Day in Photos, August 27, 2011

Today, as always, on Saturday, it had a lot of sports. The main event was the start of the World Cup in Athletics in South Korea. But the nature of today hampered not only athletes, but also ordinary people of our planet.

A six year old Josie dog jumps into the pool during the day bathing dogs, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.

Lightning in the sky of Flensburg, Germany.

George Pavan calls his home to warn of flooding in the wake of Hurricane Irene swept over the city of Morehead, NC, USA.

As a result of dam on the river Sunzha of the Chechen capital, Grozny, were flooded.

Mountains of garbage in Baguio lead to landslides due to rain. The victims of the landslide have become three children and a few adults, northern Philippines.

Lifeguard evacuates one of the two passenger boats near the beach in Norfolk, USA.

In London, in Trafalgar Square, it was a half-hour meditation flash mob. The action takes place in more than one hundred cities of the world from the 25th to 28th of August.

Traditional competition of chefs on cooking dishes of the Muslim Halim in Hyderabad, India.

Recent pharynx calendar summer on the beach of Laredo in Northern Spain.

Happy Afghan boy is with his mother, former prisoners home. In honor of the 92 anniversary of independence of Afghanistan, a presidential decree was pardoned 38 people, Jalalabad, Afghanistan.

Because of Hurricane Irene in Florida canceled all flights. Passengers wait for the resumption of air travel to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA.

Couple kissing during a mass wedding ceremony in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The program is aimed at supporting low-income residents has helped to legitimize the relationship of more than three thousand pairs of six years.

Merchant garlands and wreaths prepares goods for sale in Bangkok, Thailand.

Libyan rebel shows the victory sign while driving to the capital Tripoli, at dawn.

Dane Caroline Wozniacki did not finish the final match of tennis tournament in New Haven (USA) vs. Petra Gym shoes Cetkovsky not been finished because of the rain.

American tennis player Mardy Fish talks about his goals for the upcoming Grand Slam «US Open» in New York.

In Spain today was the eighth stage of the multi-day bicycle race "Vuelta". I won by Spaniard Joaquim Rodriguez. He leads in the overall standings.

Judging by the expression F1 driver Michael Schumacher, he was not very satisfied with the results of qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa.

French judoka Teddy Riner (second from left) has now become a five-time world champion in judo in the weight category up to 100 kg, in his native Paris.

Sam Tomkins of rugby club "Wigan" break through the defense "Leeds", represented by Callum Watkins Cup match in «Carnegie Challenge Cup» at the stadium "Wembley" in London.

Jamaican Usain Bolt (№4) - the main favorite, not only in a preliminary 100-meter race for men in Daegu, South Korea, but the main contender for the title of world champion.

The sprinter from Jamaica qualified for the semifinals with a time of 10, 10 seconds.

Briton Stephen Lewis qualified to compete in the high jump with a pole, breaking the mark of 5 and a half meters.

Player of the Spanish "Valencia" by Roberto Soldado in the first round of the championship in Spain, scoring four goals. However, one of them in his own net. "Valencia" won "Racing" with the score 4: 3.

Wave Matt Wilkinson was stronger on the coast of Tahiti during a surfing tournament.

Participants of the beauty contest "Miss Universe - 2011" learning to dance the samba in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where on September 12 will be held this very competition.

Photo: AP, Getty Images, Reuters


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