In pictures: Today in sports

A pictorial look of an emotionally charged day in the world of sport

Washington Nationals
Giving it some stick | The force is strong with Yan Gomes of the Washington Nationals as he breaks his bat grounding out during the eighth inning in the baseball clash against the New York Mets at Citi Field. (File photo) Photo: AFP
manchester city fans
Your friends when you take awkward selfies in public | A selfie seems to be the ultimate prize for this Manchester City fan, even when authorities are quickly hustling her away. City breezed past Brighton with a 1-0 win in the FA Cup Semi-Finals. Photo: Reuters
Texas Tech Red Raiders Basketball
FOMO | Tariq Owens (front) of the Texas Tech Red Raiders is not happy about missing the action as he falls on court in their basketball game against the Michigan State Spartans in Minnesota. Photo: Getty Images
Sterling and Guardiola
Pushing limits | Raheem Sterling's got the look of a losing bargainer as he seems to have had enough of whatever Pep Guardiola has to say. Seen here from the Manchester City v Brighton & Hove Albion match on Saturday. Photo: Reuters
Isabell Werth and Helen Langehanenberg
That moment when your application for leave is sanctioned | You would be this happy, if not happier, if you won the FEI World Cup five times in your career! Germany's Isabell Werth is used to the champagne going around as Helen Langehanenberg, who came third, joins in the festivities at Gothenburg Horse Show in Sweden. (File photo) Photo: TT News Agency
Mesut Ozil
That moment when a kid in class reminds the teacher of homework | Mesut Ozil is a perfect meme template. Seen here during Arsenal's warm up ahead of their EPL clash with Everton in Liverpool on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Yulia Boyarintseva
Zen | Russia's Yulia Boyarintseva is a queen of snow in her own right, acing snow boarding, snow kiting and now yoga on the ice-covered banks of the Yenisei river outside Krasnoyarsk, Siberia. Chills, literal and metaphorical. Photo: Reuters
diego simeone
In the hot seat | Atletico Madrid's coach Diego Simeone has a lot of questions to answer after a disappointing season and a drubbing at the hands of FC Barcelona at Camp Nou. Photo: AFP
Migrants from Haiti in Mexico
Ball in their court | Migration can be traumatic but there are silver linings here and there. For this migrant from Haiti in Mexico, a game of soccer is a welcome break from reality. Photo: Reuters
Ironman 70.3
Man of steel | It's a test of the body and character and all about keeping a cool head as participants gear up for the swim portion of the Ironman 70.3 Oceanside in California. Photo: Getty Images
Endgame | Not even a personalised hulk could lift the spirits of the Royal Challengers Bangalore, which suffered their sixth straight defeat in IPL 2019 at the hands of Delhi Capitals in Bengaluru on Sunday. Photo: Bhagya Prakash K