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Ardboe snatch defeat from jaws of victory

Killyclogher....................................... 2-9

Ardboe.............................................. 1-9

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ARDBOE had victory snatched from their grasp in the dying moments of a dramatic LCC Tyrone Senior Football Championship semi-final as Killyclogher dragged themselves back from the dead and pushed on for victory in extra-time.

The lough shore men, who have not won the O’Neill Cup since 1988, led by three points in stoppage time, but conceded a goal as Killyclogher came storming back with a late rally.

It was heart-breaking for the Rossas as they lost out in added time, and Killyclogher went through to set up a meeting with Coalisland in the final, a repeat of the 2016 decider.

Read more in this week's Tyrone and Mid-Ulster Courier.

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