A brace of Seamas Lawlor goals in the 18th minute and on the stroke of half time gave them a commanding 2-7 to 0-4.
On the restart the Nire upped the pace with further goals from Ger Walsh in the 33rd minute and two from Connie Power in the 50th and 54th minutes.
: Nire: C. Power (2-5); S. Lawlor (2-0); G. Walsh (1-0); A. Lawlor (0-3); P. Walsh (0-2); J. Moore, T. Flynn (0-1) each. Kilmacthomas: A. Power (0-3); P. Prendergast, M. Downey (0-1) each.
: T. Flynn; J. Walsh, D. Ryan, L. Walsh; J. Moore, A. O’Gorman, P. Prendergast; B. Wall, L. Lawlor; A. Lawlor, P. Walsh, M. O’Gorman; S. Lawlor, G. Walsh, C. Power.
: M. Doocey for L. Lawlor.
: N. Cronin; J. Hughes, T. McGrath, G. Kiely; P. Hughes, M. Downey, P. Mulhearne; P. Prendergast, D. Power; P. Behan, J. Veale, A. Power; P. Reilly, M. Byrne, J. Sutton.
: S. Flynn, Butlerstown.