"I swear to God, if he hit it 10 more times he'd miss it, but he got it on the big day and we're delighted."
Sixmilebridge made no mistake at the second attempt when scoring a convincing victory over Clooney-Quin in Ennis.
The county finals just keep on coming.
A Clare politician has warned that hurlers from the county might be lost to Limerick if proposed county boundary changes are implemented.
Sixmilebridge manager John O'Meara believes that his side must improve ahead of Sunday's SHC final replay against Clooney-Quin.
It's going to be another massive weekend on the club scene with a packed schedule of games including fourteen county finals between football and hurling.
The draws for the 2018 provincial senior football championships have taken place tonight, throwing up some intriguing clashes next summer.
The draws for the revamped 2018 Leinster and Munster senior hurling championship have been revealed tonight on RTE television.
The winners of next year's national hurling league will play All-Ireland champions Galway in Australia.
The draws for next year's Leinster and Munster senior hurling championships will take place this afternoon at Croke Park.
The draws for next year's provincial football championships will be made live tonight (Thursday) on RTÉ 2.
The 2017 Munster club championship gets underway this weekend with the first games coming in the intermediate hurling competition.
Some of the biggest names in hurling will backbone the squad that has been assembled by the GAA to take on Scotland in the annual international clash next Saturday.
Clondegad qualified for their first-ever Clare SFC final yesterday following a 2-12 to 1-9 victory over 2015 champions Miltown.
The GAA's grassroots were in their element yesterday as county finals took pride of place across the length and breadth of the country...
Clooney-Quin manager Fergie O'Loughlin was looking at the glass half full rather than half empty after yesterday's drawn Clare SHC final against Sixmilebridge.
"I've been fortunate to win an All-Ireland with Donegal, but to win a county title with my club is right up there."
Sixmilebridge and Clooney-Quin will have to renew acquaintances to determine the Clare senior hurling championship winners for 2017.
In one of the most hectic Sunday's of the year we were served up some cracking matches. Here are a list of the day's results.
There were no fewer than 19 games being covered this afternoon.
Champions Kilmurry-Ibrickane are through to another Clare SFC final after a dramatic 2-10 to 2-9 extra-time victory over Cratloe at Cusack Park today.
The provisional 2018 Allianz League fixtures have been announced, with a Croke Park double-header involving the Dublin footballers and hurlers getting proceedings underway on Saturday, January 27.