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22 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Rio De Janeiro, Croke Park and Tallaght Stadium all involved.

22 of our favourite images from the sporting week
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  • A distraught Roisin Leonard after Galway's ladies footballers lose

    Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • Sean O'Brien with a young Leinster fan in Greystones

    Source: Gary Carr/INPHO
  • Dundalk celebrate after Wednesday night's historic win.

    Source: Ciaran Culligan/INPHO
  • And manager Stephen Kenny celebrated with his sons Eoin and Fionn

    Source: Ciaran Culligan/INPHO
  • Robin Copeland's juggling act at Munster training

    Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO
  • Irish Olympian gymnast Ellis O'Reilly

    Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO
  • Billy Walsh and Zaur Antia in close company at Thursday's Olympic boxing draw

    Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • A selfie in Rio for Nicholas Roche

    Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • Cork City supporters applaud their team on Thursday night

    Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO
  • Great shot of the Chinese Womens track cyclists in training

    Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • Claire Lambe and Sinead Jennings training in Rio

    Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • A view as fireworks signal the start of the Opening Ceremony

    Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • A view of the Olympic Games Opening Ceremony

    A view of the opening cermony of the Olympic Games on Friday night.Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • Paddy Barnes leads Team Ireland out at the Opening Ceremony

    Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • Team Ireland pose for a photo at the Opening Ceremony

    Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO
  • Ardie Savea celebrates the Hurricanes victory

    Source: Photosport/Andrew Cornaga/INPHO
  • Kieran Behan on the rings last night

    Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO
  • Paul Mannion celebrates hitting the net for Dublin

    Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO
  • Ireland's hockey team in battle against India

    Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO
  • Aidan O’Shea savours that winning feeling for Mayo

    Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO
  • Hangtime for Mayo goalkeeper David Clarke

    Source: Lorraine O'Sullivan/INPHO
  • A general view of the cyclists competing in Rio

    Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

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