Pic Post! The week in sports (September 2, 2009)

Yet again we turn our queer eye to the sports world for our regular weekly roundup of arresting images. In this installment we offer up everything from ultimate fighters to cricket players. Enjoy!


BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA – SEPTEMBER 01: Pierre Spies of South africa in action during a Springboks training session at Brisbane Boys College on September 1, 2009 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Tertius Pickard/Gallo Images/Getty Images)


CHESTER-LE-STREET, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 01: TEMBER 01: Liam Plunkett celebrates taking the wicket of Peter Trego of Durham during the LV County Championship match between Durham and Somerset at The Riverside on September 1, 2009 in Chester-le-Street, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)


ST. ALBANS, ENGLAND – AUGUST 26: Fabio Ongaro of Saracens poses for a portrait during the Saracens squad photo call at Saracens Training Centre on August 26, 2009 in St. Albans, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)



PORTLAND, OR – AUGUST 28: UFC heavyweight fighter Randy Couture weighs in at the UFC 102: Couture vs. Nogueira Weigh-In at the Rose Garden Arena on August 28, 2009 in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)



CINCINNATI, OH – AUGUST 27: Chris Long #72 of the St. Louis Rams looks on against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on August 27, 2009 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Rams defeated the Bengals 24-21. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)



PERTH, AUSTRALIA – AUGUST 28: Matt Giteau of the Wallabies passes the ball during the Australian Wallabies captain’s run at Subiaco Oval on August 28, 2009 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)



PERTH, AUSTRALIA – AUGUST 29: a Bloodied Victor Matfield of South Africa at the final whistle during the Tri-Nations rugby match between Australia and South Africa on August 29, 2009 at Subiaco Oval in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Duif du Toit/Gallo Images/Getty Images)



GLENDALE, AZ – AUGUST 28: Linebacker Aaron Kampman #74 (R) of the Green Bay Packers celebrates with teammate Brady Poppinga #51 after scoring a defensive touchdown during the second quarter against the Arizona Cardinals at the University of Phoenix Stadium on August 28, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)



POZNAN, POLAND – AUGUST 29: (L-R) Matthew Langridge, Alex Gregory, Richard Egington and Alex Partridge of Great Britain win the Men’s Four in the final of the World Rowing Championships on August 29, 2009 in Poznan, Poland. (Photo by John Gichigi/Getty Images)



LONDON, ENGLAND – AUGUST 29: (L to R) Adrian Morley, Richie Mathers and Gareth Carvell of Warrington celebrate following their teams victory during the Carnegie Challenge Cup Final between Huddersfield Giants and Warrington Wolves at Wembley Stadium on August 29, 2009 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)


BRUNSBUTTEL, GERMANY – AUGUST 30: Participants celebrate after the football match during the Mudflat Olympic Games on August 30, 2009 in Brunsbuttel, Germany. (Photo by Krafft Angerer/Bongarts/Getty Images)



PORTLAND, OR – AUGUST 29: UFC fighter Nate Marquardt (L) battles UFC fighter Demian Maia (R) during their Middleweight bout at UFC 102: Couture vs. Nogueira at the Rose Garden Arena on August 29, 2009 in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)



PORTLAND, OR – AUGUST 29: UFC fighter Chris Leben (L) battles UFC fighter Jake Rosholt (R) during their Middleweight bout at UFC 102: Couture vs. Nogueira at the Rose Garden Arena on August 29, 2009 in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)



ANAHEIM, CA – AUGUST 29: Adam Kennedy #29 and Cliff Pennington #26 of the Oakland Athletics congratulate one another following their victory over the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium on August 29, 2009 in Anaheim, California. The Athletics defeated the Angels 4-3. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)


PORTLAND, OR – AUGUST 29: UFC fighter Randy Couture (Bottom) battles UFC fighter Antonio Nogueira (Top) during their Heavyweight bout at UFC 102: Couture vs. Nogueira at the Rose Garden Arena on August 29, 2009 in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images)


DETROIT – AUGUST 30: Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays looks on while waiting to bat against the Detroit Tigers during the game at Comerica Park on August 30, 2009 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Rays 4-3. (Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images)


Roger Federer of Switzerland hits the ball against Devin Britton during their 1st round US Open match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center August 31, 2009 in New York. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)


German 20th seeded tennis player Tommy Haas reacts while playing against Colombia’s Alejandro Falla during the first round of the US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on August 31, 2009. (Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)


LOS ANGELES, CA – AUGUST 31: Andre Either #16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a single in the fifth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks on August 31, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jacob de Golish/Getty Images)


LOS ANGELES, CA – AUGUST 31: Ryan Roberts #14 of the Arizona Diamondbacks walks off the feild after batting practice before playing the Los Angeles Dodgers on August 31, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jacob de Golish/Getty Images)


BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA – SEPTEMBER 01: Ryan Kankowski of the Springboks stretches during a training session at the Brisbane Boys College on September 1, 2009 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images)



ST. ALBANS, ENGLAND – AUGUST 26: Jamie Bache of the Saracens Academy poses for a portrait during the Saracens squad photo call at Saracens Training Centre on August 26, 2009 in St. Albans, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)



MISSISSAUGA, CANADA – AUGUST 26: Cody Hodgson #39 of the Vancouver Canucks gets set for a face-off during the Upper Deck NHL Rookie Debut at the Hershey Centre August 26, 2009 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. (Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)


NEW YORK – AUGUST 26: Derek Holland #45 of the Texas Rangers reacts on the mound against the New York Yankees during their game on August 26, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)