# Kilkenny hurling

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# gaa team news
Two Championship debutants for Mayo, Kerry unchanged for opening round-robin clash
Paddy Deegan returns to the Kilkenny hurling team to face Dublin, with Conor Fogarty and Billy Drennan named on the Cats’ bench.
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# Wrap
Kilkenny and Waterford manage to hold off shock wins against Antrim and Westmeath
There was plenty of drama in Division 1 of the hurling league.
# Time to say goodbye
'It was an honour'- two-time All-Ireland winner calls time on Kilkenny career
Ger Aylward follows on from Paul Murphy in stepping away from the Cats team.
# bossman
Brian Cody has been confirmed as Kilkenny senior hurling manager for 21st season
The 64-year-old will take charge again as Kilkenny aim to secure the Liam MacCarthy Cup for the first time since 2015.
# new boss in town
Eight-time All-Ireland winner Eddie Brennan ratified as Laois senior hurling manager for 2019
Brennan succeeds Eamonn Kelly, who stood down from the position in June.
# Interview
'I've often been told that Kilkenny was the start of the sweeper system'
DJ Carey has been appointed as the new manager of the Kilkenny U21 team.
# Brothers in Arms
'We have to hurl and get on with it' - Kilkenny brothers to face each other in county final
Brothers Brian and Keith Hogan will stand toe-to-toe in the Kilkenny hurling decider.
# come at the king
'Do I like Brian Cody? Oh, Jesus yeah' - Henry Shefflin on the bond he has with his old boss
We talked hurling and more with the best there’s been this week.
# i am not a robot
Donal Óg's 'Stepford Wives' jibe 'did an injustice to Kilkenny', says Shefflin
The Cats icon was on the Late Late last night.
# winning easy
'When you're winning easy, you don't know where you're weak'
Alan Kerins hopes Galway’s big wins has tested them enough.
# Thank GAA its 2014
Richie Hogan brings smiles to patients' faces with visit to Crumlin Hospital
The 2014 Hurler of the Year even donned a Dublin jersey at the request of one GAA fan.
# All-Ireland
Extra-time needed as Rower Inistioge crowned Intermediate champions
The Kilkenny side were held in normal time by Kilnadeema-Leitrim.
# Surf and turf
Romeo from Home and Away heading for Kilkenny, will judge 'Most Appropriately Dressed Lady'
Luke Mitchell has been drafted in as a judge at Kilkenny’s Gowran Park.
# Preview
Ballyhale and Oulart to tog out again for Leinster semi-final after last week's washout
Back to Wexford Park for Henry Shefflin and his side.
Joe Canning played through pain to start final - coach
Galway coach Mattie Kenny says the Portumna forward carried an injury into Sunday’s All-Ireland hurling final replay.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Tuesday
The Cats are home, the Dubs have a new football boss and all the European football action.
# Medals
Will I be back? I don't know, admits Kilkenny legend JJ Delaney
The eight-time All-Ireland winner is determined to enjoy his latest success in black and amber.
# Reaction
James Skehill: 'Some might say I was a hindrance but some might say I was a positive'
The Galway ‘keeper admits he wasn’t at all fit ahead of Sunday’s lost All-Ireland hurling final replay.
# Champions
In pictures: Kilkenny welcomes home Brian Cody's All-Ireland heroes
It’s a familiar scene in the Marble City tonight. Here’s how it looks.
# Nostalgia
Here are our 63 favourite images from the 2012 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
It’s been a memorable year in hurling for a number of reasons, and the following pics reflect some of the highlights.
# tradition
In pictures: All-Ireland-winning Cats drop into children's hospital
It was the morning after the night before and Kilkenny’s hurlers made the familiar trip to Crumlin.
# Fall-out
Murph's Sideline Cut: Kilkenny's remorseless code-breakers leaves Galway still waiting for Liam
It was another long afternoon at Croke Park for Ciarán Murphy.
# Young gun
New boy Walsh shines for Kilkenny on the biggest stage
The Tullogher-Rosbercon youngster was handed his senior debut for Kilkenny yesterday in the All-Ireland final. And he delivered in style.
# Disappointment
'Scoreline didn't reflect our performance' - Cunningham
Galway’s manager says they didn’t get the breaks but accepted that Kilkenny were the better team yesterday.
# Legend
'Henry's achievement is unique. He has done everything for Kilkenny' - Cody
The Ballyhale Shamrocks star will do down as one of the greatest players ever to grace the sport.
# Legend
Henry Shefflin: ‘I’d have to say this is definitely the sweetest’
The Kilkenny attacking legend savored the feeling in Croke Park yesterday after winning his ninth All-Ireland senior hurling medal.
# Social Media
How Twitter reacted to Kilkenny's All-Ireland win
Not surprisingly, there’s been a huge amount of praise for the Cats after today’s final.
# cats are the cream
Report: Kilkenny dominate replay to retain All Ireland title
The Cats were in imperious form, seeing off 14 man Galway by an 11 point margin
Open thread: how do you think today's All-Ireland hurling final replay will go?
The first, drawn game was packed with incident: Shefflin’s penalty decision, Canning’s late free, the managers’ touchline encounter.
# act ii
Centre stage: Fennelly eyeing extra game as a bonus
For some, tomorrow’s All Ireland hurling final replay will be a bridge too far, but Michael Fennelly is only getting stronger.
# Team news
Skehill suffers injury scare for Galway while Kilkenny hand debut to Walsh
There has been major breaking news this evening concerning the selections for Sunday’s All-Ireland final replay.
# Big Talk
Canning takes aim at 'unsporting' Shefflin ahead of hurling final replay
The Portumna man had plenty to say about the Cats yesterday.
'The game the next day will be 50-50' -- Skipper Fergal Moore urges Galway to get back to work
Anthony Cunningham will rally his troops at training tomorrow night as the build-up begins to 30 September.
# Reaction
'We don’t have any excuses for not winning the game. We weren’t robbed by a long shot' - Brian Cody
The Kilkenny manager wasn’t blaming a refereeing decision on yesterday’s All-Ireland SHC draw with Galway.
# All-Ireland SHC
Good start vital for Cats says former star Kavanagh
The four-time All-Star, who recently retired from inter-county hurling, believes the opening minutes will be crucial on Sunday.
# Show your colours
In pictures: Fans gear up for All-Ireland SHC final
Galway and Kilkenny fans are attempting to outdo each other in the run-up to Sunday’s much-anticipated match.
# It's nearly here
All-Ireland SHC 2012: Kilkenny's route to the final
A look back at how Brian Cody’s men got to their sixth consecutive All-Ireland final.
# Leinster SHC
'Everything has been geared towards today' - Johnny McCaffrey
The Dublin midfielder speaks about their ambition to overcome Kilkenny in the Leinster SHC semi-final.
# Rising Star
VIDEO: The future of Kilkenny hurling is in safe hands
This does not bode well for the rest of the country.
# Everyday I'm Shefflin
Henry Shefflin on the brink of return to intercounty action this weekend
Cats forward may make his comeback with the All-Ireland champions in a challenge match in Offaly.