The Week in Sports Pictures: April 23 - April 29
In the pack
The peloton rides during the second stage of the Tour de Romandie UCI ProTour cycling race in Vaudoncourt, France on Thursday, April 26.
Rearrange your face
Boxer Lavarn Harvell, right, connects to the head of Tony Pietrantonio for a knockout during their third round of light heavyweight boxing in Atlantic City, N.J. on Saturday, April 28.
Ryan Godfrey and Shannon Falcone trim the main after shaking the first reef onboard PUMA Ocean Racing powered by BERG during leg 6 of the Volvo Ocean Race from Itajai, Brazil, to Miami, U.S.
The big stage
Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Robert Griffin III arrives on the red carpet during the 2012 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on Thursday, April 26 in New York. Griffin was selected No. 2 overall by the Washington Redskins.
Guilherme Augusto Guido of Brazil swims in the men's 50-meter backstroke heats at the Maria Lenk Trophy swimming competition to qualify for the 2012 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro on Tuesday, April 24.
Help from your fans
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie catches a foul ball by Seattle Mariners batter Munenori Kawasaki during the ninth inning of their game in Toronto on Sunday, April 29.
Competitors climb in the wind on their way to the Col De Riedmatten pass, during the Glacier Patrol race near Verbier, Switzerland on Saturday, April 28.
Greuther Frth soccer fans display a healthy amount of support for their team as they celebrate a successful season on Sunday, April 29. The club will play in the Bundesliga, Germany's top league, for the first time next season.
Over and under
Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce collides with Atlanta's Jannero Pargo during the second quarter of Game 1 of their opening-round NBA basketball playoff series on Sunday, April 29 in Atlanta.
Football, Aussie style
Lance Franklin of the Hawks marks during the round five AFL match between the Hawthorn Hawks and the Sydney Swans on Sunday, April 29 in Launceston, Australia.
Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, center, celebrates after scoring the winning penalty kick during the penalty shoot out at the end of the UEFA Champions League semifinal match against Real Madrid on Wednesday, April 25.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp leaps for joy after hitting a game-winning home run against the Washington Nationals on Saturday in Los Angeles.
Udinese's supporters hold placards written '25' in memory of late player Piermario Morosini prior to the Italian Serie A soccer match against Inter Milan on Wednesday, April 25 in Udine.
Rain, rain, go away
A groundsman walks on a covered playing arena following a rain storm during an Indian Premier League cricket match between Deccan Chargers and Kolkata Knight Riders in Kolkata, India on Tuesday, April 24.
Chen Hongqing of China competes in the men's 62kg during the Asian Weightlifting Championships in Pyeongtaek, South Korea on Wednesday, April 25.
Montpellier's Issam Tej, center, vies with Nimes' Thomas Tesoriere, left, during their handball match on Thursday, April 26 in Nimes, France.