July 1 to July 7: The week in pictures
Ethiopia's Aman Wote competes to win the men's 1500m event during the Diamond League athletics meeting Athletissima in Lausanne on July 6, 2017. All pics/AFP
The picture shows an areal view of flooded Asakura City, Fukuoka prefecture, on July 6, 2017.
One person reportedly died and at least 18 are missing, after huge floods swept away houses in southern Japan, tearing up roads as they surged through villages, with authorities warning hundreds of thousands of people to flee.
The pack, including Great Britain's Christopher Froome (6thR) wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and France's Arnaud Demare (3rdR), wearing the best sprinter's green jersey, ride past a giant Cross of Lorraine honoring late French general and statesman Charles de Gaulle in Colombey-les-Deux-Eglises during the 216 km sixth stage of the 104th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 6, 2017 between Vesoul and Troyes.
Switzerland's Daniele Angelella competes during the men's 400m event at the Diamond League Athletics meeting "Athletissima" on July 6, 2017 in Lausanne.
A horse interacts with a stud master during a program called 'Piber meets Vienna 2017' at the famous Spanish Horse Riding School at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria on July 5, 2015.
Germany's John Degenkolb (L) and Great Britain's Mark Cavendish (2ndL) lie on the ground after falling near the finish line at the end of the 207,5 km fourth stage of the 104th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 4, 2017 between Mondorf-les-Bains and Vittel.
A model wearing a mask of a doll presents a creation by Viktor and Rolf during the 2017-2018 fall/winter Haute Couture collection in Paris on July 5, 2017.
Slovakia's Peter Sagan (2ndL) gives a kick of elbow and Great Britain's Mark Cavendish (L) falls near the finish line at the end of the 207,5 km fourth stage of the 104th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 4, 2017 between Mondorf-les-Bains and Vittel.
World champion Peter Sagan was sensationally kicked off the Tour de France for elbowing Mark Cavendish in a hectic sprint finish to Tuesday's fourth stage.