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11 of the best pictures from the first GAA Sunday of 2019

There was plenty of pre-season action around the country today.
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1. Mayo’s Evan Regan slots home the winning penalty past Leitrim goalkeeper Diarmuid McKiernan

Evan Regan scores the winning penalty past goalkeeper Diarmuid McKiernan Source: James Crombie/INPHO

2. Leitrim’s McKiernan and Paddy Maguire battle for a high ball with Regan in the FBD League encounter

Diarmuid McKiernan and Paddy Maguire with Evan Regan Source: James Crombie/INPHO

3. Tempers flare during the Munster hurling league clash between Waterford and Clare

Tempers flare between the sides. Source: Laszlo Geczo/INPHO

4. Declan Lynch of Antrim gets tangled in between Armagh duo Aidan Forker and Jemar Hall

Declan Lynch with Aidan Forker and Jemar Hall Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

5. Jamie Clarke looks on during the Armagh warm-up ahead of his first appearance for the county since 2017

Jamie Clarke Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

6. Supporters get refreshments before the Antrim-Armagh game

Supporters get refreshments before the game Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

7. Michael McCarry withstands a heavy challenge from Stefan Campbell

Michael McCarry with Stefan Campbell Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

8. Limerick players stretch after their heavy McGrath Cup loss to Cork

Limerick players stretch after the game Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

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9. Cork’s James Loughrey looks on after going off injured

James Loughrey after going off injured Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

10. Sean McSweeney takes a late free for Limerick with Cork players packing the goal line

Sean McSweeney takes a late free Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

11. Donal Burke of Dublin gets away a pass under intense pressure from Laois pair Padraig Delaney and Ryan Mullaney 

Padraig Delaney and Ryan Mullaney with Donal Burke Source: Bryan Keane/INPHO

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