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What a shot! 29 amazing sports photos

Published 1038 GMT (1838 HKT) April 26, 2016
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Rafael Nadal returns a ball during the Barcelona Open final, which he won Sunday, April 24, in Barcelona, Spain. It is Nadal's 49th clay-court title, tying the record set by Guillermo Vilas. Manu Fernandez/AP
New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud snags a foul ball in Atlanta on Friday, April 22. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Actress Katerina Lechou lights the Olympic flame Thursday, April 21, at the Temple of Hera in Olympia, Greece. The flame is bound for Rio de Janeiro, which hosts the Summer Games in August. ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images
Players crowd the crease of Florida goalie Roberto Luongo during an NHL playoff game in New York on Wednesday, April 20. The New York Islanders eliminated Florida in six games. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Arizona shortstop Nick Ahmed fouls a pitch off his face during a game in Phoenix on Friday, April 22. He shook off the pain and got a base hit. Ross D. Franklin/AP
Towels at the Xcel Energy Center are arranged in a way that pays tribute to the late musician Prince before an NHL playoff game in St. Paul, Minnesota, on Sunday, April 24. At left is an outline of the state of Minnesota. At right is Prince's iconic symbol. Prince, who died April 21 at the age of 57, was from Minneapolis. Bruce Kluckhohn/NHLI/Getty Images
Belgian judoka Charline Van Snick competes at the European Judo Championships on Thursday, April 21. She defeated Hungary's Eva Csernoviczki in the final of her weight class. Yegor Aleyev/TASS/Getty Images
Chicago Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta is surrounded by teammates -- and an overzealous fan -- after throwing a no-hitter in Cincinnati on Thursday, April 21. It was the second career no-hitter for Arrieta, who won the National League Cy Young Award last season. Jamie Sabau/Getty Images
Kenyan runner Jemima Sumgong wins the London Marathon on Sunday, April 24. She finished in two hours, 22 minutes and 58 seconds. JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images
Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, right, competes with Villarreal's Eric Bailly during a Spanish league match in Madrid on Wednesday, April 20. Angel Martinez/Real Madrid/Getty Images
Tennis stars Mike Bryan, left, and his twin brother, Bob, dive into a swimming pool after winning the doubles final at the Barcelona Open on Sunday, April 24. Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images
Juventus players celebrate their fifth straight Italian league title after a 2-1 victory at Fiorentina on Sunday, April 24. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
Frankie Dettori celebrates Wednesday, April 20, after riding So Mi Dar to win the Investec Derby Trial in Epsom, England. Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images
Blake Griffin goes for a dunk during an NBA playoff game in Los Angeles on Wednesday, April 20. Griffin and the Clippers defeated Portland to take a 2-0 series lead. Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty Images
Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop takes a shot off the mask during an NHL playoff game on Thursday, April 21. The Lightning advanced to the second round after eliminating Detroit in five games. Chris O'Meara/AP
NASCAR driver Carl Edwards celebrates after winning the Sprint Cup race in Richmond, Virginia, on Sunday, April 24. It was the second win in a row for Edwards, who's also leading the season standings. Chet Strange/AP
Indiana's Myles Turner, left, and Toronto's Bismack Biyombo battle for a loose ball during an NBA playoff game in Indianapolis on Saturday, April 23. Indiana won the game to tie the series at two games apiece. Darron Cummings/AP
Charley Hoffman reacts after his 10-foot birdie putt won him the Valero Texas Open on Sunday, April 24. The victory in San Antonio was Hoffman's fourth on the PGA Tour. Scott Halleran/Getty Images
UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson celebrates after he beat Henry Cejudo on Saturday, April 23. The fight was stopped in the first round. John Locher/AP
Anthony Rendon douses Washington teammate Chris Heisey and TV reporter Dan Kolko after a victory over Minnesota on Sunday, April 24. Heisey hit a walk-off home run in the 16th inning. Nick Wass/AP
Supporters of the Argentine soccer club Boca Juniors cheer for their team before it played its archrival River Plate on Sunday, April 24. The match ended 0-0 in Buenos Aires. Victor R. Caivano/AP
Jon Jones punches Ovince Saint Preux during UFC 197 on Saturday, April 23. Jones won by unanimous decision. Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images
Swiss fencer Benjamin Steffen, left, competes against Ukraine's Bogdan Nikishin during a tournament in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, April 24. Nikishin defeated Steffen to win the gold medal in the epee final. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Memphis forward Matt Barnes fouls San Antonio's Kawhi Leonard during an NBA playoff game in Memphis, Tennessee, on Friday, April 22. San Antonio would go on to sweep the Grizzlies and advance to the second round. Mark Humphrey/AP
Manchester United supporters embrace some of the players after Anthony Martial scored the match-winning goal in the FA Cup semifinals on Saturday, April 23. Martial scored in the 93rd minute to give United a 2-1 victory over Everton in London. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
A fan in Anaheim, California, tries to catch a foul ball with his hat as Seattle's Kyle Seager reaches with his glove on Sunday, April 24. Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images
MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi, right, celebrates after winning in Spain on Sunday, April 24. Miguel Angel Morenatti/AP
Jacob Weitering of the Carlton Blues spoils the mark for Jon Griffin of the Fremantle Dockers during an Australian Football League match in Perth on Sunday, April 24. Paul Kane/Getty Images
Former Detroit Red Wings player Darren McCarty carries a flag on the ice before the team hosted an NHL playoff game on Tuesday, April 19. See 29 amazing sports photos from last week Paul Sancya/AP