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Mark Selby late show leaves World Championship final in the balance As It Stands This post contains videos

Mark Selby late show leaves World Championship final in the balance

A potentially disastrous day at the office ended with the defending champion trailing by just three frames.

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sports pics from the past week

These are the sporting images that have caught our eye over the past seven days.

Rafa looks the man to beat in French Open after easing to 10th Barcelona success

The Spaniard is in a rich vein of form at the moment.

Quiz: How well do you remember Ken Doherty's World Snooker Championship success?

Cast your mind back 20 years to that famous night at the Crucible.

From TheJournal.ie 'Declan Murphy dies in horror fall': The jockey writes about that fall, reading his own obituary and his long recovery EXTRACT

'Declan Murphy dies in horror fall': The jockey writes about that fall, reading his own obituary and his long recovery

More than twenty years after his accident Murphy, who spent four days in a medically induced coma, decided to tell his story.

Flying Finn Bottas holds off late Vettel surge to claim first F1 win

Another victory for Mercedes but Lewis Hamilton struggles in Russia.

Joshua says there's more to come as he eyes Fury after Wembley classic

Joshua stopped Wladimir Klitschko in an epic battle last night.

Lucky break for Poulter as he gets to keep his PGA Tour card after all

The English golfer thought he had lost his playing rights for 2018, but a rules change has worked in his favour.

'It was the first time I felt as nervous as I did in 2012': Taylor rises to the Wembley occasion KT

'It was the first time I felt as nervous as I did in 2012': Taylor rises to the Wembley occasion

The Bray boxer recorded her fifth professional victory last night and could now be set to fight in Las Vegas this summer.

Other - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Anthony Joshua knocks out Wladimir Klitschko in world heavyweight epic

Joshua added the WBA title to his IBF belt but only after being knocked to the canvas by the 41-year-old Klitschko in the sixth round.

Willie Mullins lands trainers' championship crown on final day of Punchestown

It was a dramatic final day at Punchestown.

History-making Magees settle for bronze at European Championships

They take home Ireland’s first-ever medal from the tournament.

Unstoppable! Katie Taylor wins yet again and claims her first pro belt

She overcame Germany’s Nina Meinke at Wembley Stadium.

No Russian roulette for Ferrari thanks to first front-row lockout in 9 years F1

No Russian roulette for Ferrari thanks to first front-row lockout in 9 years

Mercedes’ run of 18 consecutive pole positions was brought to an end as Ferrari claimed a 1-2, headed by Sebastian Vettel.

Joshua prepared to be patient as Klitschko 'won't be able to keep up the pace'

The pair will clash tonight in front of 90,000 spectators at Wembley Stadium.

Celtics and Wizards set up Conference semi-final as Clippers stay alive NBA

Celtics and Wizards set up Conference semi-final as Clippers stay alive

Isaiah Thomas and the Celtics topped the Bulls 105-83 on Friday, while the Wizards were 115-99 winners.

Undercard slot on boxing's biggest fight bill of 2017 a fantastic shop window for Taylor

Due out before Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight showdown with Wladimir Klitschko, the Irish boxer goes in search of her fifth professional win this evening.

The42's Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy the final day of Punchestown

It’s all coming down to the wire at Punchestown this afternoon. Any winners?

Other - Friday 28 April, 2017

Sharapova 'extra help' blasted by Stuttgart opponent Dig

Sharapova 'extra help' blasted by Stuttgart opponent

Kristina Mladenovic has ramped up the pressure on the Russian tennis star.

Watch: Mark Selby hits two of the best shots you'll see in thrilling semi with Ding Class This post contains videos

Watch: Mark Selby hits two of the best shots you'll see in thrilling semi with Ding

In the other semi-final, Scotland’s four-time world champion John Higgins retained control advancing to a 10-6 lead.

This one's for you, Dad! Patrick treble gives Willie Mullins edge in trainers' fight

Willie Mullins edges €91,000 in front of rival Gordon Elliott in the trainers’ championship.

'Fine me later:' Falcons draft pick drops f-bomb in emotional tribute speech to late grandmother

Takkarist McKinley was pick number 26 in the first round of the draft.

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Chloe and Sam Magee win first ever medal for Ireland at European badminton championships

The Donegal pair overcame opponents from Poland in today’s quarter-final.

Maria Sharapova eases into semis in Stuttgart following doping ban return

Sharapova has yet to drop a set in the tournament.

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Garrett 1st pick of NFL Draft, but Trubisky leads night of QB drama

Myles Garrett was the obvious choice for the Cleveland Browns, but the Bears climbed their way up to take a quarterback at number two.

Veteran Tony Parker at his most efficient as Spurs finish off Grizzlies Game 6 This post contains videos

Veteran Tony Parker at his most efficient as Spurs finish off Grizzlies

In Milwaukee, the Raptors saw off the Bucks to take their place alongside LeBron James’ Cavaliers in the second round.

'My vision is achieving excellence and to inspire our athletes to seek it on a consistent basis'

Bernard Dunne is leaving his backroom role with All-Ireland champions Dublin to take over Irish boxing’s high performance unit.

Other - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'It's there, it's close, it's very close... what a shot this is!' - Ken Doherty Sensational This post contains videos

'It's there, it's close, it's very close... what a shot this is!' - Ken Doherty

Mark Selby hit the ‘mother of all doubles’ in tonight’s semi-final with Ding Junhui at the Crucible.

'I'm way above' Bouchard 'cheat' blast, says Sharapova

The Canadian has been long seen as the Russian’s heir in the sport’s marketability stakes.

The42's Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day Four of Punchestown

We’re all set for another big day of horse racing.

From TheJournal.ie 'I was going to end my life or I was going to get better. That was the choice I had' Darkness Into Light

'I was going to end my life or I was going to get better. That was the choice I had'

Gary Seery turned to exercise to help him cope with anxiety and depression

Chloe and Sam Magee one win away from Ireland's first European Championship medal

The Irish pair came from a set down to book their place in the quarter-finals.

Mullins closes the gap on Elliott after Unowhatimeanharry's thrilling win at Punchestown

It left Willie Mullins just €167,000 behind Gordon Elliot for the trainers’ championship.

Don't say it too loudly, but Ireland could become a Test-playing nation this summer

Cricket Ireland will submit an application to a new membership council of the International Cricket Council.

Klitschko records fight prediction on USB stick which he'll auction off for charity

The 41-year-old insists he’s enjoying being underdog and challenger to Anthony Joshua.

Dunne's vast experience and role with Jim Gavin's Dublin made him the 'perfect candidate'

The former world champion was today appointed as the IABA’s new high performance director.

Nina aims to pop idol Katie: 'You've got to box the best to be the best'

The undefeated German faces Katie Taylor this weekend in a title eliminator at Wembley Stadium.

Katie Taylor spars against a tennis ball in prep for world title eliminator Skillz This post contains videos
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