Tipp hurling team for Waterford Crystal Cup Final

The Tipperary Senior Hurling team to play Clare in the final of the Waterford Crystal Cup on Sunday at Sixmilebridge (1 o’clock) shows 5 changes from the team that started against Kilkenny in last Sunday’s Allianz League game.

The Tipperary Senior Hurling team to play Clare in the final of the Waterford Crystal Cup on Sunday at Sixmilebridge (1 o’clock) shows 5 changes from the team that started against Kilkenny in last Sunday’s Allianz League game.

Conor O’Brien, John Coghlan, James Woodlock, John O’Neill and Timmy Hammersley come into the team in place of Paul Curran and Brendan Maher - both of whom are injured - Padraic Maher, Pa Bourke and John O’Brien.

The team is Brendan Cummins (Ballybacon-Grange), Conor O’Brien (Éire Óg Annacarty), John Coghlan (Moyne-Templetuohy), Michael Cahill (Thurles Sarsfields), Donagh Maher (Burgess), Conor O’Mahony (Newport), Shane Maher (Burgess), David Young (Toomevara), James Woodlock (Drom and Inch) Gearóid Ryan (Templederry Kenyons), Noel McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney), Adrian Ryan (Templederry Kenyons), John O’Neill (Clonoulty-Rossmore), Brian O’Meara (Kilruane MacDonaghs) and Timmy Hammersley (Clonoulty-Rossmore).