May 4, 2012; Talladega, AL, USA; ARCA Racing Series driver Mike Affarano (83) barrel rolls through the tri-oval during the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 250 at the Talladega Superspeedway.
In your face
Floyd Mayweather Jr., right, lands a blow to the head of Miguel Cotto during their fight in Las Vegas. Mayweather won the WBA super welterweight title in a 12-round, unanimous decision.
Run for the roses
Mario Gutierrez aboard I'll Have Another crosses the finish line to win the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ken.
Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton hits his fourth two-run home run of the night during the ninth inning against Baltimore on Tuesday at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The Rangers defeated the Orioles 10-3.
Roost for the home team
A chicken wanders around the pitch at Ewood Park in Blackburn, England, after being brought in by Blackburn fans protesting against ownership of the English Premier League club.
A priestess releases a bird symbolic of peace during the final dress rehearsal for the lighting of the Olympic flame held on Wednesday in Greece. The flame was lit Thursday and will travel to London, where the Summer Games will take place from July 27-Aug. 12.
Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick stops a shot by St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo during the third period in Game 4 of their NHL Stanley Cup playoff series. The host Kings won 3-1 to complete a series sweep.
ARCA Racing Series driver Mike Affarano barrel rolls through the tri-oval during the International Motorsports Hall of Fame 250 at the Talladega Superspeedway.
Round and round he goes
A competitor in the Zorb race helps ring in the official opening of Olympic Stadium in London.
Canada's Roseline Fillion sets up a dive during the women's 10-meter final of the Canada Cup at Olympic Stadium in Montreal. Fillion won the silver medal.
Members of the Great Britain Synchronized Swimming squad pose after the announcement of the roster for the London 2012 Olympic Games at Garrison Sports Centre in Aldershot, England.
Michi Mueller of Germany adjusts the sail onboard Puma Ocean Racing during the sixth leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12 from Itajai, Brazil, to Miami.
Runners compete in the 3,000-meter steeplechase during the Seiko Golden Grand Prix at Todoroki Stadium in Kawasaki, Japan.
Runners make their way around the 13-kilometer course during Nike She Runs The Night at Centennial Park in Sydney, Australia.
We are the champions
Atletico Madrid players celebrate with the trophy after beating Athletic Bilbao 3-0 to win the Europa League final soccer match at the National Arena in Bucharest, Romania.
Up in the air
Yuko Shintake of Japan performs her balance beam routine during the Artistic Gymnastics NHK Trophy at Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo.
Union Rags yawns during his bath after a morning workout at Churchill Downs the day before the Kentucky Derby.
Lakers center Andrew Bynum dives for a loose ball as Denver Nuggets guard Andre Miller, right, looks on during the first half in Game 5 of their NBA playoff series in Los Angeles. Denver won 102-99.
The Washington Nationals' Xavier Nady loosens up on deck during the fourth inning of a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park in Pittsburgh on Wednesday. Nady finished 1 for 3 with an RBI in a 4-2 loss.
Chilean riot police shield players from Argentina's Boca Juniors as they leave the field after defeating Chile's Union Espanola 3-2 during a Copa Libertadores soccer match in Santiago.
Spanish bullfighter Eduardo Gallo performs at the Las Ventas bull ring in Madrid.