Best sport pictures of 2010

01 January 2011 01:15
It has been another breathtaking year in sport - and one that has delivered yet more breathtaking photographs. Sportsmail has collected a selection of the best pictures from 2010. Sit back, enjoy. and then tell us which one is your favourite.

Tiger Woods sends his chip flying straight into the lens of Mail on Sunday photographer Mark Pain in the Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor

Argentina's Lionel Messi takes on the South Korea defence in the World Cup finals at Soccer City Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa

John Isner collapses at the climax of his epic 10-hour victory over Nicolas Mahut at Wimbledon

A snowboarder soars through the Olympic Rings during the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada

Holland's Nigel de Jong sticks the boot into Spain's Xabi Alonso during the World Cup final at the Soccer City stadium in Johannesburg, South Africa

Khachaturian falls - unseating jockey Jason Maguire - in the Mildmay Novices' Steeple Chase at Aintree, Liverpool

Australia captain Ricky Ponting walks back to the dressing room after they lost the second Ashes Test against England at Adelaide Oval

Germany keeper Manuel Neuer watches the ball bounce over the line from Frank Lampard's shot for England at the World Cup in Bloemfontein, South Africa

Gregor Schlierenzauer soars through the air during the third event of the four-hills ski jumping tournament in Innsbruck, Austria

Sportsmail's Andy Hooper snaps kids playing at dusk in the Sun Valley township near Rustenburg during the World Cup in South Africa

Sportsmail's Graham Chadwick captured this bird's eye view of David Haye knocking out Audley Harrison at the MEN Arena in Manchester

Mike Conway crashes into the fencing in the third turn during the Indianapolis 500 race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

France manager Raymond Domenech prepares to read the letter from his players after they went on strike at their World Cup training camp in Knysna, South Africa

Antonio Margarito is seen on the giant screen as he is interviewed after he lost to Manny Pacquiao at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas

Wayne Bridge ignores the handshake of John Terry after allegations that the Chelsea skipper had cheated with his girlfriend

Red Bull driver Mark Webber drinks water from his trophy after he jumped in the swimming pool celebrating his victory in the Monaco Grand Prix

Tom Watson stands on the Swilken Burn bridge and gives the thumbs up on his final round at St Andrews during the second round of the Open

Manchester United's Dimitar Berbatov scores a volley against West Ham at Old Trafford

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Source: Daily_Mail