Top photos of the day: Sunday, August 3, 2014

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From the archives:The Bears’ William “The Refrigerator” Perry dives over the line to score the Bears’ first touchdown in an exhibition game against the Dallas Cowboys at Wembley Stadium on Aug. 3, 1986. | AP file photo

A selection of some of the best photographs from around the world:

Jack Antonoff of Bleachers performs at Lollapalooza in Grant Park on Sunday. | AP Photo

Tiger Woods hits out of the rough on the second hole during the final round of the World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club South Course in Akron, Ohio. A back injury forced Woods to pull out of the tournament. | Getty Images

Anton Bader celebrates the middle-weight title in the 55th German finger wrestling championships (in German called Fingerhakeln) in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. The sport pits two competitors matched in age and weight who sit at a specifically-designed table across from one another and pull at a small leather band with one finger until one player has pulled the other across. The sport is traditional in Bavaria and Austria and dates back to the 17th century. | Getty Images

Competitors face off in the 55th German finger wrestling championships (in German called Fingerhakeln) in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. | Getty Images

Anton Cederholm of Team Sweden checks Sonny Milano of USA White during the 2014 USA Hockey Junior Evaluation Camp at the Lake Placid Olympic Center in Lake Placid, New York. Team Sweden defeated USA White 4-3. | Getty Images

An honor guard caries the coffin of Israeli Lt. Hadar Goldin during his funeral in Kfar-saba, Israel. Goldin was thought to have been captured during fighting in Gaza, but was later declared killed in action by the Israeli Defence Force (IDF). | Getty Images

Israeli soldiers celebrate on their Merkava tank (with a national flag on its top) as they drive along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip after they pulled out of the Gaza Strip as Israel has begun withdrawing some ground troops. Israel has begun withdrawing troops and redeploying others but operations against Hamas would continue, an army spokesman told AFP. | Getty Images

Volunteers continue to assemble an installation entitled ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’ by artist Paul Cummins, made up of 888,246 ceramic poppies, is seen in the moat of the Tower of London to commemorate the First World War in London, England. Each ceramic poppy represents an allied victim of the First World War and the display is due to be completed by Armistice Day on Nov. 11, 2014. After Armistice Day each poppy from the installation will be available to buy for 25 GBP. | Getty Images

French President Francois Hollande (right) and German President Joachim Gauck visit the crypt at the memorial to the battles at Hartmannswillerkopf, as part of commemorations marking the centenary of World War I near Cernay, France. The German and French armies clashed repeatedly throughout 1915 at Hartmannswillerkopf, also known as Vieil Armand and Hartmannsweiler Kopf, a strategic hill in Alsace that cost the two sides a total of over 30,000 casualties. Gauck will travel tomorrow to Belgium, where further commemorations will take place as Europe looks back at a war that cost the world tens of millions of lives. | Getty Images

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