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World Sport in Pictures, April 2014

Published 30/04/2014

Real's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his side's 4th goal during the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Real's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his side's 4th goal during the Champions League semifinal second leg soccer match between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid at the Allianz Arena in Munich, southern Germany, Tuesday, April 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid scores the third goal during the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Real Madrid at Allianz Arena on April 29, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid scores the second goal during the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Real Madrid at Allianz Arena on April 29, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid celebrates scoring the first goal during the UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Real Madrid at Allianz Arena on April 29, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Pele celebrating the "Hublot Loves Football" American Kickoff with Pele at Romero Britto's Studio at Britto Central on April 28, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by John Parra/Getty Images for Hublot)
Head coach Pep Guardiola looks on during the FC Bayern Muenchen press conference ahead of their UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg match against Real Madrid at Allianz Arena on April 28, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Tom Daley of Great Britain competes in the Men's 10m Platform Final on day three of the FINA/NVC Diving World Series at the London Aquatics Centre on April 27, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
A Serbian riot police officer disperses the crowd past burning seats after a Serbian National soccer league derby match against Partizan, in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, April 26, 2014. Thousands of riot policemen have been deployed throughout Belgrade to prevent possible violence during a derby match between bitter rivals Red Star and Partizan. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
China's Ruolin Chen on her way to winning the gold medal in the women's 10m platform final during day three of the FINA Diving World Series Event at The Aquatics Centre, London.
Red Star soccer fans cheer during a Serbian National soccer league derby match against Partizan, in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, April 26, 2014. Thousands of riot policemen have been deployed throughout Belgrade to prevent possible violence during a derby match between bitter rivals Red Star and Partizan. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Red Star soccer fans cheer during a Serbian National soccer league derby match against Partizan, in Belgrade, Serbia, Saturday, April 26, 2014. Thousands of riot policemen have been deployed throughout Belgrade to prevent possible violence during a derby match between bitter rivals Red Star and Partizan. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
MotoGP rider Marc Marquez of Spain posses with promotion girls on the podium after winning Argentina's Motorcycle Grand Prix at the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit, Argentina, Sunday, April 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Great Britain's Tonia Couch during the women's 10m platform final during day three of the FINA Diving World Series Event at The Aquatics Centre, London
IBF, WBA, WBO and IBO champion Wladimir Klitschko from Ukraine celebrates winning the heavyweight world title bout against his Australian challenger Alex Leapai in Oberhausen, western Germany, Saturday, April 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
Jian Yang of China competes in the Men's 10m Platform Final on day three of the FINA/NVC Diving World Series at the London Aquatics Centre on April 27, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
A Crystal Palace fan wears an eagle mask during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Manchester City at Selhurst Park on April 27, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy celebrate victory in the womens doubles final over Cara Black of Zimbabwe and Sania Mirza of India on day seven of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix 2014 at Porsche-Arena on April 27, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Victory celebrations by Jonathan Brownlee, Javier Gomez and Igor Polyanskiy at the Elite Men Olympic Distance during the Discovery World Triathlon on April 27, 2014 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Carl Fourie/Gallo Images/Getty Images)
Liverpool fans show their colours during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on April 27, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Maria Sharapova of Russia celebrates victory in the final against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia on day seven of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix 2014 at Porsche-Arena on April 27, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Maria Sharapova of Russia hits a backhand during the final against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia on day seven of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix 2014 at Porsche-Arena on April 27, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool on his knees during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on April 27, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Manager Brendan Rodgers of Liverpool looks to a dejected Steven Gerrard of Liverpool at the end of the match during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on April 27, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Steven Gerrard and Jon Flanagan of Liverpool have words with Jose Mourinho manager of Chelsea during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Chelsea at Anfield on April 27, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Sergei Ryzhikov of FC Rubin Kazan fails to save a shot during the Russian Premier League match between PFC CSKA Moscow and FC Rubin Kazan at the Arena Khimki Stadium on April 27, 2014 in Khimki, Russia. (Photo by Epsilon/Getty Images)
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Cardiff City at the Stadium of Light on April 27, 2014 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
HONG KONG - APRIL 27: Tommy Berry on Designs on Rome celebrates after winning the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup at Sha Tin racecourse on April 27, 2014 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by Xaume Olleros/Getty Images)***BESTPIX***
Will Minson (R) of the Bulldogs hits Sam Jacobs of the Crows in the face during a ruck contest during the round six AFL match between the Western Bulldogs and the Adelaide Crows at Etihad Stadium on April 27, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, celebrates with a burnout after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on April 26, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on April 26, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)
Ana Ivanovich of Serbia during her semi final match against Jelena Jankovic of Serbia on day six of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix at Porsche Arena on April 26, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
