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

From the weekend’s GAA action to the Confederations Cup, it’s been another busy week in sport.

There will be blood…

Limerick’s Declan Hannon during his side’s defeat to Kilkenny in the All-Ireland SHC qualifiers.

Declan Hannon

Family ties…

Maro Itoje celebrates the British and Irish Lions’ Test victory against the All Blacks with his family.

Maro Itoje celebrates winning with his family Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

Hard knocks…

Manny Pacquiao on the receiving end of some heavy hits from Jeff H0rn in their WBO Welterweight title fight.

Australia Boxing Pacquiao Horn Source: Tertius Pickard

Collision course..

Tipperary’s Orla O’Dwyer clashes with Limerick’s Fiona Hickey.

Orla OÕDwyer and Fiona Hickey Source: Ken Sutton/INPHO


Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea celebrates scoring a point on the way to beating Derry in the qualifiers after extra-time.

Aidan O’Shea celebrates scoring a point Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

Head down…

Sonny Bill Williams after the second Test against the British and Irish Lions in which he was dismissed with a red card.

New Zealand v British and Irish Lions - Second Test - Westpac Stadium Source: David Davies

Deep breath…

Ireland’s Mona McSharry gliding through the water at the European Junior Swimming Championships in Israel.

Mona McSharry on her way to winning a silver medal Source: Andrea Masini/INPHO


Davy Fitzgerald celebrates Wexford’s goal against Galway in the Leinster SHC final

Davy Fitzgerald Source: Oisin Keniry/INPHO


Things get slightly heated between Portugal and Mexico in the Confederations Cup.

Soccer Confed Cup Portugal Mexico Source: Alexander Zemlianichenko

Kitted out..

Some young fans cheering on Donegal in their All-Ireland SFC qualifier against Longford.

Donegal fans Elana Doogan and Shenice Doogan Source: Presseye/Lorcan Doherty/INPHO

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