The Tipperary team to play Kilkenny in Saturday’s All Ireland Senior Hurling Final Replay in Croke Park at 5:00pm has been named. There is no change to the team that started against Kilkenny in the drawn game.
Lar Corbett will start his 6th All-Ireland Senior Final in search of his third medal while Padraic Maher, Paddy Stapleton, Shane McGrath, Noel McGrath and team captain Brendan Maher will start their 5th All-Ireland Senior Final.
Kilkenny have made three changes for Saturday night’s game. In come John Power, Padraig Walsh and Kieran Joyce, replacing Walter Walsh, Joey Holden and Brian Hogan.
Tipperary (SH team v Kilkenny) –
Darren Gleeson (Portroe);
Cathal Barrett (Holycross-Ballycahill), Padraic Maher (Thurles Sarsfields), Paddy Stapleton (Borris-Ileigh);
Brendan Maher (Borris-Ileigh – Captain), James Barry (Upperchurch-Drombane), Kieran Bergin (Killenaule);
Shane McGrath (Ballinahinch), James Woodlock (Drom & Inch);
Gearóid Ryan (Templederry Kenyons), Patrick Maher (Lorrha-Dorrha), John O’Dwyer (Killenaule),
Noel McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney), Seamus Callanan (Drom & Inch), Lar Corbett (Thurles Sarsfields)