TENNIS

LAVER CUP

Team Europe Poses with the Trophy

Thomas Enqvist, Alexander Zverev, captain Björn Borg, Rafael Nadal, Fabio Fognini, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Roger Federer, and Dominic Thiem (left to right) of team Europe pose with the trophy after winning the Laver Cup in the final match of the tournament on day three of the Laver Cup 2019 at Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland on September 22, 2019 (Photo: © Claude Diderich / freshfocus)

OLYMPIC GAMES

FENCING

Men's Individual Epee

Sang-Young Park of South Korea (left) competes against Benjamin Steffen of Switzerland (right) during the men's individual epee semi-final on day five during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 9, 2016 (Photo: © Claude Diderich / freshfocus)

TRIATHLON

IRONMAN ZURICH

Daniela Ryf of Switzerland wins the Ironman Zurich

Switzerland's Daniela Ryf reacts after winning the Ironman in Zurich, Switzerland on July 24, 2016 (Photo: © Claude Diderich)

ALPINE SKI

DOWNHILL RACE

Klaus Kroell of Austria passes the Hundschopf

Klaus Kroell of Austria takes a jump during the men's Alpine skiing World Cup downhill race at the Lauberhorn in Wengen, Switzerland on January 15, 2011. Klaus Kroell of Austria won the competition ahead of Switzerland's Didier Cuche and his compatriot Carlo Janka (Photo: © Claude Diderich)

GOLF

EUOPEAN MASTERS

Miguel Angel Jiménez approaches the 18th hole

Spanish Miguel Angel Jiménez approaches the green of the 18th hole during the fourth round at the European Masters golf tournament in Crans-Montana on September 5, 2010 (Photo: © Claude Diderich)

CONCERT

BLUES'N'JAZZ FESTIVAL

Stefanie Heinzmann in concert

Stefanie Heinzmann and Ephraim Salzmann perform at the Stefanie Heinzmann gig during the blues'n'jazz festival in Rapperswil, Switzerland on June 29, 2013 (Photo: © Claude Diderich)

About Me

Sports Photographer

Claude Diderich is working as freelance professional sports photographer. He likes to freeze the action. His preferred sports are tennis, alpine ski, and athletics. Claude Diderich has covered numerous national as well as international sports events, including the 1998 Nagano, the 2002 Salt Lake City, and the 2006 Torino Olympic games. In 2015 he covered the Australian Open tennis tournament, in 2016 the Rio Olympic Games, and in 2018 and 2019 the Roland Garros tennis tournament. His work has been published in Swiss and foreign publications. His photos are distributed by the Swiss photo agency freshfocus. Claude is a member of the International Sports Press Association (AIPS).

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