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Dublin: 8°C Tuesday 27 October 2020

No changes for Galway, as Donnellan deemed fit to start

The side are unchanged from the team that recently played Kilkenny in the Leinster final.

Cyril Donnellan has been given the nod to start.
Cyril Donnellan has been given the nod to start.

CYRIL DONNELLAN HAS been included in the Galway side to face Cork in this weekend’s All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final in Croke Park.

There had been doubts surrounding the player’s fitness, after he suffered a chipped bone below his elbow, but he has been declared fit to start.

Elsewhere, there are no changes to the side that played Kilkenny in the Leinster final.

Cork have already named their team for the match, which starts at 3.30pm on Sunday.

GALWAY SH: 1. James Skehill (Cappataggle); 2. David Collins (Liam Mellows), 3. Kevin  Hynes (Sarsfield’s), 4. Fergal Moore (Turloughmore); 5. Niall Donoghue (Kilbeacanty), 6. Tony Óg Regan (Rahoon-Newcastle), 7. Johnny Coen (Loughrea); 8. Iarla Tannian (Ardrahan), 9. Andy Smith (Portumna); 10. David Burke (St. Thomas’s), 11. Niall Burke (Oranmore-Maree), 12. Cyril Donnellan (Pádraig Pearse’s); 13. Conor Cooney (St. Thomas’s), 14. Joe Canning (Portumna), 15. Damien Hayes (Portumna).

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