Sligo lose Connacht hurling league final

Sligo hurlers were beaten by Roscommon on Saturday evening in the final of the inaugural pre-season Connacht hurling league, played at the Connacht GAA Air Dome.

Roscommon won on a final score of 2-27 to 1-21.

There were just three points between the teams at the second-half water break, but a strong final quarter from Roscommon saw them score 2-6 to pull away.

Weekend hurling results
Connacht hurling league final
Roscommon 2-27 Sligo 1-21

Connacht hurling shield
Leitrim 2-24
Mayo 0-24.