A young fan shows his approval of the appointment of Ryan Giggs during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Norwich City at Old Trafford on April 26, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
ASM Clermont Auvergne fan before the Heineken Cup Semi-Final match between Saracens and ASM Clermont Auvergne at Twickenham Stadium on April 26, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Abel Hernandez of Palermo celebrates with his team mates after winning during the Serie B match between US Latina Calcio and US Citta di Palermo on April 26, 2014 in Latina, Italy. (Photo by Tullio M. Puglia/Getty Images)
Maria Sharapova of Russia serves during her match against of Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova Russia on day four of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix 2014 at Porsche Arena on April 24, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians attempts to score ahead of the tag by Brett Hayes #12 of the Kansas City Royals as home plate umpire Greg Gibson calls him out during the first inning of their game on April 24, 2014 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. The play was reviewed and the call was upheld. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)
ayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals is doused with water by teammates, after he hit an RBI double to score two runs to tie the game in the ninth inning, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Nationals Park on April 23, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 5-4. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Real's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after failing to score during a Champions League semifinal first leg soccer match between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul White)
Yangervis Solarte #26 of the New York Yankees throws to first base over his teammate Masahiro Tanaka #19 against the Boston Red Sox during the game at Fenway Park on April 22, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
File photo dated 01/10/2013 of Manchester United manager David Moyes (right) with Ryan Giggs during a training session at the AON Training Complex, Manchester. Giggs has been named as Manchester United's caretaker manager following David Moyes' sacking.
Josep Guardiola, coach of Bayern Muenchen looks dejected with Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid during the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg match between Real Madrid and FC Bayern Muenchen at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 23, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Gareth Bale of Real Madrid takes on Philipp Lahm of Bayern Muenchen during the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg match between Real Madrid and FC Bayern Muenchen at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 23, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
Xabi Alonso of Real Madrid challenges Thomas Mueller of Bayern Muenchen watched by Mario Goetze of Bayern Muenchen during the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg match between Real Madrid and FC Bayern Muenchen at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 23, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Karim Benzema of Real Madrid scores the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg match between Real Madrid and FC Bayern Muenchen at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 23, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Judd Trump of England in action against Tom Ford of England during day four of the The Dafabet World Snooker Championship at Crucible Theatre on April 21, 2014 in Sheffield, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
An Atletico fan shows his colours during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final first leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 22, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Jelena Jankovic of Serbia hits a backhand during her first round match against Mona Barthel of Germany during day 2 of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix 2014 at Porsche-Arena on April 22, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Marcin Wasilewski (top), Chris Wood and Matty James (R) of Leicester City celebrate winning the Championship with goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel (L) after the Sky Bet Championship match between Bolton Wanderers and Leicester City at Reebok Stadium on April 22, 2014 in Bolton, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Atletico signs prior to start the UEFA Champions League Semi Final first leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea FC at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 22, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
Atletico de Madrid fans cheer their team prior to start the UEFA Champions League Semi Final first leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea FC at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 22, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
An injured John Terry of Chelsea receives treatment during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final first leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 22, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech is covered by a blanket as he leaves the pitch following an injury during the Champions League semifinal first leg soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Chelsea at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, April 22, 2014 .(AP Photo/Paul White)
Chelsea physio Eva Carneiro during the Champions League semifinal first leg soccer match between Atletico Madrid and Chelsea at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul White)
Manager Jose Mourinho of Chelsea walks out for the start of the UEFA Champions League Semi Final first leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Chelsea at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 22, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
Roberta Vinci of Italy hits a backhand during her first round match against Annika Beck of Germany during day 2 of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix 2014 at Porsche-Arena on April 22, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Kobayashi Yuzo of Yokohama F. Marinos reacts after losing the AFC Asian Champions League match between Guangzhou Evergrande and Yokohama F. Marinos at Tianhe Sports Center on April 22, 2014 in Guangzhou, China. (Photo by Zhong Zhi/Getty Images)
Local Liverpool Legends Steve McManaman and International Liverpoll Greats Luis Garcia (right) during the Celebration of The 96 Charity Match at Anfield, Liverpool. Picture date: April 21, 2014. PhotoL Peter Byrne/PA
Kari Lehtonen #32 of the Dallas Stars deflects a shot on goal against the Anaheim Ducks in the second period in Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at at American Airlines Center on April 21, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion at Etihad Stadium on April 21, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Manchester City fans hold banners during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion at Etihad Stadium on April 21, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Burnley's Ashley Barnes (third left) celebrates with a bottle of champagne after his side win promotion to the Premier League during the Sky Bet Championship match at Turf Moor, Burnley.
