AIPS Sport Media Awards 2020 - Photography Sport Action Longlist

  • February 03, 2021
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LAUSANNE, February 3, 2021 - AIPS is proud to announce the AIPS Sport Media Awards 2020 Photography Sport Action Longlist in alphabetical order of country.

Find out more about the voting stages here*.


German Garcia Adrasti (Argentina) Sumo training - Diario Clarin
Andy Cheung (Australia) Airborne - UK Tennis Magazine
Mark Evans (Australia) Matildas celebration - Getty Images
Raymond Giubilo (Australia) The dark threat - Il Tennis Italiano
David Gray (Australia) Over reach - AFP
Paul Kane (Australia) Rafael Nadal, ATP Cup - Getty Images
Cameron Spencer (Australia) Baseline Lunge - Getty Images; Warp Speed - Getty Images
Leonhard Foeger (Austria) Silent concentration - Reuters
Adolf Horst Plankenauer, Mag. (Austria) INEOS159Challenge - Salzburger Nachrichten
Helmut Ploberger (Austria) Please keep distance - OÖ Nachrichten
Erwin Scheriau (Austria) Upside down and round and round - EXPA Pictures; Waves of red and white - EXPA Pictures
Dzianis Kastsiuchenka (Belarus) Dangerous game - Belarusian Telegraph Agency
Valery Kozub (Belarus) Long jump - Facebook Valery Kozub
Jan De Meuleneir (Belgium) Pogacar outrageous time trial performance at Tour de France 2020 - Belang van Limburg
Jasper Jacobs (Belgium) What a way to celebrate a win! - Belga News Agency
Vincent Kalut (Belgium) Peloton during the Men Elite Road Race at the UCI 2020 Road World Championships - Photo News Agency
Gregory Van Gansen (Belgium) KV Mechelen v RSC Anderlecht - Jupiler Pro League - Photo News Agency
Antonio Lacerda (Brazil) Clean camp - Agency EFE; Brasil Coronavirus - Agency EFE
Liubomir Asenov (Bulgaria) Smash the ball -
Ilian Telkedzhiev (Bulgaria) Fire in the holl -; Silhouettes in the city -
Yan Han (China) The motion trail - Xinhua News Agency
Ming Li (China) Just Don't quit - Xinhua News Agency; Fly to gold - Xinhua News Agency
Guifang Liu (China) Dragon Boat Race on ice -
Dingbo Meng (China) Young players in mask - Xinhua Net
Lili Wang (China) Broken Pole - Xinhua News Agency
Peng Yan (China) Ninja - Carnets
lide Zhang (China) Pa Thalia, the name of "Venus and One-armed Man in Table Tennis" -
Shin Wei Chang (Chinese Taipei) Inaugural match open to fans for the International Hospital Huang Zhong - Central News Agency
German David Davila Chaparro (Colombia) Golden point - Cali es Deporte
Ricardo Lopez Hevia (Cuba) At the height of the sun - Periódico Granma
Michal Cerveny (Czech Republic) No pain, no gain -
Slavek Ruta (Czech Republic) Soccer: Slavia Prague 1:2 FC Barcelona, UEFA Champions League, Group F - ZUMA Wire
Roman Vondrouš (Czech Republic) Taxis Ditch - Czech News Agency
Marco Bertorrelo (France) Tennis games across the rooftops - AFP
Gabriel Bouys (France) Football UEFA Women's Champions League - AFP
Franck Faugere (France) Solden2019 - L'Equipe Magazine; Try in Cardiff - L'Equipe
Anne-Christine Poujoulat (France) Tour de France - AFP
Thomas Samson (France) Halep eyes the ball - AFP
Pierre Teyssot (France) Action at the Freeski Slope Style World Cup -
Lars Baron (Germany) Lights of Paris - Getty Images
Ina Fassbender (Germany) Pandemic: keep on training during lockdown - AFP
Markus Gilliar (Germany) Corona-Training -
Alexander Hassenstein (Germany) Only the sky is watching - Getty Images
Moritz Mueller (Germany) Cardboard mates -
Martin Rose (Germany) Sunset - Getty Images
Norbert Schmidt (Germany) Boxing in times of Corona - Imago Images
Kai Schwoerer (Germany) Training in isolation - Getty Images
Fabian Strauch (Germany) First football-game without spectators or fans/1 - Augsburger Allgemeine; First football-game without spectators or fans/2 - Augsburger Allgemeine
Mika Volkmann (Germany) True heroes -
Yaw Ansa-Asare (Ghana) Boxing - Skefotos
Haron Forteau (Grenada) Celebratory goal - Grenada Football Association
Darry Fredling (Haiti) The ultimate ball reception - Darry Le Photographe
Istvan Derencsenyi (Hungary) X - DEAC
László Szokodi (Hungary) The pier - Szokodi Academy Media
Anna Szilágyi (Hungary) Jump -
Salil Bera (India) Clean Bowled - The Week; Nobel serve - The Week
Atul Kamble (India) Beach cricket - Mid-day; Monsoon cricket - Mid-day
Manjunath Kiran (India), Spring in the step - AFP/NDTV Sports
Kunal Patil (India) Cricket on railway tracks - Press Trust of India
Deepak Turbhekar (India) Play with Corona-Covid 19--Mission Begin Again: State opens up in phases this week - Mumbai Mirror, Times of India group
Parto Joghataee (Iran) Women's sport -
Maryam Majd (Iran) Women's sand volleyball tournament for the first time in Iran - Imago Images Photo Agency
Hussein Faleh (Iraq) More than a game! - AFP
Dario Belingheri (Italy) Rainy effort - BettiniPhoto
