The year 2018 has been quite eventful in the world of sports and it has been truly an entertaining year that has delivered high impact sports right our way.
It was rather difficult to select the ten best photos as the epic moments are endless in sports, but we tried, and here they are.
Briefly.co.za managed to compile what could be easily the most impacting and dazzling photos from the sports industry.
There were thousands of photos shared of all these epic moments, and finding the best ones was no easy feat.
But without further ado, here are the ten most impacting photos in the sports world courtesy of Getty Images.
10. David Nyika and Cheavon Clarke
David Nyika of New Zealand (red) and Cheavon Clarke of England (blue) compete in their Men's Heavyweight 91kg Semifinal bout during Boxing.
This was day nine of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games at Oxenford Studios on April 13, 2018 on the Gold Coast, Australia.
9. Eliud Kipchoge
Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya celebrates as he wins the Berlin Marathon 2018 in a new world record time of 2:01:39 on September 16, 2018 in Berlin, Germany.
8. Luka Modric
Luka Modric of Real Madrid presents his Ballon d'Or Trophy prior to the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Rayo Vallecano de Madrid at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on December 15, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.
7. Stephen Curry
Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates with the crowd during the Golden State Warriors Victory Parade on June 12, 2018 in Oakland, California.
The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-0 to win the 2018 NBA Finals.
6. Naomi Osaka v Serena Williams
Naomi Osaka of Japan poses with the championship trophy after winning the Women's Singles finals match against Serena Williams of the United States.
It was Day Thirteen of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 8, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.
5. Leicester City
Leicester City and Burnley FC stand for a two minute silence memory of Chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and remembrance Sunday.
4. Conor McGregor
Conor McGregor of Ireland sits on the mat in the octagon after being defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia by submission in their UFC lightweight championship bout.
The shot was taken during the UFC 229 event inside T-Mobile Arena on October 6, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
3. Boca Juniors v River Plate
Dario Benedetto of Boca Juniors pulls a face at Gonzalo Montiel of River Plate as he celebrates after scoring his team's first goal.
This was during the second leg of the final match of Copa CONMEBOL Libertadores 2018 between Boca Juniors and River Plate at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on December 9, 2018 in Madrid, Spain.
Due to the violent episodes of November 24, at River Plate stadium, CONMEBOL rescheduled the game and moved it out of Americas for the first time in history.
2. Lewis Hamilton
Fourth place finisher Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates winning the 2018 F1 World Drivers Championship with his team.
1. Presnel Kimpembe and Antoine Griezmann
Presnel Kimpembe and Antoine Griezmann of France are seen with the trophy during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.
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