Here’s a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.
This week’s shots include a Paris Marathoner in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower, a scramble for the ball during the women’s NCAA basketball tournament, and a watery celebration by golfer Lexi Thompson.
This gallery contains photos published April 6-8.
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This gallery was curated by photo editor Alyssa Goodman in New York.