Vincent Kiely is the John Cronin Cup champion following his last shot win over John O’Donoghue at Cobh on Sunday.They both missed Rossleague cross in the first shot and they were just onto the first straight in two. O’Donoghue then got a good third shot to the top of the hill to take a big lead. Kiely rallied with a brilliant bowl down the hill past Dennis’ and onto the flat, which O’Donoghue missed by 20m. O’Donoghue then got a great bowl towards Durkin’s boreen, which Kiely just beat.
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