Michael Kightly of Burnley celebrates scoring their second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Burnley and Wigan Athletic at Turf Moor on April 21, 2014 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)
Johana Konta of Great Britain serves during her first round match against Kaia Kanepi of Estonia on day one of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix at Porsche-Arena on April 21, 2014 in Stuttgart, Germany. (Photo by Adam Pretty/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Supporters of Manchester City have their pictures taken with Moonchester the official mascot prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion at Etihad Stadium on April 21, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Glen Chapple of Lancashire successfully appeals for the wicket of Warwickshire's Varun Chopra (L) during the LV County Championship match between Lancashire and Warwickshire at Old Trafford on April 21, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Paul Thomas/Getty Images)
A runner with a temporary Boston Marathon tattoo gets ready to run the 118th Boston Marathon in the Boston Commons on April 21, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
Adam Blair celebrates the win with his Wests Tigers teammates after winning during the round seven NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium on April 21, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ashley Feder/Getty Images)
Tim Mannah of the Eels offloads as Aaron Woods of the Tigers defends during the round seven NRL match between the Parramatta Eels and the Wests Tigers at ANZ Stadium on April 21, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
Spain's Pablo Larrazabal jumps into a water hazard in an attempt to avoid being attacked by a swarm of hornets during round two of the 2014 Maybank Malaysian Open at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on April 18, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Getty Images)
Benfica supporters celebrate at the end of their Portuguese league soccer match with Olhanense, Sunday April 20, 2014, at Benfica's Luz stadium in Lisbon. Benfica defeated Olhanense 2-0 to win the championship with two rounds left to play. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)
Carol Fabish watches the action on the sixth green while wearing bunny ears for Easter during the final round of the RBC Heritage golf tournament in Hilton Head Island, S.C., Sunday, April 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)
Pedro Rodriguez of FC Barcelona celebrates with his teammate Lionel Messi after scoring his team's first goal during the La Liga match between FC Barcelona and Athletic Club at Camp Nou on April 20, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
The #7 Toyota Racing TS040 Hybrid LMP1 driven by Kazuki Nakajima of Japan, Stephane Sarrazin of France and Alexander Wurz of Austria during the FIA World Endurance Championship 6 Hours of Silverstone sportscar race at the Silverstone Circuit on April 20, 2014 in Northampton, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia in action against Donna Vekic of Crotia in the singles final during day three of the Malaysian Tennis Open at The Royal Selangor Golf Club on April 20, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by How Foo Yeen/Getty Images)
David Moyes manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on April 20, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
A young Eveton fan has his face painted during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Manchester United at Goodison Park on April 20, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Steven Gerrard of Liverpool celebrates at the final whistle during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Liverpool at Carrow Road on April 20, 2014 in Norwich, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool celebrates scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Liverpool at Carrow Road on April 20, 2014 in Norwich, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
Kane Lucas (L) and Tom Bell of the Blues celebrate their win on the siren during the round five AFL match between the Western Bulldogs and the Carlton Blues at Etihad Stadium on April 20, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates his victory with his team following the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit on April 20, 2014 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Paul Vaughan of the Raiders celebrates with team mate Glen Buttriss after scoring the match winning try during the round seven NRL match between the Canberra Raiders and the Melbourne Storm at GIO Stadium on April 20, 2014 in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
Coco Crisp #4 covers Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics with a cream pie after Reddick had the game-winning hit in the ninth inning of their game against the Houston Astros on the at O.co Coliseum on April 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) *
Jermaine O'Neal #7 of the Golden State Warriors fouls Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers in Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on April 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
Fabio Borini (C) of Sunderland celebrates with team mates after scoring his sides second goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on April 19, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Yordano Ventura #30 of the Kansas City Royals fields a ball next to a cut out likeness of Alex Gordon during batting practice prior to a game against the Minnesota Twins at Kauffman Stadium on April 19, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
Nicholas Meregali of Brazil reacts after winning against Mahamed Santos of Brazil in the Men's purple belt open weight finals during the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship at First Gulf Bank Arena on April 19, 2014 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)
