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What a shot! 24 amazing sports photos

Published 0054 GMT (0854 HKT) March 27, 2018
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Kansas basketball players celebrate a Final Four berth after they defeated Duke in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, March 25. The Jayhawks won 85-81 in overtime. Lance King/Getty Images
Loic Burri jumps from a cliff during a freeride skiing competition in Nendaz, Switzerland, on Wednesday, March 21. Valentin Flauraud/Keystone/AP
Villanova players dump confetti on head coach Jay Wright after the Wildcats defeated Texas Tech 71-59 on Sunday, March 25. Villanova will face Kansas in the Final Four this weekend. Elsa/Getty Images
Gold Coast's Lachie Weller, bottom, is tackled by North Melbourne's Kayne Turner during an Australian Football League match on Saturday, March 24. Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images
Belgian cyclist Thomas De Gendt celebrates after winning the third stage of the Tour of Catalonia on Wednesday, March 21. David Ramos/Velo/Getty Images
Miami manager Don Mattingly sprays sunscreen on his face before a spring-training game in Jupiter, Florida, on Wednesday, March 21. Jasen Vinlove/USA TODAY Sports
Canadian figure skaters Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro perform their free skate during the World Championships on Thursday, March 22. MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images
UCLA's Jordin Canada, left, and Mississippi State's Morgan William dive for a loose ball during an NCAA Tournament game on Sunday, March 25. Mississippi State won 89-73 to advance to the Final Four. Orlin Wagner/AP
Russian gymnast Angelina Melnikova competes on the balance beam during a World Cup event in Birmingham, England, on Thursday, March 22. Alex Pantling/Getty Images
Sebastian Vettel sprays champagne after winning the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday, March 25. It was the first race of the new Formula One season. Robert Cianflone/Getty Images
Florida State guard Terance Mann rises for a shot during an NCAA Tournament game against Gonzaga on Thursday, March 22. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Yu Darvish, who signed with the Chicago Cubs this offseason, pitches against Texas during a spring-training game on Wednesday, March 21. Mark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY Sports
Novak Djokovic serves during a doubles match at the Miami Open on Thursday, March 22. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Dillian Whyte reacts after knocking out Lucas Browne in the sixth round of their heavyweight fight in London on Saturday, March 24. Dan Mullan/Getty Images
Competitors climb an obstacle during a Spartan Race in Shenzhen, China, on Saturday, March 24. VCG/Getty Images
Ryan Sproul, a defenseman for the New York Rangers, reaches for the puck during an NHL game against Columbus on Tuesday, March 20. Abbie Parr/Getty Images
Tampa Bay's Carlos Gomez watches his bat break during a spring-training game against Toronto on Friday, March 23. Kim Klement/USA TODAY Sports
American skier Alex Ferreira competes on the halfpipe during the World Cup final in Tignes, France, on Thursday, March 22. Ferreira finished in second but clinched his first World Cup title. He also won Olympic silver last month. JEAN-PIERRE CLATOT/AFP/Getty Images
Tampa Bay's Brayden Point, top, is tripped by New York Islanders defenseman Adam Pelech during an NHL game in New York on Thursday, March 22. Julie Jacobson/AP
Loyola guard Clayton Custer cuts down the net on Saturday, March 24, after the Chicago university -- a No. 11 seed -- defeated Kansas State to clinch an unlikely spot in the Final Four. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Rob Hurn jumps into London's River Thames to celebrate Cambridge's victory over Oxford in the schools' annual rowing race on Saturday, March 24. Naomi Baker/Getty Images
Latvian figure skater Deniss Vasiljevs competes at the World Championships on Thursday, March 22. MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images
The Sharks' Tendai Mtawarira breaks a tackle during a Super Rugby game in Melbourne on Friday, March 23. MARK DADSWELL/AFP/Getty Images
Mountain bikers compete near Cape Town, South Africa, during the fourth stage of the Cape Epic race on Thursday, March 22. See 25 amazing sports photos from last week KIM LUDBROOK/EPA