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The sporting weekend in pictures

The sporting weekend in pictures

Monday 15 April 2019

The sporting weekend in pictures


Tiger Woods won the 83rd Masters at Augusta National to claim his first major since 2008.

In the Premier League, Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-0 to stay top of the table while Manchester City defeated Crystal Palace 3-1 to remain two points behind the Reds with a game in hand.

Here, Press Association Sport takes a look at some of the weekend’s best sporting action in pictures.

Tiger Woods reacts as he wins the Masters golf tournament Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta,
Tiger Woods clinches his fifth Masters crown (Charlie Riedel/AP)
Patrick Reed, the 2018 Masters champion, helps Woods with his Green Jacket
Patrick Reed, the 2018 Masters champion, helps Woods put on the Green Jacket (David J. Phillip/AP)
Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game against Chelsea
Mohamed Salah scored a brilliant second goal in Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Chelsea (Peter Byrne/PA)
Wasps' Zurabi Zhvania scores a try in his side's 26-19 win at Exeter
Zurabi Zhvania’s try helped Wasps beat Exeter at Sandy Park in one of the upsets of the Gallagher Premiership season (Simon Galloway/PA)
Tottenham Hotspur’s Lucas Moura scores his side's fourth goal and completes his hat-trick as Spurs beat Huddersfield 4-0
Lucas Moura scored a hat-trick as Spurs beat Huddersfield 4-0 (John Walton/PA)
Moura celebrated by having a kickabout with his young son after the match
Moura celebrated by having a kickabout with his young son after the match (John Walton/PA)
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain standing on his car celebrates after winning the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai on Sunday
Lewis Hamilton won Formula One’s 1,000th race after claiming victory in the  Chinese Grand Prix (Andy Wong/AP)
Vasiliy Lomachenko, right, defended his WBO and WBA lightweight titles against Britain's Anthony Crolla in Los Angeles
Vasiliy Lomachenko, right, defended his WBO and WBA lightweight titles against Britain’s Anthony Crolla in Los Angeles (Damian Dovarganes/AP)
Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game against Crystal Palace
Manchester City’s Raheem Sterling scored his side’s second goal of the game against Crystal Palace (Steven Paston/PA)
Surrey’s Ben Foakes in action on his way to a half century in the County Championship against Essex as the game ended in a draw
Surrey’s Ben Foakes in action on his way to a half-century in the County Championship against Essex as the game ended in a draw (Bradley Collyer/PA)
Sky Brown, 10, from Miyazaki in Japan during the Skateboard GB Team Announcement at the Graystone Action Academy, Manchester
Ten-year-old Sky Brown on her way to winning the Great Britain National Skateboarding Championships in Manchester (Peter Byrne/PA)
The Liverpool and Chelsea teams stand for a minute’s silence to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster before the Premier League match at Anfield
The Liverpool and Chelsea teams stand for a minute’s silence to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster before the Premier League match at Anfield (Peter Byrne/PA)
Celtic’s Odsonne Edouard (centre left) celebrates scoring his side’s second goal of the game from the penalty spot as his side beat Aberdeen 3-0 to go through to the Scottish Cup final
Celtic booked their spot in the Scottish Cup final with a 3-0 win over Aberdeen (Andrew Milligan/PA)
Hearts will face the Hoops in the final after overcoming Inverness
Hearts will face the Hoops in the final after overcoming Inverness (Ian Rutherford/PA)
Takingrisks ridden by Sean Quinlan wins the Coral Scottish Grand National Handicap Chase during Coral Scottish Grand National Day at Ayr Racecourse
Takingrisks ridden by Sean Quinlan won the Coral Scottish Grand National Handicap Chase at Ayr Racecourse (Jeff Holmes/PA)
Bristol Bears' Andy Uren and Saracens Sean Maitland battle for the ball as Bristol beat Saracens 23-21
Bristol inflicted a surprise 23-21 defeat on high-flying Saracens to ease their relegation fears  (Simon Galloway/PA)
Paul Pogba celebrates scoring Manchester United's second goal of the game in his side's 2-1 win against West Ham at Old Trafford
Paul Pogba scored both of Manchester United’s goals from the penalty spot in the 2-1 win over West Ham at Old Trafford (Martin Rickett/PA)
Saint Helens Mark Percival scores as his side beat Warrington 38-12 in the Betfred Super League
Mark Percival helped St Helens defeat Warrington 38-12 in the Betfred Super League (Richard Sellers/PA)
Jermaine Pennant scores the winning penalty during the George Best Celebrity Match at Windsor Park, Belfast
Jermaine Pennant scores the winning penalty during the George Best Celebrity Match at Windsor Par in Belfast (Niall Carson/PA)

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