Sports weekend in pictures – Jersey Evening Post

England suffered defeat in the World Cup final, Celtic took victory at Old Firm and the boat race returned to the Thames.

Here, the PA news agency takes a look back at the best images from the sports weekend.

England all-rounder Nat Sciver celebrates her brilliant century in the Women’s Cricket World Cup final… (PA)

Christian Eriksen scores in Brentford's 4-1 thrashing of Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Christian Eriksen scores in Brentford’s 4-1 thrashing of Chelsea at Stamford Bridge (Adam Davy/PA)

But Oxford ended Cambridge's winning streak in the men's event
But Oxford ended Cambridge’s winning streak in the men’s event (Adam Davy/PA)

Fabinho's spot-kick helped Liverpool beat Watford 2-0 and keep the pressure on Premier League leaders Manchester City
Fabinho’s spot-kick helped Liverpool beat Watford 2-0 and keep the pressure on Premier League leaders Manchester City (Peter Byrne/PA)

Chelsea cruised to victory over Reading to take the lead in the WSL on Sunday night
Chelsea recorded a 5-0 win over Reading to take the WSL top spot on Sunday night (Bradley Collyer/PA)

Carlos Alcaraz celebrates winning his first Masters 1000 tournament by winning the Miami Open men's singles title
Carlos Alcaraz celebrates winning his first Masters 1000 tournament by winning the Miami Open men’s singles title (Wilfredo Lee/AP)

It was another frustrating day for Manchester United as they drew at home to Leicester
It was another frustrating day for Manchester United as they drew at home to Leicester (Zac Goodwin/PA)

Cadan Murley scores for Harlequins in their thrashing of London Irish in the Gallagher Premiership
Cadan Murley scores for Harlequins in their thrashing of London Irish in the Gallagher Premiership (Kieran Cleeves/PA)

James Ward-Prowse scored another free-kick in Southampton's draw with Leeds
James Ward-Prowse scored another free-kick in Southampton’s draw with Leeds (Tim Goode/PA)