By Larry Cooney.
Kilburn Gaels claimed the bragging rights over St. Gabriel’s in the All-London Division 1 Final by the narrowest of margins at a damp Pearse Stadium Galway last Saturday evening.
It had been the climax of a memorable three-day tournament involving 16 teams from all over the globe including three from Britain.
Unbeaten Kilburn Gaels and St. Gabriel’s had been the form team of the inaugural and novel event and there can be no doubt that the entire tournament was both an organisational and worthwhile success for everyone concerned including the joint-carriers and sponsors Aer Lingus and Ethiad Airways.
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