Eight changes to the Kilkenny Senior hurlers team to face Galway on Sunday

kilkenny-hurlingKilkenny manager Brian Cody has made a number of changes to his team to face Galway in Nowlan Park on Sunday.


Theres 8 changes with Eoin Murphy replacing David Herity in goal while Conor Fogarty, Michael Walsh, Jackie Tyrrell and Cillian Buckley are the fresh faces in defence.


Geoff Brennan comes into midfield while Richie Hogan and Joe Brennan take their place among the half-forwards.


However there’s no place for either Henry Shefflin or Colin Fennelly.


Meanwhile Kilkenny Hurlers Race takes place today in Gowran Park with the first race at 2.25.



1.      EOIN MURPHY                               GLENMORE

2.      CONOR FOGARTY                         ERINS OWN            

3.      MICHAEL WALSH                          YOUNG IRELANDS

4.      JACKIE TYRRELL                          JAMES STEPHENS

5.      BRIAN KENNEDY                           ST. LACHTAINS

6.      LESTER RYAN                                 CLARA

7.      CILLIAN BUCKLEY                                   DICKSBORO

8.      GEOFF BRENNAN                               ST PATRICKS

9.      PADRAIG WALSH                           TULLAROAN

10.  WALTER WALSH                            TULLOGHER ROSBERCON

11.  RICHIE HOGAN                              DANESFORT

12.  JOE BRENNAN                                ST. PATRICKS

13.  JONJO FARRELL                                THOMASTOWN

14.  MARK KELLY                                 O’LOUGHLIN GAELS

15.  T.J. REID                                          BALLYHALE SHAMROCKS

16.  DAVID HERITY                               DUNNAMAGGIN

17.  PAUL MURPHY                               DANESFORT

18.  TOMAS KEOGH                              JAMES STEPHENS

19.  TOMMY WALSH                             TULLAROAN

20.  BRIAN HOGAN                               O’LOUGHLIN GAELS

21.  WILLIE PHELAN                            DUNNAMAGGIN

22.  JOEY HOLDEN                                BALLYHALE SHAMROCKS

23.  AIDAN FOGARTY                           EMERALDS

24.  JOHN POWER                                 CARRICKHSOCK

25.  LIAM RYAN                                          CLARA

26.  PADRAIG PHELAN                             EMERALDS