The Week in Sports Pictures: April 9 - April 15
Danny Torres of Spain rides his bike on the helipad of the Burj al Arab prior to the first stop the Red Bull X-Fighters World Tour in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on Wednesday, April 11.
Catch the action
A television cameraman catches a foul ball hit by Minnesota Twins batter Justin Morneau during the ninth inning of a Major League Baseball game against the Texas Rangers on Saturday, April 14.
Too close for comfort
The Artemis Racing boat, left, touches the gennaker of Luna Rossa Swordfish during the semifinals of the America Cup World Series in Naples on Sunday, April 15. Artemis won to reach the final against Luna Rossa-Piranha.
New Jersey Nets player MarShon Brooks, right, and Philadelphia's Elton Brand compete for the ball in the first quarter of an NBA game on Tuesday, April 10 in Newark, N.J.
Jockey James Reveley falls from Always Right at The Chair fence during the Grand National horse race in Liverpool, England on Saturday, April 14.
Steer wrestler Jim Banister of Cottonwood, Calif. competes at the Oakdale Rodeo.
Primoz Kozmus of Slovenia throws a hammer during his training for 2012 London Olympics in Brezice. Kozmus was the Olympic gold medallist in Beijing.
It's a stretch
Georgia Nanscawen of Australia reaches for the ball under Rachel Dawson of the US during the Four Nations field hockey tournament on Thursday, April 12 in Auckland, New Zealand.
Kansas City Royals center fielder Jarrod Dyson can't reach a ball hit by Jason Kipnis of the Cleveland Indians during their game on Friday, April 13 in Kansas City, Mo.
Kelly Cartwright competes in the Women's Long Jump Ambulant during day one of the Australian Athletics Championships on Friday, April 13 in Melbourne, Australia.