Slaughtneil maintained their position as the premier club team in the land, a commanding second-half performance ensuring that they retained their AIB All-Ireland Senior Championship title at St Tiernach’s Park.
The final score was 2-11 to 1-9.
In the process, they continued the dreadful run of Galway representatives in the decider, with Sarsfields’ second consecutive loss the sixth in a row for the western champions at the final hurdle.
The game was streamed lived on Facebook and YouTube by competition sponsors AIB.
Here are the highlights from a high-quality encounter.
In the intermediate decider, Kildare’s Johnstownbridge, the junior champions for the past two years, marched on with a thrilling 1-8 to 1-6 win over Athenry of Galway.