Brennan handed starting role for Kilkenny

Updated: Friday, 02 Sep 2011 22:23

Eddie Brennan has been named in the Kilkenny team
Eddie Brennan has been named in the Kilkenny team

Kilkenny have named their team for Sunday's All-Ireland Hurling final against Tipperary with Eddie Brennan replacing TJ Reid the only change for Brian Cody’s men.

Brennan has not started a Championship match this year but Cody has opted to start with the experienced 32-year old in place of Reid.

Colin Fennelly, who was rated extremely doubtful for final because of a hamstring injury, has also been named in the starting XV.

Kilkenny team to play Tipperary in the All-Ireland Hurling final in Croke Park on Sunday, throw-in at 3:30pm:

D Herity, P Murphy, N Hickey, J Tyrrell, T Walsh, B Hogan, JJ Delaney, M Fennelly, M Rice, E Brennan, R Power, H Shefflin, C Fennelly, E Larkin, R Hogan.

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