Nils Petersen of Bremen celebrates scoring his goal with teamates during the Bundesliga match between Werder Bremen and 1899 Hoffenheim at Weserstadion on April 19, 2014 in Bremen, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Fentara ridden by Jake Greenall clears a fence on their way to victory in the Tim Molony Handicap Steeple Chase at Haydock Racecourse on April 19, 2014 in Haydock, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Dejan Gebremeskel of Ethopia edges out Ben True of the United States at the finish line of the 2014 B.A.A. 5K on April 19, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Connor Wickham of Sunderland and Vincent Kompany of Manchester City battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on April 16, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Connor Wickham of Sunderland celebrates after scoring his first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on April 16, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Joe Hart of Manchester City reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on April 16, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers signs an autograph for a fan during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Crystal Palace at Goodison Park on April 16, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)
Gareth Bale of Real Madrid reacts after scoring Real's 2nd goal during the Copa del Rey Final between Real Madrid and Barcelona at Estadio Mestalla on April 16, 2014 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
Real's Cristiano Ronaldo waits for the start of the final of the Copa del Rey between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Ronaldo was unable to play due to an injury. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Gareth Bale (L) of Real Madrid celebrates beside Xabi Alonso after scoring Real's 2nd goal during the Copa del Rey Final between Real Madrid and Barcelona at Estadio Mestalla on April 16, 2014 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)
Real's Cristiano Ronaldo holds the trophy after Real Madrid won the final of the Copa del Rey between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Ronaldo was injured and didn't play. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)
Iker Casillas of Real Madrid CF celebrates with the trophy after winning the Copa del Rey Final between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona at Estadio Mestalla on April 16, 2014 in Valencia, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts during the final of the Copa del Rey between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Rafael Nadal of Spain returns the ball to Teymuraz Gabashvili of Russia during their match of the Monte Carlo Tennis Masters tournament in Monaco, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Nadal won 6-4 6-1. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
A woman walks past a Hillsborough tribute banner as fans arrive in Anfield for a memorial service marking the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield stadium on April 15, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
Frankie Dettori dismounts after riding Sandiva to win The Lanwades Stud Nell Gwyn Stakes at Newmarket racecourse on April 16, 2014 in Newmarket, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
A tribute to those who lost their lives in the Hillsborough Disaster is seen on the giant screen before the FA Cup Semi Final match at Wembley Stadium, London.
Handout photo dated 31/03/2014 provided by British Cycling of Britain's Liam Phillips jumps the final straight at Manchester's National Cycling Centre, during a training session days before the opening round of the 2014 UCI BMX Supercross World Cup
Arsenal's Tomas Rosicky goes down under a challenge from West Ham United's Mark Noble (right) as they battle for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London.
A Liverpool fan pays her respect to the victims of the Hillsborough disaster in Market Square, Nottingham.
96, made up of fans scarves, fills the centre circle before the Hillsborough 25th Anniversary Memorial Service at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool.
A fan ties a scarf to the Shankly Gates at Anfield, before the Hillsborough 25th Anniversary Memorial Service.
Family members of Keith McGrath lay flowers at the Hillsborough memorial at Anfield, before the Hillsborough 25th Anniversary Memorial Service
Liverpool fans sing 'You'll Never Walk Alone' during the Hillsborough memorial service marking the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield stadium on April 15, 2014 in Liverpool, England (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
Lauren Quigley competing in the Womans Open 50m Backstroke Semi Final during the 2014 British Gas Swimming Championships at Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow. Photo: Mark Runnacles/PA
Stephen Gallagher from Shadetree Sports; Minister Danny Kennedy; PSNI Assistant Chief Constable Alan Todd; Ian Campbell from Translink; Gerry Copeland, Belfast City Council Events Manager and Susie McCullough from NITB at a media event at Belfast City Hall, Belfast, after Transport Minister Danny Kennedy urged the public to use public transport to ensure they have the best view of the Giro d'Italia race.
Sarah Bird (left) and Sara Motaghian take a closer look at a Gold medal which will be awarded to athletes at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, at their unveiling at Kelvingrove museum Glasgow. Photo: David Cheskin/PA
Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater squanders a chance during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Madejski Stadium, Reading
Tom Daley during the Tom Daley Diving Academy Launch at the Aquatic Centre, London. Photo credit: John Walton/PA
Soccer legend Pele (left) poses with a Madame Tussauds New York wax figure of himself at the New York Cosmo's Home Opener at James M. Shuart Stadium on April 13, 2014 in Hempstead, New York. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Madame Tussauds New York)
Marco Loughran competes in the Men's 200m Backstroke heats on day five of the British Gas Swimming Championships 2014 at Tollcross International Swimming Centre on April 14, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Liverpool scarves cover 96 seats in memory of the victims of the Hillsborough disaster 25 years ago during the FA Cup Semi Final match at Wembley Stadium, London
A tribute to the 96 fans who died during the Hillsborough disaster, outside the ground before the Sky Bet Championship match at Hillsborough, Sheffield
Players from both teams line up for a minutes silence in front of fans in the Kop displaying cards to form a message in remembrance of the 96 Liverpool fans that lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster during the Barclays Premier League match at Anfield, Liverpool. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA
A badge is shown in memory of the Hillsborough disaster, before the Barclays Premier League match at Anfield, Liverpool
