WATCH: Slaughtneil celebrate first camogie All-Ireland
The Derry side overcame Sarsfields of Galway in Croke Park16:48 Sunday 5 March 2017, 16:48 5 Mar 2017
Slaughtneill (Derry) 1-10 0-11 Sarsfields (Galway)
There were joyous scenes in Croke Park today as Slaughtneill defeated Sarsfields in a gripping contest, to capture their first ever All-Ireland senior camogie title.
A Mary Kelly goal proved to be the decisive score in the end, as the Derry and Ulster champions prevailed in the first of the two All-Ireland deciders featuring teams from their club.
The footballers will do battle against Dr Crokes in their All-Ireland decider on St Patrick's day.
Celebrations ensued after the final whistle:
Some shift by Slaughtneil. Fair play to Eilis Ní Chasaide on that last score - especially wonderful to see those girls win it— Cahair O'Kane (@CahairOKane1) March 5, 2017
Sarsfields Scorers: Niamh McGrath 0-04. Orlaith McGrath 0-03, Sarah Spellman 0-01, Siobhan McGrath 0-03
Slaughtneil Scorers: Louise Dougan 0-06, Shannon Graham 0-01, Eilis Ni Chaiside 0-03, Mary Kelly 1-00