It's Sunday so here are 15 of the best sports photos from the past week

Catch up with some of our favourite shots from the week that was.

1. Oregon running back Tony Brooks-James (20) scores a touchdown over Nebraska cornerback Joshua Kalu

Source: Nati Harnik

2. Ireland’s Michael McKillop celebrates winning gold

Source: Matthew Murnaghan/INPHO

3. Cleveland Indians’ Francisco Lindor steals second base against the Detroit Tigers

Source: David Dermer/AP/Press Association Images

4. Eve McCrystal and Katie-George Dunlevy react to winning gold


5. The runners and riders at Laytown Strand Races

Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images

6.  Eoghan Clifford after battling through a knee injury to claim a second Paralympic medal

Source: Diarmuid Greene/SPORTSFILE

7. Movistar’s Team Nairo Quintna rides wearing the overall red jersey rides to win the Spanish La Vuelta

Source: Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP/Press Association Images

8. Limerick’s Martina McMahon dejected after losing in the Ladies Senior Handball Singles Final at Croke Park

Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

9. Ezekiel Elliott (21) leaps into the end zone for his first-ever NFL touchdown

Source: Ron Jenkins/AP/Press Association Images

10. Graham Kelly celebrates scoring for Pat’s in the EA Sports Cup Final

Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

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11. Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones warms up wearing boots in remembrance of 9/11

Source: David Goldman/AP/Press Association Images

12. Waterford’s Conor Prunty celebrates after his team won the All-Ireland U21 hurling title

Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

13. Liam Smith, left, lays on the mat after being knocked out by Canelo Alvarez

Source: LM Otero/AP/Press Association Images

14. Colm Boyle of Mayo with John Small of Dublin

Colm Boyle with John Small Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO

15. An Taoiseach Enda Kenny with fans after the game

Enda Kenny with fans after the game Source: James Crombie/INPHO

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