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What a shot! 30 amazing sports photos

Published 0534 GMT (1334 HKT) April 8, 2019
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Kalani Brown of the Baylor Lady Bears, center, hoists the National Championship trophy with her teammates after defeating the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the championship game of the 2019 NCAA Tournament at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida, on Sunday, April 7. Baylor, the top overall seed of the tournament, defeated the Irish 82-81 to earn its third national title and first since 2012. Jasen Vinlove/USA TODAY Sports
Natsumi Sakai of Japan competes in the women's 200 meter backstroke during the Japan Swimming Championships at the Tatsumi International Swimming Center in Tokyo on Sunday, April 7. Sho Tamura/AFLO SPORT/Reuters
Washington Nationals fans taunt Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Bryce Harper with shirts that spell out 'Traitor' during the third inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park on Tuesday, April 2. Harper, who played for the Nationals from 2012-2018, signed a $330 million contract with the Phillies during the offseason. Brad Mills/USA TODAY Sports
Kyle Guy of the Virginia Cavaliers is fouled by Auburn Tigers guard Samir Doughty while attempting a three-point shot with seconds remaining in their Final Four game on April 6, in Minneapolis. Guy made all three of his foul shots to win the game and advance the Cavaliers to the championship game on Monday, April 8. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Jennifer Kupcho of the United States plays her shot from the 12th tee during the final round of the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur at Augusta National Golf Club on April 6. The event is the first women's tournament to be held at August National, which hosts the annual Masters Tournament. Kupcho went on to win the tournament by two strokes over Maria Fassi. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey, right, and her daughter Makenzie Marie Robertson celebrate with grandson Kannon Reid Fuller after winning the NCAA National Championship basketball game over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Amalie Arena on April 7. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Atlanta Braves teammates Ozzie Albies, left, and Ronald Acuna Jr. celebrate their win against the Miami Marlins at SunTrust Park in Atlanta on Friday, April 5. Jason Getz/USA TODAY Sports
Jockey Nico de Boinville riding Topofthegame clears the last fence in the Betway Mildmay Novices' Chase during Ladies Day at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool on April 5. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Denmark's Anders Antonsen hits a return against China's Shi Yuqi during their men's singles match at the Malaysia Open badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur on April 4. MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Images
From left, Duke Blue Devils teammates Tre Jones and Cam Reddish sit in front of their lockers after a 68-67 loss to the Michigan State Spartans in the East Regional finals of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Capital One Arena on March 31. Patrick Smith/Getty Images
St. Mark's Nick Pisorchik slides into home plate under the tag of Appoquinimink pitcher Mason Keene during the third inning of a baseball game at St. Mark's High School in Wilmington, Delaware, on April 5. WILLIAM BRETZGER/The News Journal/USA Today
From left, Theo Kidd of New South Wales stumbles over a hurdle while competing in the Under 17 Mens 110 Meter Hurdles during the Australian Track and Field Championships at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre on April 5. Kelly Defina/Getty Images
Horses round a turn during the third race on the opening day of the spring meet at Keeneland racecourse in Lexington, Kentucky, on Thursday, April 4. Michael Clevenger/Courier Journa/USA Today
Indonesia's Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo, right, dives for a return while teammate Marcus Fernaldi Gideon looks on during their men's doubles quarter-final match against Fajar Alfian and Muhammad Rian Ardianto at the Malaysia Open badminton tournament in Kuala Lumpur on April 5. MOHD RASFAN/AFP/Getty Images
South African players attempt to tackle John Vaili of Samoa during their rugby match on day two of the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens at Hong Kong Stadium on Saturday, April 6. Hannah Peters/Getty Images
Brianna Turner of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish shoots over Megan Walker of the UConn Huskies at Amalie Arena on April 5 in Tampa. The Irish defeated the Huskies 81-76 to reach the championship game for the second year in a row. Justin Tafoya/NCAA Photos/Getty Images
Cambridge cox Matthew Holland drinks champagne from a boot after winning the Men's Boat Race on the River Thames, London on Sunday, April 7. Adam Davy/AP
Matt McQuaid of the Michigan State Spartans walks past Texas Tech Red Raiders cheerleaders after losing in their semifinal game in the NCAA Final Four at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Saturday, April 6. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Kyle Busch crosses the finish line to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday, April 7. Chris Graythen/Getty Images
The shadow of a runner is seen on the track during the men's U17 400 Meter Hurdles of the Australian Track and Field Championships at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre on April 7. Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
Melbourne Rebels player Tommy English, left, is tackled by Japan Sunwolves player Jiwon Koo as a seagull flies between them during a Super Rugby match in Melbourne on April 6. WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images
Auburn Tigers guard Samir Doughty shoots the ball against Virginia Cavaliers guard Ty Jerome during the second half their Final Four game at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on April 6. Bob Donnan/USA TODAY Sports
Maddison Coates of Queensland competes in the Women's 100 meter race during the Australian Track and Field Championships at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre on April 5. Matt King/Getty Images
Yan Gomes of the Washington Nationals breaks his bat during the eighth inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on April 6. Jim McIsaac/Getty Images
Arizona Coyotes goaltender Darcy Kuemper is hit in the face by the stick of Los Angeles center Trevor Lewis during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Glendale, Arizona, on April 2. The Kings defeated the Coyotes 3-1. Ross D. Franklin/AP
Sacramento Kings guard Corey Brewer falls to the court after dunking the ball during the first quarter of an NBA game against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Sacramento, California, on Thursday, April 4. Rich Pedroncelli/AP
Carolina Hurricanes forward Greg McKegg is checked into the boards by Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Nikita Zaitsev during the first period of their game at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on April 2. Dan Hamilton/USA TODAY Sports
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant dunks while defended by Denver Nuggets guard Will Barton during the first half of their NBA game at Oracle Arena in Oakland on April 2. Kyle Terada/USA TODAY Sports
A damaged car driven by Sebastian Vettel sends sparks flying during the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday, March 31. THAIER AL-SUDANI/REUTERS
Olimpia player Maximiliano Olivera collides with Omar Merlo and goalkeeper Patricio Alvarez of Sporting Cristal during a Libertadores Cup soccer match at the National stadium in Lima, Peru, on April 4. ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images