What a shot! 37 amazing sports photos

Updated 1630 GMT (0030 HKT) January 13, 2015
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Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott tries to catch confetti in his mouth after his team won the national championship game Monday, January 12, in Arlington, Texas. Elliott had 246 yards rushing and four touchdowns as the Buckeyes defeated Oregon 42-20. It was Ohio State's first national title since 2002. Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Swiss ski jumper Simon Ammann falls Tuesday, January 6, during the Four Hills Tournament in Bischofhofen, Austria. The crash knocked the former Olympic champion unconscious, and he was hospitalized for several days. According to the Swiss Ski Federation, he suffered a severe concussion and several bruises to the face. Stanko Gruden/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Chris Bosh of the Miami Heat watches a shot bounce off the rim during a game in Los Angeles on Sunday, January 11. Mark J. Terrill/AP
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant tries to haul in a pass during a playoff game in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on Sunday, January 11. The fourth-down pass was initially ruled a catch before it was reversed by the officials after a video review. Green Bay was then able to salt away the last few minutes of the clock to win 26-21. Andrew Weber/USA TODAY Sports
Caroline Wozniacki serves to Julia Glushko on Tuesday, January 6, during the first round of the ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand. Wozniacki won the match and eventually advanced to the tournament final, which she lost to Venus Williams. Hannah Peters/Getty Images
Lizzie Kelly falls off Benefique Royale during a race Thursday, January 8, in Leicester, England. She was not seriously hurt. Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning walks off the field after losing to his former team, the Indianapolis Colts, during a playoff game in Denver on Sunday, January 11. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post/Getty Images
The North Carolina basketball team celebrates after defeating Louisville in a game played Saturday, January 10, in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Point guard Marcus Paige scored the game-winner with 8.5 seconds left. Grant Halverson/Getty Images
Sebastian Halpern watches his quad as it rolls down a sand dune Wednesday, January 7, during Day 4 of the Dakar Rally. The stage started in Chilecito, Argentina, and ended in Copiapo, Chile. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo accepts the FIFA Ballon d'Or with his son, Cristiano Jr., at a ceremony in Zurich, Switzerland, on Monday, January 12. The award is given annually to the world's best player as chosen by a panel of players, coaches and media members. This is Ronaldo's third Ballon d'Or and second in a row. Jamie McDonald/FIFA/Getty Images
Former professional baseball player Pedro Martinez, right, is greeted by another ex-player, Sean Casey, as he arrives at a television show taping in Secaucus, New Jersey, on Wednesday, January 7. A day earlier, Martinez and three other players -- Craig Biggio, Randy Johnson and John Smoltz -- were elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Julio Cortez/AP
Australian cricket player David Warner celebrates a century while playing India in a Test match Tuesday, January 6, in Sydney. The match ended in a draw, but Australia won two matches earlier in the series. DAVID GRAY/Reuters/Landov
New Jersey Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid looks into the back of his net during a home game against the New York Islanders on Friday, January 9. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Anglers in Hwacheon-gun, South Korea, cast their lines through a frozen river during the Mountain Trout Ice Festival on Saturday, January 10. Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images
Newcastle Falcons captain Will Welch, right, takes the ball during a Premiership rugby match played Sunday, January 11, in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Nigel Roddis/Getty Images
Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe drives around Memphis center Kosta Koufos during an NBA game played Sunday, January 11, in Memphis, Tennessee. Brandon Dill/AP
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi, left, and Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Miguel Angel Moya compete for the ball during a league match in Barcelona, Spain, on Sunday, January 11. Manuel Blondeau/Corbis
Roger Federer serves to Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday, January 10, during the semifinals of the Brisbane International in Brisbane, Australia. Federer won in straight sets and then beat Milos Raonic in the final. The win over Raonic was the 1,000th victory of Federer's career. Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images
Austrian ski jumper Stefan Kraft soars through the air Tuesday, January 6, on his way to winning the Four Hills Tournament in Bischofhofen, Austria. Stanko Gruden/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Danish handball player Jesper Noddesbo prepares to throw the ball against Iceland during a Totalkredit Cup match played Saturday, January 10, in Aalborg, Denmark. Jan Christensen/FrontzoneSport/Getty Images
Seattle Seahawks safety Kam Chancellor celebrates after he returned an interception for a touchdown during a home playoff game against Carolina on Saturday, January 10. The Seahawks, the defending NFL champions, advanced to the conference title game with a 31-17 victory. Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images
Australian cricket captain Steve Smith prepares to address his team in Sydney on Wednesday, January 7. It was the second day of the fourth Test match against India. Ryan Pierse/Cricket Australia/Getty Images
Charly Gotlib, Frits Van Eerd and Peter Vervoort ride in a jumbo truck Tuesday, January 6, during the third stage of the Dakar Rally in Argentina. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images
Boston's Kelly Olynyk, left, and Brooklyn's Brook Lopez battle for a rebound during a game in New York on Wednesday, January 7. Al Bello/Getty Images
Kraigg Brathwaite of the West Indies dives for a catch during a Test match in Cape Town, South Africa, on Tuesday, January 6. South Africa would eventually win the match by eight wickets. Carl Fourie/Gallo Images/Getty Images
Jeff Smith celebrates after defeating Robbie Green in the quarterfinals of the BDO World Darts Championship on Friday, January 9. The tournament, which took place in Frimley, England, was won by Scott Mitchell. Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images
Cross-country skiers race Saturday, January 10, during the Tour de Ski in Val di Fiemme, Italy. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams tries to save a loose ball during a home game against Milwaukee on Wednesday, January 7. Bill Streicher/USA TODAY Sports
Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones dives over two Oregon defenders during the national championship game Monday, January 12. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
Benfica midfielder Nicolas Gaitan celebrates inside the net after scoring a goal against Vitoria during a league match in Lisbon, Portugal, on Saturday, January 10. Benfica won 3-0 to stay in first place by six points. PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP/Getty Images
Cam Atkinson of the Columbus Blue Jackets dives for control of the puck while playing Cody Eakin and the Dallas Stars on Tuesday, January 6. Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Inter Milan head coach Roberto Mancini falls to the ground after he was inadvertently hit in the face by a ball during an Italian league match on Sunday, January 11. Mancini laughed off the blow, which came from the boot of one of his own players. Claudio Villa-Inter/Getty Images
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady embraces Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco on Saturday, January 10, after the Patriots defeated the Ravens 35-31 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Jared Wickerham/Getty Images
American skier Will Brandenburg goes sideways during a World Cup slalom run in Zagreb, Croatia, on Tuesday, January 6. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Fans raise plastic chairs above their heads during the final of the Invitational Darts Challenge, which took place Saturday, January 10, in Melbourne. Some fans threw their chairs at one another, starting a fight. Scott Barbour/Getty Images
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez leaps in the air after scoring a goal against Stoke City during a home match in London on Sunday, January 11. Sanchez had two goals in the game as Arsenal won 3-0. Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC/Getty Images
Polish tennis players Jerzy Janowicz and Agnieszka Radwanska pose with the Hopman Cup after defeating Americans Serena Williams and John Isner on Saturday, January 10. See 28 amazing sports photos from last week Paul Kane/Getty Images