Here’s a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.
New Zealand’s rugby sevens team performing its trademark haka after victory in Hong Kong, heartbroken college basketball players and a playful doggy mascot for the Milwaukee Brewers all feature in this week’s images.
Canada’s Jennifer Kish, left, on the ground, is tackled by France’s Jade Le Pesq, right, during the final match of Women’s Invitational Cup at the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament in Hong Kong, Friday, March 28, 2014. Canada won 24-0. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)
The pit crew for Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, of Britain, change his tires during the Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix at Sepang International Circuit in Sepang, Malaysia, Sunday, March 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File)
West Indies’ players pounce on captain Darren Sammy, second right, to celebrate their win over Australia in the ICC Twenty20 Cricket World Cup match in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Friday, March 28, 2014. West Indies won the match by six wickets. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi, File)
Hank, the unofficial mascot of the Milwaukee Brewers, plays with a player’s bat on the field before an opening day baseball game between the Milwaukee Brewers and Atlanta Braves at Miller Park, Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps, File)
Florida center Patric Young (4) watches his shot as Dayton forward Dyshawn Pierre falls to the floor during the second half in a regional final game at the NCAA college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)
Real’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Rayo Vallecano at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, March 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki, File)
Tennessee guard Antonio Barton sits in the locker room after an NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal college basketball tournament game against Michigan, Friday, March 28, 2014, in Indianapolis. Michigan won 73-71. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
Kentucky’s Andrew Harrison (5), Julius Randle (30) and Alex Poythress react to a call during the second half of an NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal college basketball tournament game against Louisville, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
Louisville’s Akoy Agau covers his head in the locker room after an NCAA Midwest Regional semifinal college basketball tournament game against Kentucky, Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Indianapolis. Kentucky won 74-69. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
The New Zealand rugby team dance after winning the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament against England in Hong Kong, Sunday, March 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, File)
This gallery contains photos published March 28-31 and was curated by photo editor Alyssa Goodman in New York.
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