Nicky Rackard Cup win for Tyrone

croke parkTyrone have won the Nicky Rackard Cup for the first time with a 1-17 to 1-16 win over Fingal at Croke Park this afternoon.

Christopher Cross bagged a Tyrone goal in the 24th minute, but seven points from JM Sheridan helped Fingal stay in touch.

At half time the Red Hands led 1-08 to 0-10 and the Ulster men controlled the second half.

Dave Smyth pulled back a stoppage time Fingal goal, but Tyrone held on for a thrilling finish.