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Dublin: 7°C Tuesday 18 May 2021

It's Sunday so here are 12 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From the Champions League semi-finals to Oompa Loompas at the Belfast City Marathon and everything in between.

St. Louis Blues’ Troy Brouwer puts one past Dallas Stars goalie Antti Niemi in the Stanley Cup Western Conference semifinals

Stars Blues Hockey Source: Jeff Roberson

Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Manchester City in the Champions League semi-final

Spain Soccer Champions League Source: Francisco Seco

St Louis Cardinals’ Adam Wainwright is splashed with water after hitting a three-run home run against the Philadelphia Phillies

Phillies Cardinals Baseball Source: Billy Hurst

Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard drives past two Golden State Warriors players in the NBA basketball playoffs

Trail Blazers Warriors Basketball Source: Marcio Jose Sanchez

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner is forced out at second against the San Diego Padres

Padres Dodgers Baseball Source: Mark J. Terrill

Mona McSharry racing at the Irish Open Swimming Championships at the National Aquatic Centre

Mona McSharry Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Zane Kirchner under pressure at Leinster training during the week

Zane Kirchner Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Fancy dress runners at the Belfast City Marathon on Monday

A view of the runners Source: Presseye/Darren Kidd/INPHO

Bayern’s Xabi Alonso celebrates scoring the opening goal against Atletico Madrid in the Champions League semis

Germany Soccer Champions League Source: Matthias Schrader

Ricky Fowler plays out of the bunker during the pro-am of the Wells Fargo Championship

Wells Fargo Championship Golf Source: Chuck Burton

Conor Murray freestyles at Munster training in Thomond Park on Tuesday

Conor Murray Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

Andrew Conway, CJ Stander and Dave Kilcoyne launch the Munster Rugby Camps with kids

Launch of The Bank of Ireland Munster Rugby Camps Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

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