2 changes to Tipperary side for Munster intermediate hurling final
INPHO Ryan Byrne
Tipperary attacker Timmy Hammersley.
TIPPERARY HAVE MADE two changes to their team for Friday’s Munster intermediate hurling final against Cork from the team that defeated Limerick at the semi-final stage.
Danny O’Hanlon and Thomas Butler come into the team at wing-forward and full-forward respectively.
Pat Molloy and Denis Maher are the two players to make way for the game which takes place in Semple Stadium.
Tipperary feature 2010 All-Ireland senior hurling winners Darragh Egan and David Young in goal and at wing-back respectively.
While midfielder Joey McLoughney and centre-forward Timmy Hammersley have also previously been involved with the senior squad.
TIPPERARY: Darragh Egan (Kildangan); Sean O’Brien (Newport), Micheal Butler (Drom and Inch), Tom Treacy (Cappawhite); Willie Ryan (Clonakenny), David Young (Toomevara), Padraig Heffernan (Clonoulty Rossmore); Joey McLoughney (Toomevara), Seán McCormack (Borris-Ileigh); Orrie Quirke (Silvermines), Timmy Hammersley (Clonoulty Rossmore), Danny O’Hanlon (Carrick Swans); Ruairi Gleeson (Kildangan), Thomas Butler (Clonoulty-Rossmore), Paudie Greene (Upperchurch Drombane).
Meanwhile, the Premier County’s U21s have made one change for their Munster semi-final clash with Cork on Wednesday. Tommy Heffernan comes into the half forward line for Dan McCormack.
TIPPERARY: Darragh Mooney (Éire Óg Annacarty); Cathal Barrett (Holycross Ballycahill), Michael Breen (Ballina), Andrew Ryan (Toomevara); Joe O’Dwyer (Killenaule), Tomas Hamill (Killea), Seamus Kennedy (St. Marys Clonmel); Justin Cahill (Kilruane MacDonaghs), Brian Stapleton (Templederry Kenyons); Tommy Heffernan (Éire Óg Nenagh), Jason Forde (Silvermines), Niall O’Meara (Kilruane MacDonaghs); Aidan McCormack (Thurles Sarsfields), Bill Walsh (Carrick Swan), Liam McGrath (Loughmore Castleiney).
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