Instonians beat Pembroke by ten runs in a thrilling U13 All-Ireland semi-final at Sydney Parade.

Amy Hunter was the batting hero for the Shaws Bridge side as she top scored with 41 in their total of 124 for 7, ably supported by Ben McCausland who made 32.

In a tense chase Pembroke finished just ten runs short on 114 for 8 - Matthew Hollway taking three wickets for 19.

Instonians now face Coleraine in the final, with the date and venue still tbc.

All-Ireland U13 semi-final

Instonians 124-7 (Amy Hunter 41, B McCausland 32, A Safi 3-25, D Tucker 2-19)

Pembroke 114-8 (A Safi 30, M Cosgrove 28, L Donnelly 2-25, M Hollway 3-19)