All-Ireland title for Sligo handballers

Sligo handballers Michael Murphy and Michael McMorrow captured the All-Ireland Diamond Masters doubles title on Sunday afternoon at the handball finals in Kingscourt in Cavan.

In a convincing display, they defeated Wexford pair Brendan Murphy and Miley Byrne in two games 21-7, 21-14 to claim a first ever title together.

Clare duo Diarmuid Nash and Colin Crehan took the feature event – the men’s senior doubles title – with a 2-1 defeat of eleven-time champions Paul Brady and Michael Finnegan.