate Fred Perry, a British tennis player who won 16 tennis titles, including 3 consecutive singles Wimbledon championships in 1934-36. 960 1280

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Singles Competition Trophies

Singles Competition Trophies

Lucky tennis players get to walk away with one of these trophies after several arduous matches. In the photo above, these prestigious awards are on display during the Wimbledon Championships 2012 winners’ ball at the InterContinental Park Lane Hotel. 960 1280

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FIFA Women's World Cup 2015

FIFA Women's World Cup 2015

US soccer player Ali Krieger is caught in action during a match between the United States and Sweden at Winnipeg Stadium in Manitoba, Canada, during the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. 960 1280

Adam Pretty/FIFA/Getty Images  

Girls' Soccer Match in Canada

Girls' Soccer Match in Canada

A girls' soccer team plays a friendly match on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario, to celebrate the Women's World Cup soccer tournament coming to Canada. Ottawa is be one of the cities to host the tournament.
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Winnipeg, Manitoba

Winnipeg, Manitoba

The Provencher Bridge crosses the Red River in Winnipeg, Manitoba, one of the host cities for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada. 960 1280

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Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta, is one of the host cities for the 2015 Women’s World Cup.
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Olympic Stadium in Montreal

Olympic Stadium in Montreal

Built as the main venue for the 1976 Summer Olympics, Olympic Stadium in Montreal is one of the stadiums to host the 2015 Women’s World Cup. 960 1280

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Moncton, New Brunswick

Moncton, New Brunswick

The riverfront city of Moncton, New Brunswick — which is nicknamed Hub City because of its central location — is one of the cities to host the 2015 Women’s World Cup in Canada. 960 1280

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BC Place in Vancouver

BC Place in Vancouver

The world’s largest air-supported stadium, BC Place, located in Vancouver, British Columbia, is a venue that will host the Women’s World Cup in 2015. 960 1280

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Russia: FIFA Men's World Cup 2018

Russia: FIFA Men's World Cup 2018

Members of the Russian delegation celebrate at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, after the official announcement that their country will host the 2018 World Cup. 960 1280

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Russia vs. Slovenia

Russia vs. Slovenia

Russia's Andrei Arshavin, right, vies with Slovenia's Bojan Jokic during their World Cup 2010 qualifying playoff match in Maribor, Slovenia. 960 1280

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Luzhniki Stadium

Luzhniki Stadium

Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium was built in 1956 and boasts a 5-star rating from the Union of European Football Associations. Its makeover in preparation for the 2018 World Cup will take its seating capacity to roughly 89,000. 960 1280

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FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 (France)

FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 (France)

Soccer players and fans will be able to get a beautiful view of the Saone River in Lyon, France, when the city hosts the opening and closing games for the Women’s World Cup in 2019. 960 1280

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Stade de France

Stade de France

Located in Saint-Denis, a northern suburb of Paris, Stade de France may be one of the stadiums to which hundreds of fans will flock to see the Women’s World Cup in 2019. 960 1280

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MMArena

MMArena

Although the official list of venues has not been chosen yet, the MMArena in Le Mans, France, may be on the short list to host Women’s World Cup matches in 2019. Opened in 2011, the fairly new stadium can hold up to 25,000 spectators for soccer games. 960 1280

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Qatar: FIFA Men's World Cup 2022

Qatar: FIFA Men's World Cup 2022

FIFA President Sepp Blatter announces Qatar as the host nation for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The United States, which was considered a front-runner, finished second in the voting. 960 1280

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Al-Wakrah Stadium (model)

Al-Wakrah Stadium (model)

Qatar presents a model of its Al-Wakrah Stadium before winning the chance to host the 2022 World Cup. The stadium model was revealed during the FIFA Inspection Tour for the country's bid in Doha. 960 1280

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Joyous Reaction in Qatar

Joyous Reaction in Qatar

The chairman of the Qatar 2022 bid committee, Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad al-Thani, and other bystanders cheer as Qatar is chosen to host the 2022 World Cup.   960 1280

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Doha's West Bay

Doha's West Bay

The skyline of the West Bay central financial district in Doha, Qatar, comes to life at night.
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Qatar vs. Japan

Qatar vs. Japan

Japan's Shinji Okazaki fights for the ball with Qatar's Ibrahim Majed, right, during their 2010 World Cup qualifying soccer match in Yokohama, Japan. 960 1280

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