Bubba Watson, right, shakes hands with Jordan Spieth after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Bubba Watson carries his son Caleb after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Bubba Watson is kissed by his wife Angie after winning the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Miguel Angel Jimenez, of Spain, reacts to his tee shot on the 12th hole during the fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Defending Masters champion Adam Scott, of Australia, acknowledges applause on the 18th green following his fourth round of the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Mike Conway of England, driver of the #20 Ed Carpenter Racing Dallara Chevrolet, on the track during the Verizon IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 13, 2014 on the streets of Long Beach, California. (Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson of the United States speaks during the green jacket presentation after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Adam Scott of Australia presents Bubba Watson of the United States with the green jacket after Watson won the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Carlos Munoz of Colombia driver of the #34 Andretti HVW Dallara Honda (left), third place and Will Power driver of the #12 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet, second place, celebrate by spraying podium girl Clarissa as Jessica looks on during the Verizon IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 13, 2014 on the streets of Long Beach, California. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)
Third place finisher Carlos Munoz of Colombia driver of the #34 Andretti HVW Dallara Honda, winner Mike Conway of England driver of the #20 Ed Carpenter Racing Dallara Chevrolet and third place finisher Will Power driver of the #12 Team Penske Dallara Chevrolet celebrate by spraying podium girls Jessica (left) and Clarissa during the Verizon IndyCar Series Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April 13, 2014 on the streets of Long Beach, California. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)
Bubba Watson of the United States poses with the green jacket after winning the 2014 Masters Tournament by a three-stroke margin at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Eek O'Hairy, maskot at London Irish during the Aviva Premiership match between London Irish and Newcastle Falcons on April 13 2014 at the Madejski Stadium in Reading, England. (Photo by David Jones/Getty Images)
Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils salutes the fan while leaving the ice following a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins at the Prudential Center on April 13, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. There has been speculation that this could be Brodeur's final game with the team. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a bunker shot on the second hole during the final round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 13, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Goalkeeper Jens Grahl of Hoffenheim celebrates his team's second goal during the Bundesliga match between 1899 Hoffenheim and FC Augsburg at Wirsol Rhein-Neckar Arena on April 13, 2014 in Sinsheim, Germany. (Photo by Simon Hofmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)
General View of Liverpool fans on the Kop prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 13, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool scores his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 13, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 13, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
The Liverpool players acknowledge a minutes silence for the Hillsborough victims on the 25th anniversary of the tragedy prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 13, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Wilson Kipsang of Kenya crosses the finish line to win the men's elite race at the Virgin London Marathon on April 13, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Tom Dulat/Getty Images)
Crowds make their way to the stadium prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 13, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Crowds are held back for the arrival of the Liverpool Team coach prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield on April 13, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Jeremy Laidler of the Swans runs towards goal during the round four AFL match between the Sydney Swans and the North Melbourne Kangaroos at Sydney Cricket Ground on April 13, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
David Lough #9 of the Baltimore Orioles smiles after being pied in the face for hitting the game-winning RBI single to score teammate Stephen Lombardozzi (not pictured) against the Toronto Blue Jays in the twelfth inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on April 12, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Baltimore Orioles won, 2-1, in the twelfth inning. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
Lukasz Fabianski of Arsenal saves Jack Collison of Wigan Athletic's penalty during the shoot out during the FA Cup Semi-Final match between Wigan Athletic and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on April 12, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
96 empty seats are draped with Liverpool scarves to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster prior to the FA Cup Semi-Final match between Wigan Athletic and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on April 12, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Karl Darlow of Nottingham Forest cant stop Nedum Onuoha of Queens Park Rangers (Not Pictured) scoring QPR's 3rd goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Nottingham Forest at Loftus Road on April 12, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)
Luton Town fans ahead of the Skrill Conference Premier match between Luton Town and Braintree Town at Kenilworth Road on April 12, 2014 in Luton, England. (Photo by Tim Keeton/Getty Images)
File photo dated 06/05/2013 of Ronnie O'Sullivan. "I've won so many tournaments now that you just accept it, it's part of the job," O'Sullivan said. "It's about stacking it up and getting the CV looking as nice as you possibly can so when you don't play, people can say he won this, won that, had this amount of maximum breaks, this amount of centuries. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire
The crew of Derry-Londonderry-Doire celebrates shortly after arriving in San Francisco after racing from China in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race on Friday, April 11, 2014. Photo:Josh Edelson/PA
