In pictures: Today in sports

Competition, loyalty, joy, relief, accomplishment: it has been an eventful day for the world of sport. Here is a pictorial look of some of the best sporting moments from across the world.

virat kohli
Through thick and thin | As the Royal Challengers Bangalore inch close to their first win of the season, admirers of skipper Virat Kohli entered the pitch to hug him during the game against Kings XI Punjab in Mohali. Irrespective of their poor run, there's no love lost. (Credit: Akhilesh Kumar) Photo: AKHILESH KUMAR
Victor Wanyama
When someone's driving drives you crazy | We all know the feeling when we're getting to work and someone decides to seek us out to annoy us. Tottenham's Victor Wanyama though is quite ecstatic here, having scored against Huddersfield in their premier league clash. Photo: AFP
Jose Mourinho
Smiling one | Jose Mourinho is a different man when he's not along the field. He was spotted enjoying a few hours of football as Fulham took on Everton in London. Photo: Reuters
Lewis Hamilton
Sharp focus | It's all about speed for the drivers at the Chinese GP as glory and a shot at making it to the history books in F1's 1000th race will wait for no one. Here is Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain during the third practice session at the Shanghai International Circuit. (Credit: AP) Photo: AP
Julien Arias
When you get to the last slice of pizza before your sibling | Stade Francais' French winger Julien Arias (R) getting tackled is all of us when there's something brilliant to eat in the vicinity. The rugby player is seen here during the French Top 14 rugby union match between Racing Metro 92 and Agen in Paris. Photo: AFP
Caeleb Dressel
Surface tension | American swimmer Caeleb Dressel managed to swim a lifetime best in the 200 free during day four of the TYR Pro Swim Series in Richmond, Virginia. He swam his first 2 events, the 200 IM and 50 breast, on Saturday, but skipped the 100 free. Photo: Getty Images
Matt Murray
Conquered | Matt Murray of the Pittsburgh Penguins pauses following the game winning goal by Jordan Eberle of the New York Islanders during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum in New York. The Islanders defeated the Penguins 3-1. Photo: Getty Images
Anthony Sinisuka Ginting
Striving for perfection | We've all made this face when trying to execute a gentle return to stun our opponents. Few do it on a stage like the Singapore Open. Here is Indonesia's Anthony Sinisuka Ginting hitting a return against Taiwan's Chou Tien Chen during their men's singles match. Photo: AFP
NHL Stanley Cup
'High'end of the stick | Victory seems like a painful pursuit here as Evgeni Malkin (L) of the Pittsburgh Penguins get a first period call for high sticking Leo Komarov of the New York Islanders during the 2019 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs in New York. (Credit: AFP) Photo: AFP
Winnipeg Jets Whiteout
Whitewash | Winnipeg Jets fan uphold an age-hold tradition as they bring on the 'whiteout' as their team takes on the St. Louis Blues in the 2019 NHL Hockey Cup Playoffs in Canada. (Credit: AFP) Photo: AFP