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Dublin: 9 °C Thursday 17 October, 2019

It’s Sunday so here are 12 of our favourite pictures from the sporting week

Here’s how all the action of the last seven days looked through a lens.

A bucket of water is thrown on Boston Red Sox’s Mookie Betts, after their 11-1 win over Houston Astros. Betts hit a three-run home run.

Astros Red Sox Baseball Source: Elise Amendola

Norwich City’s Nathan Redmond and Watford’s Ikechi Anya battle for the ball during their Premier League clash at Carrow Road

Norwich City v Watford - Barclays Premier League - Carrow Road Source: Nick Potts

New York Mets players Juan Lagares and Curtis Granderson celebrate after the Mets defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2

Mets Dodgers Baseball Source: Mark J. Terrill

Great Britan’s Jack Laugher competes in the Men’s Diving 3m Springboard Final at the European Aquatics Championships

European Aquatics Championships - Day Four Source: PA WIRE

Leigh Griffiths celebrates scoring Celtic’s first goal against St Johnstone with his son Rhys

St Johnstone v Celtic - Scottish Premiership - McDiarmid Park Source: Jeff Holmes

Jamie Holmes of Northern Knights stretches as they took on Leinster Lightning on Thursday

Jamie Holmes stretches Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Dundalk’s Chris Shields is tackled high by Alan McNally of Bray Wanderers in Tuesday night’s SSE Airtricity League clash

Chris Shields and Alan McNally Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Greece compete in the Synchronised Swimming Team Free Preliminary at the European Aquatics Championships in London

European Aquatics Championships - Day Three Source: John Walton

Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce celebrates after the final whistle, as his side beat Everton 3-0 to avoid relegation

Sunderland v Everton - Barclays Premier League - Stadium of Light Source: PA WIRE

Kevin Prendergast’s string gallop on the Curragh as Horse Racing Ireland launch 2016 Flat Season

Kevin Prendergast's string gallop on the Curragh Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic attempts to score as he is put under pressure by Toronto Raptors players

Raptors Heat Basketball Source: Associated Press

Fireworks after the last Barclays Premier League game played at Upton Park

West Ham United v Manchester United - Barclays Premier League - Upton Park Source: PA WIRE

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