Sailor Andrew Taylor aboard, Derry-Londonderry-Doire arrives in San Francisco after racing from China in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race on Friday, April 11, 2014. Taylor, who fell overboard during rough weather in Race 10 Leg 6, was taken to a hospital after docking. Photo: Josh Edelson/PA
Jordan Spieth, left, shakes hands with Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, on the 18th green following their second round of the Masters golf tournament Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, hits from the azaleas on No. 13 during the second round of the Masters golf tournament, Friday, April 11, 2014, in Augusta
Sophie Thornill (top) celebrates with her pilot Rachel James after winning the 1km time trial during day two of the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships at the Aguascalientes Bicentenary Velodrome, Aguascalientes, Mexico. Photo: Christian Palma/PA
Dundee United Fans sing ahead of the William Hill Scottish Cup Semi Final between Rangers and Dundee United at Ibrox Stadium on April 12, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)
The #70 Mazda Diesel Mazda Prototype of Tom Long and Sylvain Tremblay during practice for the Tudor United Sports Car Championship Series Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach on April 11, 2014 on the streets of Long Beach, California. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)
Actor Adrien Brody attends the 37th Annual Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race qualifiying on April 11, 2014 in Long Beach, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The sun sets prior to the start of the NASCAR Nationwide Series VFW Sport Clips Help A Hero 200 at Darlington Raceway on April 11, 2014 in Darlington, South Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
Caroline Wozniacki talks with caddie J.P. Fitzgerald during the second round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Timothy Bradley weighs in, as his trainer Joel Diaz reacts prior to his WBO World Welterweight Title bout against Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 11, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland walks out of the azaleas bushes behind the 13th green on April 11, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland walks out of the azaleas bushes at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
A patron watches the play on the 15th hole during the second round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 11, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Actor Adrien Brody attends the 37th Annual Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race qualifiying on April 11, 2014 in Long Beach, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland lines up a putt on the 18th green during the first round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Former soccer player Cafu, left, watches as Brazilian model Fernanda Lima controls a soccer ball as they present the uniform that will be used by volunteers working at the 2014 World Cup soccer tournament, during Fashion Week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, April 10, 2014. Brazil will host this year's World Cup. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
A spectator watches competitors during the first round of the Masters golf tournament Thursday, April 10, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Stewart Cink of the United States hits his second shot on the second hole during the first round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Holly Hibbott competes in the Junior Womans 400m IM during the 2014 British Gas Swimming Championships at Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow. Picture date: Thursday April 10, 2014. Photo: Danny Lawson/PA
Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell has received an 18-month suspension for a positive doping test. Asafa Powell of Jamaica speaks to the media during the 2013 Stawell Gift carnival at Central Park in Stawell, Australia. Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images
Honorary starters Gary Player, Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus greet each other on the first tee at the start of the first round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Great Britain's Lora Turnham (right) and her pilot Hall Corrine during day one of the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships at the Aguascalientes Bicentenary Velodrome, Aguascalientes, Mexico. Photo: Christian Palma/PA
Tennis player Caroline Wozniacki waits for her boyfriend Rory McIlroy near the clubhouse during the first round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a bunker shot on the second hole during the first round of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 10, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Anja Mittag of Germany scores his team's second goal with team mates Bianca Schmidt, Lena Lotzen and Celia Sasic (R-L) during the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 qualifying match between Germany and Slovenia at Carl-Benz-Stadion on April 10, 2014 in Mannheim, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Arjen Robben of Bayern Muenchen scores his team's third goal past David de Gea of Manchester United during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Manchester United at Allianz Arena on April 9, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Bayern's Mario Mandzukic celebrates after scoring the equaliser during the Champions League quarterfinal second leg soccer match between Bayern Munich and Manchester United in the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
David Moyes, manager of Manchester United looks on during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Manchester United at Allianz Arena on April 9, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
Gary Player salutes the gallery on the ninth green during the 2014 Par 3 Contest prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
A general view during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and FC Barcelona at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 9, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney looks dejected after Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller scores his side's second goal during the Champions League, Quarter Final, Second Leg at the Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany.
Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller scores his side's second goal during the Champions League, Quarter Final, Second Leg at the Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany.
