Alex Neary's brilliant all-round display ensured Rush beat Derriaghy by six wickets to claim the U15 All Ireland trophy.

Neary took 4 for 22 - including the prize wicket of top scorer Reece Malone (22) as Derriaghy were dismissed for 99. Malone looked well set before a stunning catch by Daniel Thorne swung the momentum decisively towards the home side,

David Scott (19), Jamie White (17*), and Rory Brown (13) were the other players who made double figure contributions.

Neil Rock (3-25), Harry Archer (2-22) and Daniel Thorne (1-7) were the other successful bowlers.

Neary's 49 guided Rush to a successful run chase as Rush deservedly claimed the win with six wickets to spare.

Nathan McGuire (16) and Jack McGee (10*) also chipped in.

Rory Brown, Zac Benson, Johnny Lynch and Jamie White all claimed a wicket apiece for Derriaghy.


At Kenure, Rush beat Derriaghy by six wickets

DERRIAGHY 99 all out (22.3 overs; Reece Malone 22, David Scott 19, Jamie White 17 no, Rory Brown 13, Alex Neary 4-22, Neil Rock 3-25, Harry Archer 2-22, Daniel Thorne 1-7

RUSH 100-4 (25.3 overs; Alex Neary 49, Nathan Maguire 16, Jack McGee 10 no, Rory Brown 1-5, Zach Benson 1-15, Johnny Lynch 1-23, Jamie White 1-23)