Tipp’s seven All-Stars start for Dublin game

first_imgThe Tipperary Senior Hurling team to play Dublin in the Allianz Hurling League opener on Sunday in Parnell Park has been announced. Manager Eamon O’Shea has handed a hurling league debut to Joe O’Dwyer from Killenaule, to line out with his cousin John and club mate Kieran Bergin. It also shows a return for Paul Curran and Conor O’Mahony to their old positions of full back and centre cack respectively. Despite being an experienced team it also gives a fresh chance for young players like Denis Maher and Jason Forde to make their mark.  Eamon O’Shea’s team includes eleven that started last year’s Allianz Hurling League Final.Tipp FM will bring you full live coverage of Sunday’s match at Parnell Park in association with Lodge Security Nenagh, with throw-in set for 2pm.                                       The team is: Darren Gleeson (Portroe)Cathal Barrett (Holycross-Ballycahill)Paul Curran (Mullinahone)Joe O’Dwyer (Killenaule)Kieran Bergin (Killenaule)Conor O’Mahony (Newport)Padraic Maher (Thurles Sarsfields)Shane McGrath (Ballinahinch)Brendan Maher Capt. (Borris-Ileigh) Denis Maher (Thurles Sarsfields)Patrick Maher (Lorrha & Dorrha)James Woodlock (Drom & Inch)John O’Dwyer (Killenaule)Seamus Callanan (Drom & Inch)Jason Forde (Silvermines).last_img read more