Tennis player Caroline Wozniacki walks with her fiancee Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, during the par three competition at the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)
Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State and current Augusta National Member, greets Arnold Palmer at the 2014 Par 3 Contest prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Atletico de Madrid fans celebrate during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and FC Barcelona at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 9, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
Joost Luiten of Netherlands celebrates with his caddie during the 2014 Par 3 Contest prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Neymar of Barcelona goes to ground during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Club Atletico de Madrid and FC Barcelona at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 9, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Fans wave a Bayern Muenchen flag during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Manchester United at Allianz Arena on April 9, 2014 in Munich, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Celia Sasic (top) celebrates a goal with team mate Josephine Henning during a Germany training session at Carl-Benz-Stadion on April 9, 2014 in Mannheim, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Goalkeeper Nadine Angerer makes a save during a Germany training session at Carl-Benz-Stadion on April 9, 2014 in Mannheim, Germany. (Photo by Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley of the United States walk with a group of caddies during the 2014 Par 3 Contest prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
A young caddie putts on a green during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 9, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Demba Ba of Chelsea scores their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain FC at Stamford Bridge on April 8, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Thiago Silva of PSG clashes with Demba Ba of Chelsea during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain FC at Stamford Bridge on April 8, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Chris Neil #25 of the Ottawa Senators celebrates a power play goal by Jason Spezza #19 (not shown) against Anders Nilsson #45 of the New York Islanders during the second period at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 8, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland walks across a green during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Vladimir Klitschko of Ukraine concentrates during a media workout session in Going, Austrian province of Tyrol, Tuesday, April 8, 2014. WBC Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko will fight Alex Leapai of Australia in Oberhausen, Germany, on April 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson)
Ellen Quirke of the Capital Swim Club competes in the Womens 200 Meter Freestyle heats during the New Zealand Swimming Championships at the West Wave Aquatic Centre on April 8, 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)
Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland tosses a golf ball during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Leicester fans look on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leicester City and Brighton & Hove Albion at The King Power Stadium on April 08, 2014 in Leicester, England, (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
A Sheffield Wednesday Fan celebrates during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Sheffield Wednesday at City Ground on April 8, 2014 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Team Scotland Gymnastics members (left to right) Victoria Clow, Lauren Brash and Rebecca Bee during the team announcement at the Hydro, Glasgow. Photo: Danny Lawson/PA
Chelsea's goalkeeper Petr Cech reaches for the cross during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final match at Stamford Bridge, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Photo: Nick Potts/PA
Frank Lampard and John Terry of Chelsea celebrate victory during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain FC at Stamford Bridge on April 8, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Sir Chris Hoy announces that he will be competing in the British GT championship with Nissan during the launch at the O2 arena in London. Picture date: Monday April 8, 2014. Photo: Chris Radburn/PA
Marvin Sordell of Charlton tackles Byron Webster Of Yeovil Town during the Sky Bet Championship match between Charlton Athletic and Yeovil Town at The Valley on April 8, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)
Angel Di Maria of Real Madrid takes his penalty which was saved by Roman Weidenfeller of Borussia Dortmund during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid at Signal Iduna Park on April 8, 2014 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland speaks with the media during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 8, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Emmanuel Adebayor of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring his second goal with Tim Sherwood (R), manager of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on April 7, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, crashes early in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 7, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)
Rory McIlroy (R) of Northern Ireland talks with his coach Dave Stockton during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 7, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland looks on during a practice round prior to the start of the 2014 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 7, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Lexi Thompson of the USA and her brother caddie Benji Thompson are soaked by family and friends on the 18th green after her three shot win during the final round of the 2014 Kraft Nabisco Championship on the Dinah Shore Tournament Course at Mission Hills Country Club on April 6, 2014 in Rancho Mirage, California. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox attempts to catch the throw from teammate David Ross #3 on an attempted steal by Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers in the 8th inning during the game at Fenway Park on April 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho talks to the media during Chelsea Training and Press Conference on April 7, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Akira Yaegashi celebrates the victory with his family after the WBC flyweight title bout between Akira Yaegashi of Japan and Odilon Zaleta of Mexico at Ota City General Gymnasium on April 6, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Masashi Hara/Getty Images)
Emmanuel Adebayor of Tottenham Hotspur scores past goalkeeper Vito Mannone of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on April 7, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell-Pennzoil/Hertz Ford, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 4, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)
Real's Christiano Ronaldo exercises during the training session prior the UEFA Champions League second leg soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid in Dortmund, Monday, April 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Belfast's Carl Frampton celebrates defeating Hugo Cazares during WBC Super-Bantamweight title final eliminator at Belfast's Odyssey Arena with Shane and Barry McGuigan. Photo by William Cherry/Presseye
