World sport: 10 photos we liked this week: 18-24 March

A selection of the most striking sports photographs from around the world this week.

Drew Tabke from the United States during the men"s ski event during the Verbier Xtreme Freeride World Tour (FWT) finals on the "Bec des Rosses" mountain above the alpine resort of Verbier, Switzerland, 23 March 2019. EPA/VALENTIN FLAURAUD
Verbier, Switzerland, 23 March: Drew Tabke of the United States takes part in the men's ski event during the Verbier Xtreme Freeride World Tour finals on the Bec des Rosses mountain in Verbier. The event was won by France's Wadeck Gorak. (Photo by Valentin Flauraud/EPA)
Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in action against Monica Niculescu of Romania during their women"s singles match at the Miami Open tennis tournament in Miami, Florida, USA, 23 March 2019. EPA/RHONA WISE
Miami, Florida, 23 March: Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki plays a shot through her legs during her second-round singles tie with Monica Niculescu at the Miami Open. (Photo by Rhona Wise/EPA)
Evgenia Tarasova (up) and Vladimir Morozov of Russia perform their free skating program during the Pairs skating event of the 2019 ISU World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama, Japan, 21 March 2019. The Russian pair took the silver medal. EPA/KIMIMASA MAYAMA
Saitama, Japan, 21 March: Russia's Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov perform on their way to a silver medal in the Pairs skating event at the 2019 ISU World Figure Skating Championships. (Photo by Kimimasa Mayama/EPA)
TAUNTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: Charlie Hammond riding Midnight Owle on their way to winning The Chetwood Wealth Management Novices' Handicap Chase at Taunton Racecourse on March 19, 2019 in Taunton, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
Taunton, England, 19 March: Midnight Owle, ridden by Charlie Hammond, clears a fence on the way to winning The Chetwood Wealth Management Novices' Handicap Chase at Taunton Racecourse. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
Clayton Henry #5 of the New Mexico State Aggies dives for the ball during the first half against the Auburn Tigers in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Vivint Smart Home Arena on March 21, 2019 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Salt Lake City, Utah, 21 March: Clayton Henry of the New Mexico State Aggies dives to keep the ball in play during their match against the Auburn Tigers in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. Auburn went on to win the game 78-77. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Riders during the 110th edition of the Milano-Sanremo cycling race, Italy, 23 March 2019. EPA/DARIO BELINGHERI
Italy, 23 March: Riders in action during the 110th edition of the annual Milan-San Remo one-day cycling race. The 2019 race was won by France's Julian Alaphilippe. (Photo by Dario Belingheri/EPA)
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - MARCH 22: Prom Meesawat of Thailand hits his tee-shot on the tenth hole on Day Two of the Maybank Championship at at Saujana Golf ^ Country Club, Palm Course on March 22, 2019 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 22 March: Thailand's Prom Meesawat tees off on the 10th hole during the second day of the Maybank Championship at Saujana Golf Club. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
HONG KONG, HONG KONG - MARCH 23: Lu Guangzu from China during the Badminton Asia Mixed Team Championships 2019 Tong Yun Kai Cup quarter finals at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium Arena on March 23, 2019 in Hong Kong. (Photo by Ivan Shum - Clicks Images/Getty Images)
Hong Kong, 23 March: Lu Guangzu of China stretches to reach the shuttlecock during the quarter-finals of the Badminton Asia Mixed Team Championships 2019 Tong Yun Kai Cup. (Photo by Ivan Shum - Clicks Images/Getty Images)
WINCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 24: Competitors in action in the EMX250 class race during the MXGP Great Britain Championship at Matterley Basin on March 24, 2019 in Winchester, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Winchester, England, 24 March: Competitors take part in the EMX250 class race during the MXGP Great Britain Championship at Matterley Basin. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 23: Katie Loynes of the Blues attempts to mark the ball during the AFLW Preliminary Final match between the Carlton Blues and the Fremantle Dockers at Ikon Park on March 23, 2019 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Mike Owen/Getty Images)
Melbourne, Australia, 23 March: Katie Loynes of the Carlton Blues attempts to mark the ball during their AFLW Preliminary Final match against the Fremantle Dockers at Ikon Park. (Photo by Mike Owen/Getty Images)

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