TYRONE are 70 minutes away from Croke Park and an appearance in the Nicky Rackard Cup final, following this high-scoring win over Leitrim at Carrick-on-Shannon.
The Red Hands hit form on a balmy afternoon, the only negative aspect of their 11 points success, a knee injury picked up by ace attacker Damien Casey.
And with just a week to recover ahead of next weekend’s semi-final clash with Warwickshire, Casey, who went off early in the second half after scoring 1-5, has little time to prove his fitness.
Aidy Kelly scored the other Tyrone goal late on, and while manager Mattie Lennon was delighted with the big score-line racked up by his side, he will be somewhat concerned by the concession of 2-14.
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Posted: 10:07 am June 4, 2018
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