Tipperary hurlers name unchanged team for semi-final

The Tipperary Senior Hurling team to play Kilkenny in Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park is unchanged from the team that started the Munster Final against Waterford.

The Tipperary Senior Hurling team to play Kilkenny in Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park is unchanged from the team that started the Munster Final against Waterford.

The team is Brendan Cummins (Ballybacon-Grange), Conor O’Brien (Éire Óg Annacarty), Paul Curran (Mullinahone, captain), Michael Cahill (Thurles Sarsfields), Thomas Stapleton (Templederry Kenyons), Conor O’Mahony (Newport), Padraic Maher (Thurles Sarsfields), Brendan Maher (Borris–Ileigh), Shane McGrath (Ballinahinch), Pa Bourke (Thurles Sarsfields), Patrick Maher (Lorrha/Dorrha), Lar Corbett (Thurles Sarsfields), Brian O’Meara (Kilruane MacDonaghs), John O’Brien (Toomevara) and Noel McGrath (Loughmore/Castleiney).

The throw-in is at 3.30 and the referee is Cathal McAllister, Cork.

Tipp are also involved in the curtain-raiser, the All-Ireland Minor Hurling semi-final, in which they face Galway at 1.30.