Belfast's Carl Frampton with Hugo Cazares from Mexico during Friday nights WBC Super-Bantamweight title final eliminator at Belfast's Odyssey Arena. Photo by William Cherry/Presseye
Belfast's Carl Frampton with Hugo Cazares from Mexico during the WBC Super-Bantamweight title final eliminator at Belfast's Odyssey Arena
Ulsters Jared Payne is given the red card by referee Jérôme Garcès (France) for his tackle on Saracens Alex Goode during the Heineken Cup quarter-final Ulster v Saracens at Ravenhill, Belfast. Photo: Darren Kidd / Presseye
Barry McGuigan at the Heineken Cup quarter-final Ulster v Saracens at Ravenhill, Belfast. Photo: Darren Kidd / Presseye
Two professional sumo wrestlers compete with each other during the Ceremonial Sumo Tournament or Honozumo at the Yasukuni Shrine on April 4, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photo by Keith Tsuji/Getty Images)
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain, winner, center, holds up his trophy after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix as second placed Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany, center left, and third placed Force India driver Sergio Perez of Mexico, second right, clapping as they stand on the podium after at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP prepares to drive during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 6, 2014 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)
Chella Choi of South Korea tees off on the first hole during the final round of the 2014 Kraft Nabisco Championship on the Dinah Shore Tournament Course at Mission Hills Country Club on April 6, 2014 in Rancho Mirage, California. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Andreas Mikkelsen of Norway and Mikko Markkula of Finland compete in their Volkswagen Motorsport II Polo R WRC during Day Three of the WRC Portugal on April 6, 2014 in Faro, Portugal. (Photo by Massimo Bettiol/Getty Images)
Mikko Hirvonen of Finland and Jarmo Lehtinen of Finland compete in their M-Sport Ford Fiesta RS WRC during Day Three of the WRC Portugal on April 6, 2014 in Faro, Portugal. (Photo by Massimo Bettiol/Getty Images)
Opposing players challenge for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on April 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren drives during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 6, 2014 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
Lasith Malinga (L) of Sri Lanka and his team celebrate with the trophy on the podium after winning the Final of the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 between India and Sri Lanka at Sher-e-Bangla Mirpur Stadium on April 4, 2014 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
Liverpool fans celebrate following their team's 2-1 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on April 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Sri Lanka captain Lasith Malinga lifts the trophy after winning the ICC World Twenty20 Bangladesh 2014 Final between India and Sri Lanka at Sher-e-Bangla Mirpur Stadium on April 6, 2014 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)
Raheem Sterling, Steven Gerard and Brendan Rogers of Liverpool celebrate their team's 2-1 victory during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on April 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates in parc ferme after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on April 6, 2014 in Sakhir, Bahrain. (Photo by Ker Robertson/Getty Images)
Brendan Rogers the Liverpool manager looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on April 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Steven Gerrard (C)of Liverpool celebrates with teammate Raheem Sterling (L) after scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on April 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Siobhan Barrett of Ireland challenges Julia Sarda of Brazil during the day two of IRB Women's Sevens World Series match between Ireland and Brazil on April 6, 2014 in Guangzhou, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
Raheem Sterling of Liverpool competes for the ball with Pablo Armero of West Ham during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at Boleyn Ground on April 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Kevin Mirallas of Everton (R) celebrates scoring the third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on April 6, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Leighton Baines of Everton is challenged by Bacary Sagna of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Arsenal at Goodison Park on April 6, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Michael Caruso drives the #36 Norton Hornets Nissan during race 9 of the Winton 400, which is round three of the V8 Super Championship Series at Winton Motor Raceway on April 6, 2014 in Benalla, Australia. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
Young Tonumaipea of the Storm is tackled by Brad Takairangi and Albert Kelly of the Titans during the round five NRL match between the Melbourne Storm and the Gold Coast Titans at AAMI Park on April 6, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
DeAndre Daniels #2 of the Connecticut Huskies dunks against the Florida Gators during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at AT&T Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
Fans wave flags during the Heineken Cup Quarter-Final match between Ulster and Saracens at Ravenhill on April 5, 2014 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Pineau De Re ridden by Leighton Aspell (centre,white cap) jumps the The Chair amongst Double Seven ridden by A.P McCoy (14) and Wayward Prince ridden by Jack Doyle (10) on their way to victory during the Crabbie's Grand National Steeple Chase at Aintree Racecourse on April 5, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Raul Garcia (2ndR) of Atletico de Madrid celebrates scoring their opening goal with team-mates Koke (L), Diego Godin (2ndL)David Villa (3dL) and Mario Suarez (R) during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Villarreal CF at Vicente Calderon Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)
Jayden Hayward of the Force collides midair with Jonah Placid of the Reds during the round eight Super Rugby match between the Reds and the Force at Suncorp Stadium on April 5, 2014 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Ian Hitchcock/Getty Images)
The UEFA Champions League Trophy arrives at a VIP event on April 4, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Football fans were given the opportunity to visit with the Heineken UEFA Champions League Trophy on a three-nation tour that stopped in Vietnam under the auspices of Champions League partner, Heineken. Fans took photographs with the brand ambassador, ex-international football star Ruud Van Nistelroy. (Photo by Nicolas Axelrod/Getty Images)
Tom Cannon falls from King Edmund in the Crabbie's Supporting Everton in the Community Topham Steeple Chase at Aintree Racecourse on April 4, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Bayern Munich fans show their colours during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final first leg match between Manchester United and FC Bayern Muenchen at Old Trafford on April 1, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

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