In pictures: Today in sports

If you have nails left at the end of the day today, you have clearly not been watching sport. From that electrifying RCB vs CSK match to Everton thrashing Manchester United, what a charged day it has been for games across the world. A pictorial look.

Wish come true | Chennai Super Kings have not been their usual self in the game against Royal Challengers Bangalore in Bengaluru, losing the match by a run. Perhaps this little fan's request had something to do with it? (THE HINDU) Photo: K Murali Kumar
MS Dhoni
Roar of the lion | Chennai Super Kings may have lost today but that Dhoni innings was out of this world. The Royal Challengers faced a few obstacles today but the biggest one had to be this man who single-handedly nearly took the match away from the hosts. (PTI) Photo: PTI
de Gea
Down and out | Manchester United's David de Gea looks dejected after conceding four goals against Everton on Sunday. (Reuters) Photo: Reuters
Last hurrah | This Monte-Carlo Master's title had Fabio Fognini's name on it as he beat Serbia's Dusan Lajovic on Sunday. (Reuters) Photo: Reuters
Asian Athletics Championships 2019
Making a splash | India has had a good day at the Asian Athletics Championships 2019 in Doha, with Annu Rani, Parul Choudhary, Avinash Sable and MR Poovamma winning medals for the country. (Reuters) Photo: Reuters
New York Yankees
Frustration | New York Yankees' Aaron Judge clenches his helmet while walking in the dugout after he was pulled from the game after suffering an apparent injury while hitting a single off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Glenn Sparkman on Sunday. (AP) Photo: AP
Border sport
Beyond obstacles | Hard living conditions across the US-Mexico border don't stop these youngsters from practising everyday. (Reuters) Photo: Reuters
Taking the aerial route | Some spectacular dunks were on display during the Jordan Brand Classic boys high school all-star basketball game in Las Vegas. (Getty Images) Photo: Getty Images
Table tennis climate change London
A different ball game | Climate change activists play table tennis at their encampment at Marble Arch in London on the sixth day of an environmental protest by the Extinction Rebellion group, despite over 700 arrests. (AFP) Photo: AFP
Sport and metaphors
Symbolism | This image from the Greece's Super League game between PAOK and Levadiakos seems to be a perfect metaphor for the games of the day gone by, be it RCB vs CSK or Everton vs Manchester United. Emotions ran high are exciting contests made this Sunday a great one for sport across the world. (Reuters) Photo: Reuters