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  • Section A: Donemana
  • Section B: Brigade
  • Section C: Ardmore

Derry Midweek Boys League
Ardmore Boys clinched their section of the Derry Midweek League when they defeated second placed Killyclooney at the Bleachgreen. Ardmore batted first and made 127 in their 20 overs. Brian Brolly and Paul McDowell laid the foundation with an opening partnership of 45 before McDowell went for 18, and Brolly departed soon after for 33. Keith Hamilton scored a fine 38 in rapid time before he was bowled. In reply Killyclooney had no answer to the spin of Mark Chambers who took 5-7, and Ireland spinner Lee Brolly who took 3 wickets. In the end Killyclooney were dismissed for 54 leaving Ardmore as worthy champions.