The sporting weekend in pictures

Celebrity Ipswich fan Ed Sheeran, who lives in Suffolk and sponsors the club’s shirts, filmed himself getting up early in Miami to join in with the celebrations as the Tractor Boys beat Huddersfield 2-0 on the final day of the Sky Bet Championship season.

Elsewhere, Erling Haaland scored four as Manchester City thrashed Wolves 5-1 to keep the pressure on Premier League leaders Arsenal, Leicester held a Championship title parade, snooker’s World Championship final got underway and Mystik Dan won the Kentucky Derby.

Here, the PA news agency takes a look at some of the best pictures from this weekend’s sporting action.

McLaren driver Lando Norris steers his car on the way to victory at the Miami Formula One Grand Prix (Wilfredo Lee/AP)

Ipswich Town v Huddersfield Town – Sky Bet Championship – Portman Road
Ipswich manager Kieran McKenna (centre) celebrates the club’s return to the Premier League (Zac Goodwin/PA)

Leicester City Champions Parade
Leicester players and management lift the Sky Bet Championship trophy on the balcony during a parade in the city on Sunday (Nigel French/PA)

Spain Soccer La Liga
England midfielder Jude Bellingham (left) celebrates scoring in Real Madrid’s 3-0 win over Cadiz. Real were later crowned champions of La Liga for the 36th time after Barcelona lost to Girona (Manu Fernandez/AP)

Manchester City v Wolverhampton Wanderers – Premier League – Etihad Stadium
Erling Haaland celebrates his third goal in Manchester City’s 5-1 victory over Wolves and the Norwegian striker would go on to score a fourth (Richard Sellers/PA)

Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur – Premier League – Anfield
Liverpool’s Cody Gakpo (right) celebrates after scoring in the 4-2 Premier League victory over Tottenham (Peter Byrne/PA)

Bromley v Solihull Moors – Vanarama National League – Play Off Final – Wembley Stadium
Bromley captain Byron Webster lifts the trophy after the club reached the English Football League for the first time in their 132-year-old history by beating Solihull Moors in a penalty shoot-out at Wembley (Nick Potts/PA)

Manchester City v Arsenal – Barclays Women’s Super League – Joie Stadium
Stina Blackstenius (right) celebrates with Beth Mead as Arsenal dented Manchester City’s Women’s Super League title bid with a 2-1 away win (Martin Rickett/PA)

Cazoo World Snooker Championship 2024 – Day Sixteen – The Crucible
England’s Kyren Wilson and Jak Jones, of Wales, pictured before the World Championship snooker final at the Crucible in Sheffield (Mike Egerton/PA)

Leinster Rugby v Northampton Saints – Investec Champions Cup – Semi Final – Croke Park
Leinster’s Jack Conan (centre) celebrates at the final whistle of their 20-17 victory over Northampton in the semi-final of the Champions Cup. They will play Toulouse in the final next month (Damien Eagers/PA)

Spain Tennis Madrid Open
Andrey Rublev celebrates his second ATP Masters title success after beating Felix Auger-Aliassime to win the Madrid Open (Manu Fernandez/AP)

Kentucky Derby Horse Racing
Brian Hernandez Jr rides Mystik Dan (right) across the finish line to win the 150th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs (Charlie Riedel/AP)

Marlins Athletics Baseball
Oakland Athletics shortstop Darell Hernaiz (right) tags out Miami Marlins’ Nick Gordon (left) at second base on a steal-attempt during the third inning of their baseball game on Sunday (Godofredo A. Vasquez/AP)

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