What a shot! 28 amazing sports photos

Published 6:38 AM ET, Tue March 29, 2016
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Malachi Richardson celebrates a 3-pointer during Syracuse's 68-62 victory over Virginia on Sunday, March 27. Richardson, a freshman, scored 21 second-half points as the Orange came back from 16 down to clinch a spot in the Final Four. Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
Philadelphia's Ryan Jackson hits the dirt near home plate during a spring-training game in Clearwater, Florida, on Saturday, March 26. He was tagged out on the play. Chris O'Meara/AP
Paraguay goalkeeper Justo Villar punches the ball near Ecuador's Enner Valencia during a World Cup qualifying match on Thursday, March 24. The teams tied 2-2 in Quito, Ecuador. RODRIGO BUENDIA/AFP/Getty Images
Goeido, above, throws Harumafuji to win a match Wednesday, March 23, at the Grand Sumo Spring Tournament in Osaka, Japan. The Asahi Shimbun/Getty Images
Daniel Ochefu, right, embraces Villanova teammate Ryan Arcidiacono as Arcidiacono hugs head coach Jay Wright on Saturday, March 26. The Wildcats had just defeated Kansas 64-59 in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Jordan Spieth drops his club after hitting a shot at the WGC Match Play on Saturday, March 26. Spieth lost to Louis Oosthuizen in the fourth round. Erich Schlegel/USA TODAY Sports
Canada's Amy Nixon wears a pair of bunny ears on Easter Sunday, March 27, before playing a game at the World Curling Championship in Swift Current, Saskatchewan. Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press/AP
Miami's Hassan Whiteside has his shot blocked during an NBA game in San Antonio on Wednesday, March 23. Ronald Cortes/Getty Images
Karson Kuhlman, center, celebrates Friday, March 25, after his goal in double overtime lifted Minnesota-Duluth to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. The Bulldogs defeated Providence, the defending national champions, by a 2-1 score. Richard T Gagnon/Getty Images
Andre Ward punches Sullivan Barrera during their light-heavyweight bout in Oakland, California, on Saturday, March 26. Ward won by unanimous decision to improve his record to 29-0. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Uruguay's Luis Suarez, right, fends off Brazil's David Luiz during a World Cup qualifier in Recife, Brazil, on Friday, March 25. It was Suarez's first international match since he bit Italy's Georgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup. He scored the last goal in a 2-2 draw. Buda Mendes/Getty Images
Connecticut basketball players -- from left, Briana Pulido, Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson and Katie Lou Samuelson -- celebrate after thrashing Mississippi State in the NCAA Tournament on Saturday, March 26. The undefeated Huskies won 98-38, a record margin of victory for the Sweet 16. UConn has won the last three NCAA titles. Jessica Hill/AP
Heather Watson shouts during a third-round match at the Miami Open on Saturday, March 26. Watson defeated Yanina Wickmayer in three sets. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
A snowboarder performs during the Red Bull Jump and Freeze competition near Almaty, Kazakhstan, on Tuesday, March 22. Shamil Zhumatov/REUTERS/Newscom
Scott Van Slyke, an outfielder with the Los Angeles Dodgers, misses a catch during a spring-training game in Phoenix on Sunday, March 27. Jae C.Hong/AP
Duke's Grayson Allen goes up for a shot against Oregon's Casey Benson during an NCAA Tournament game on Thursday, March 24. Oregon won 82-68 to advance to the Elite Eight. Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images
Surrey's Gareth Batty, right, clears two pigeons off the wicket during a preseason cricket match in London against Nick Compton and Middlesex on Wednesday, March 23. Dan Mullan/Getty Images
Ian Middleton, the cox of the victorious Cambridge crew, is thrown into the River Thames after beating Oxford in London's historic Boat Race on Sunday, March 27. Clive Rose/Getty Images
Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop stretches before the third period of an NHL game on Tuesday, March 22. Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images
Gonzaga's Eric McClellan, left, and Josh Perkins embrace in the locker room after losing to Syracuse in the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 on Friday, March 25. Nam Y. Huh/AP
Victor Espinoza rides California Chrome to victory in the Dubai World Cup, the world's richest horse race, on Saturday, March 26. Warren Little/Getty Images
Tennessee forward Bashaara Graves is fouled by Syracuse's Briana Day during an NCAA Tournament game on Sunday, March 27. Syracuse won 89-67 to advance to the Final Four. Charlie Neibergall/AP
Jason Day, right, celebrates after sinking a putt to beat Rory McIlroy, left, in the semifinals of the WGC Match Play on Sunday, March 27. Day went on to beat Louis Oosthuizen in the final and move to No. 1 in the world rankings. Tom Pennington/Getty Images
England defender Gary Cahill celebrates after his team defeated Germany 3-2 in a friendly match in Berlin on Saturday, March 26. Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images
Notre Dame's Rex Pflueger, center, is tied up by North Carolina's Brice Johnson, left, and Isaiah Hicks during their Elite Eight game on Sunday, March 27. North Carolina advanced to the Final Four with an 88-74 victory. Elsa/Getty Images
RG Snyman, a rugby player with the Bulls, is lifted by his teammates Saturday, March 26, during a Super Rugby match against the Sunwolves in Singapore. The Bulls are based in Pretoria, South Africa. The Sunwolves hail from Tokyo. Newscom/REUTERS
Maryland center Diamond Stone covers his head with his jersey after the Terrapins were knocked out of the NCAA Tournament by Kansas on Thursday, March 24. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
Dayron Varona, right, hugs members of the Cuban national team after he and the Tampa Bay Rays played an exhibition game in Havana, Cuba, on Tuesday, March 22. Varona defected from Cuba in 2013 and was called up by the Rays to play in the historic game. U.S. President Barack Obama was in attendance. See 33 amazing sports photos from last week Joe Raedle/Getty Images