All-Ireland finalists Kilkenny and Tipperary claimed responsibility for 13 of the 15 places on The Sunday Game hurling team of the year for 2014.

The programme's analysts selected seven of Kilkenny's victorious All-Ireland winning side, while losing finalists Tipperary contributed six players to the line-up.

Beaten semi-finalists Limerick supplied two players.

Richie Hogan, who scored six points in the drawn final and two in Saturday's replay, was named player of the year. 

The Sunday Game team of the year:

Darren Gleeson (Tipperary); Paul Murphy (Kilkenny), JJ Delaney (Kilkenny), Seamus Hickey (Limerick); Brendan Maher (Tipperary), Padraic Maher (Tipperary), Cillian Buckley (Kilkenny); Richie Hogan (Kilkenny), Conor Fogarty (Kilkenny);  TJ Reid (Kilkenny), Patrick Maher (Tipperary), John O'Dwyer (Tipperary); Colin Fennelly (Kilkenny), Seamus Callinan (Tipperary), Shane Dowling (Limerick).

GOALKEEPER

Darren Gleeson (Tipperary)

FULL-BACK LINE   

Paul Murphy (Kilkenny)

JJ Delaney (Kilkenny)

Seamus Hickey (Limerick)

HALF-BACK LINE

Brendan Maher (Tipperary)

Padraic Maher (Tipperary)

Cillian Buckley (Kilkenny)

MIDFIELD

Richie Hogan (Kilkenny)

Conor Fogarty (Kilkenny)

HALF-FORWARD LINE

TJ Reid (Kilkenny)

Patrick Maher (Tipperary)

John O'Dwyer (Tipperary)

FULL-FORWARD LINE

Colin Fennelly (Kilkenny)

Seamus Callanan (Tipperary)

Shane Dowling (Limerick)