Abu Dhabi, UAESunday 23 February 2020

The sporting week in pictures, including Virat Kohli, Roberto Firmino and Rafael Nadal

We pick out some of the key images of the last seven days taken from the likes of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi, the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and World Cup skiing

The Mubadala World Tennis Championship returned to Abu Dhabi this week with a very familiar face securing the title at Zayed Sports City.

Rafael Nadal capped yet another memorable year in the sport by beating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7, 7-5 7-6 in the final.

Liverpool continued their stellar year in football after defeating Brazilian side Flamengo 1-0 to secure the Fifa World Cup for the first time.

The Uefa Champions League winners and runaway leaders of the Premier League are now firmly on the way to becoming one of the greatest teams to have worn the famous red shirt.

India capped a tremendous year in cricket by clinching a 2-1 one-day series triumph over the West Indies in Cuttack.

Virat Kohli struck a quality 85 as the home side won by four wickets and end the year as the top-ranked Test team and second in ODI standings.

You can see a selection of the best images from the action in the photo gallery above.

To move on to the next image, click on the arrows, or if using a mobile device, simply swipe.

Updated: December 27, 2019 10:38 AM

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