COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY SIMON BRUTY Stars and Bars Carly Patterson of Allen, Texas, performs a front aerial walkoveron the balance beam during the Visa American Cup in Fairfax, Va.,last Saturday. Although Patterson is considered the baby of theU.S. gymnastics team--perhaps because she's 15 and stands4'9"--she competed for the first time in the senior division andwon the all-around gold.
COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY JOE CAVARETTA/AP Hook and Splatter Roy Jones Jr. sends sweat flying from the head of John Ruiz inRound 10 of their WBA title fight in Las Vegas last Saturday.Jones's victory made him the first former middleweight championin more than 100 years to win a piece of the heavyweight crown(page 38).
COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY DAVID GRAY/REUTERS A Wicket Hop Adam Gilchrist, Australia's wicketkeeper, dives for a catchduring a World Cup cricket match against England in South Africaon Sunday. Australia, the defending champion, won the match byjust two wickets, giving them 14 straight victories over theEnglish team since 1999.