Luca Bettini (Italy) Italian Pride - Bettiniphoto; Sand way - BettiniPhoto
Marco Canoniero (Italy) Paulo Dybala - Getty Images
Raniero Corbelletti (Italy) Anna Shcherbakova during Senior Ladies Short Program at the ISU Junior & Senior Grand Prix of Figure - Internet News 24
Giuseppe Fama (Italy) The big empty - Il Messaggero
Giuseppe Maffia (Italy) Fly Mister Gattuso, Fly! - La Repubblica; Just Paulo -
Andreas Solaro (Italy) Crazy horse - AFP; The Flight of Icarus - AFP
Faisal Alloughani (Kuwait) Breath - Sportspirit
Joseph Eid (Lebanon) Sherazade Mami finds a way to keep on training on the rooftop - AFP
Augustas Četkauskas (Lithuania) Slow motion congratulate -
Fazry Ismail (Malaysia) The Couples VS Valentino Rossi - EPA
Wong Fok Loy (Malaysia) FINA Diving Grand Prix Series - EyePress Newswire
Domenic Aquilina (Malta) Got that! - The Malta Independent
Ganbat Chuluunbaatar (Mongolia) Joy of the day! - Mongolian Sports Press Union
Douwe Bijlsma (The Netherlands) Corona the biggest opponent for speedskater Janno Botman - Noord Hollandsdagblad
Joris Knapen (The Netherlands) Alvarado - BN de Stem Newspaper
Pim Ras (The Netherlands) Inline-skating peloton on Formule1-track Zandvoort -
Vincent Riemersma (The Nethlerlands) Heaven from hell - Proskating
Maurice van Steen (The Netherlands) Reece James' goal causes relief - The Sun
Mark Baker (New Zealand) Captain Kane - AP
Scott Barbour (New Zealand) The Melbourne Cup - Australian Associated Press
Vegard Wivestad Grøtt (Norway) Wrestling - Aftenposten
Janneth Tenorio (Philippines) First Filipino World Gymnastics Champion, Carlos Yulo - Stuttgarter Zeitung
Andrzej Grygiel (Poland) Crash - Polish Press Agency
Łukasz Laskowski (Poland) Injury - Press Focus Photo Agency
Piotr Nowak (Poland) Diving - Polska Agencja Prasowa; Goalkeeper - Polska Agencja Prasowa Fotobaza
Mateusz Slodkowski (Poland) Social distancing - Sopa Images; Win -
Michał Zemanek (Poland) Richarlison of Everton - Rex Features
Antonio Vale (Portugal) The celebration of a football goal in times of the Coronavirus pandemic - Jornal Mundo Português
Dohoon Kim (Republic Of Korea) Share your dreams - YonhapNews Agency
Gabriela Murgeanu-Sabau (Romania) Judo airlines -
Alexey Filippov (Russia) Biathlon - Sputnik
Andrey Golovanov (Russia) Exercise under water - "Team of Russia" magazine
Kirill Kudryavtsev (Russia) Sprint - AFP
Yuriy Kuzmin (Russia) Sphere - KHL Photo Agency
Mikhail Sinitsyn (Russia) Double Impact - Rossiyskaya Gazeta
Michal Svitok (Slovak Republic) Jump - TASR
Johan Orton (South Africa) Bow to your King Caxton media - Noordwester
Eduardo Alvarez del Fresno (Spain) Until the last breath - Zuma Press
Xavier Bonilla (Spain) We race as one - DPPI Images
Pablo Garcia Sacristan (Spain) Football after the pandemic - Marca
David Ramos (Spain) Ski mountaineering - Getty Images
Rodrigo jimenez Torrellas (Spain) Messi panning - Diario Olé Argentina
Joel Marklund (Sweden) Bullseye - Bildbyran Photo Agency
Denis Balibouse (Switzerland) Training in lockdown - Reuters
Fabrice Coffrini (Switzerland) Zurich: Women's relay in an empty stadium - AFP
Patrick B. Kraemer (Switzerland) Speed - MAGICPBK and Bildbyran
Daniela Porcelli (Switzerland) Ada Hegerberg of Olympique Lyonnais close to scoring a goal in style - She Kicks
Tim Clayton (UK) A different kind of Open - Turnstyle Images for The Players’ Tribune, Corbis via Getty Images
Alan Crowhurst (UK) Through the brush - Getty Images
Mike Egerton (UK) Football shadows - PA Images; Racehorse gallops - PA Images
David Finch (UK) Daria Bilodid of Ukraine throws Shirine Boukli of France with a sweeping hip throw on her way to the u48kg gold medal - Getty Images
Richard Heathcote (UK) Redemption punch - Boxing News; Show no fear - Getty Images
Alex Livesey (UK) Back of the net - Liverpool Echo Newspaper
Jonathan Moscrop (UK) Hang time - La Stampa, Cristiano Ronaldo official Twitter/Instagram accounts
Carl Recine (UK) COVID training - Washington Post
Lee Smith (UK) On reflection - Canon Pro Newsletter March 2020
Jon Super (UK) Eliud Kipchoge - Marathon record -
Edward Whitaker (UK) Horse racing during the coronavirus pandemic - Racing Post; Newmarket 2000 Guineas - Racing Post
Fernando Ponzetto (Uruguay) By a head - Diario El Pais
Bruce Bennett (USA) Boychuk to the Defense - Getty Images
Andrew Bernstein (USA) LeBron walking on air - NBAE/Getty Images
Joe Toth (USA) The Winter Youth Olympic Games/1 - OIS; The Winter Youth Olympic Games/2 - OIS
Christian Petersen (USA) Sunset rose - Getty Images
Ezra Shaw (USA) Fire in the sky - Getty Images; Full house - Getty Images
Patrick Smith (USA) Face foul - Getty Images
Ayman Alqadi (Yemen) Fierce competition - Facebook Ayman Alqad


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