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It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Here’s how the last seven sporting days looked through a lens.

Petra Kvitova thanks the crowd after winning her first-round match at the French Open. It was the Czech star’s first tournament since she was stabbed in the hand by an intruder five months ago.

Source: Petr David Josek

The British and Irish Lions received a traditional Maori welcome after touching down at Auckland Airport.

The British and Irish Lions get a Maori welcome Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO

Huddersfield Town’s players celebrate their Championship play-off success against Reading.

Source: Nick Potts

Ronan O’Gara is happy to have Ireland gear on again, this time in a coaching capacity.

Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Dublin’s Cian Hendricken attempts to halt the progress of Kilkenny’s Liam Blanchfield during their EirGrid Leinster U21 hurling quarter-final.

Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Brian O’Driscoll with IRFU competition winner Alex Price aboard a bus as Ireland’s bid for the 2023 Rugby World Cup ramps up.

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Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Padraig Beggy steers Wings of Eagles (40/1) to a surprise Derby win in Epsom for Aidan O’Brien.

Source: John Walton

Dublin’s Jack McCaffrey blocks down Carlow’s Brendan Murphy during their Leinster SFC quarter-final clash.

Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring his side’s first goal in the Champions League final.

Source: EMPICS Sport

Bryn Gatland of NZ Provincial Barbarians with his sister Gabby Gatland and parents Trudi Gatland and Lions head coach Warren Gatland.

Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO

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