The Mayo hurlers have gotten their Allianz Hurling League Division 2B campaign off to a winning start against Derry.
Derek Walsh's men fended off a late charge from the Oak Leaf County to claim victory by 0-21 to 1-16 in MacHale Park.
Keith Higgins was inspirational for the Green and Red upfront and helped propel them to a 0-10 0-5 lead at halftime.
Mayo will now face Roscommon in Dr Hyde Park next Saturday at 2pm.
Afterwards Mayo manager Derek Walsh gave his reaction to our match commentator John Lynch.