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What a shot! 29 amazing sports photos

Published 1138 GMT (1938 HKT) February 9, 2016
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Peyton Manning is handed the Vince Lombardi Trophy after the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, February 7. Manning is the first starting quarterback to win a Super Bowl with two different teams. He also won with the Indianapolis Colts in 2007. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images
Italian skier Verena Gasslitter crashes during a World Cup race in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, on Sunday, February 7. Christophe Pallot/Getty Images
Kyle Turner, a rugby player with the South Sydney Rabbitohs, is tackled by two Sydney Roosters during an Auckland Nines match in Auckland, New Zealand, on Saturday, February 6. Phil Walter/Getty Images
Notre Dame students storm their home court after the men's basketball team defeated No. 2 North Carolina on Saturday, February 6. Matt Cashore/USA TODAY
Daphne Wils competes in the 1-meter springboard final at the Senet Diving Cup, an event in Eindhoven, Netherlands, on Thursday, February 4. Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images
Duke's "Cameron Crazies" taunt North Carolina State's Cody Martin during an ACC basketball game in Durham, North Carolina, on Saturday, February 6. Grant Halverson/Getty Images
Beyonce, Chris Martin and Bruno Mars perform during the Super Bowl 50 halftime show on Sunday, February 7. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images
Emily Seebohm swims the 100-meter backstroke during the Aquatic Super Series in Perth, Australia, on Saturday, February 6. Seebohm, Australia's record holder in the event, won with a time of 59.03 seconds. Paul Kane/Getty Images
A member of the Nitro Circus rehearses in Glasgow, Scotland, on Thursday, February 4. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Biathletes leave the start area of a World Cup race in Canmore, Alberta, on Sunday, February 7. Mike Ridewood/AP
Carolina quarterback Cam Newton closes his eyes while taking questions from reporters after Super Bowl 50. Newton was sacked six times by a dominant Denver defense led by Von Miller, who was named the game's Most Valuable Player. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Butler's Roosevelt Jones, left, competes for a loose ball with Georgetown's D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera during a Big East basketball game in Indianapolis on Tuesday, February 2. Michael Hickey/Getty Images
American Thomas Rowley skis off course, failing to finish his moguls run at a World Cup event in Park City, Utah, on Thursday, February 4. Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
Colorado goalie Semyon Varlamov is hit in the mask with a puck as he tries to make a save during an NHL game in Denver on Saturday, February 6. David Zalubowski/AP
Russian skier Liubov Nikitina makes a practice run before a World Cup aerials event in Park City, Utah, on Wednesday, February 3. Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Kansas State guard Barry Brown (No. 5) celebrates with his teammates after they knocked off No. 1 Oklahoma on Saturday, February 6. The Wildcats won 80-69 in Manhattan, Kansas. Peter G. Aiken/Getty Images
UFC fighter Stephen Thompson flips in celebration after he knocked out Johny Hendricks in Las Vegas on Saturday, February 6. Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images
Carolina running back Jonathan Stewart dives into the end zone for the Panthers' only touchdown in Super Bowl 50. Mark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY
The Boston Celtics celebrate after Avery Bradley (No. 0) hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to win in Cleveland on Friday, February 5. Ken Blaze/USA TODAY
A Maasai warrior from Kenya plays a shot during a cricket match in Sydney on Thursday, February 4. A team of Maasai warriors is touring the world to play cricket and raise awareness of issues such as HIV/AIDS and female genital mutilation. WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images
The peloton passes by a camel Friday, February 5, during the third stage of the Tour of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Michael Steele/Getty Images
Japan's Hiroyuki Akimoto, right, competes against Georgia's Nugzari Tatalashvili at the Grand Slam judo tournament in Paris on Saturday, February 6. Akimoto won to take home the bronze medal in their weight class. CHARLES PLATIAU/REUTERS/Newscom
Arizona State's Elisha Davis, left, battles UCLA's Jordin Canada for a loose ball during a Pac-12 basketball game in Tempe, Arizona, on Friday, February 5. Rick Scuteri/AP
During a Serie A soccer match on Sunday, February 7, fans of the Italian club Napoli hold up photos of Kalidou Koulibaly, a Napoli player who had been the subject of racist chants the previous week at Lazio. CESARE ABBATE/ANSA/AP
Sean Spencer, left, and Mike Pyle compete at the UFC Fight Night event in Las Vegas on Saturday, February 6. Pyle won by third-round TKO. Jamie Squire /Zuffa LLC/Getty Images
Welsh rugby player Sam Cross is tackled by Russia's German Davydov during the Sydney Sevens tournament on Sunday, February 7. Matt King/Getty Images
Boston's Dennis Seidenberg falls on Buffalo's Daniel Catenacci during an NHL game in Boston on Saturday, February 6. Winslow Townson/AP
Memphis' Shaq Goodwin is surrounded by Cincinnati defenders as he shoots the ball Saturday, February 6, in Memphis, Tennessee. Joe Murphy/Getty Images
American Martin Lentz skis the wild face of the Aiguille Pourrie during the Freeride World Tour's stop in Chamonix, France, on Friday, February 5. See 29 amazing sports photos from last week JEFF PACHOUD/AFP/Getty Images