13 of the best images from sport's winter wonderland this week

It’s 2015′s first round-up of the week’s best images.

It was cold and dark in Longford. Perfect conditions for the O’Byrne Cup

A general view of a DCU player in the cold conditions in Longford Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Cian Healy is running again

Cian Healy during his fitness training

Orlando Magic’s Victor Oladipo goes up and under against Brooklyn

Nets Magic Basketball Source: AP/Press Association Images

Norway’s Anders Jacobsen at the four hills ski jumping tournament in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Germany Ski Jumping Four Hills

Finland’s Lauri Asikainen soars during the trial jump

Germany Ski Jumping Four Hills Source: Matthias Schrader

Members of An Garda Siochana analysing the breakdown

Members of An Garda Siochana look on during a Leinster attack Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Dublin’s Peadar Carton clears ahead of Shane Durkin of Dubs Stars

Peadar Carton with Shane Durkin

Spurs’ Nacer Chadli with an acrobatic effort during the win over Chelsea

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Paul O’Connell gets his kettlebell on

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Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee on his way to winning a New Year’s Eve event on the Pennines

Sport - Auld Lang Syne Fell Run - Haworth Source: John Giles

We go again: Jim Gavin surveys the traditional inter-Dublin challenge match

Jim Gavin

On a beast of a night…

General view of the Sportsgrounds during heavy rain

…Connacht were beautiful 

Mils Muliaina celebrates after Aly Muldowney scored his sides third try

Rajon Rondo got one hell of a reception on his return to Boston

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