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

Here’s the best of the sport that took place over the past seven days.

1. A security guard in place at Croke Park as the venue was announced as a drive-thru test centre for the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

a-view-of-a-security-guard-in-place-at-croke-park-as-the-venue-was-announced-as-a-drive-thru-test-centre-fo-the-ongoing-coronavirus-pandemic Source: Bryan Keane/INPHO

2. Jonathon Ceglar of the Hawks and Tom Mitchell tackled Lachie Neale of the Lions during the Round 1 AFL match between Hawthorn and Brisbane

afl-hawks-lions Source: AAP/PA Images

3. Conan Byrne pictured with the jerseys of the various stadiums he visited after his 42km walk across Dublin for charity

conan-byrne-pictured-with-the-jerseys-of-the-various-stadiums-he-vistied Source: Laszlo Geczo/INPHO

4. Star Max and JJ Slevin part company at the last in the Pierce Molony Memorial Novice Steeplechase at Thurles Racecourse

pierce-molony-memorial-grade-3-steeplechase-day-thurles-racecourse Source: PA

5. Jamie Maclaren takes a shot at goal during the A-League match between Central Coast Mariners and Melbourne City at Central Coast Stadium

aleague-mariners-melbourne-city Source: AAP/PA Images

6. Ed Langdon of the Melbourne Demons takes a shot during the round 1 AFL action

afl-eagles-demons Source: AAP/PA Images

7. Brisbane Roar coach Robbie Fowler and Newcastle Jets coach Carl Robinson interact following the A-League clash between the sides. 

brisbane-roar-v-newcastle-jets-aleague-cbus-super-stadium Source: AAP/PA Images

8. Tigers fans cheer their team from a property overlooking Leichhardt Oval during the NRL match between the Wests Tigers and the Newcastle Knights a Leichhardt Oval.


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nrl-tigers-knights Source: AAP/PA Images

9. A view of the races at Dundalk Racecourse

a-view-of-the-races Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

10. A view of windsurfers out at sea at Bull Island in Dublin

a-view-of-windsurfers-out-at-sea Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

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