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Your 'Lar and JJ in hurling combat' pics of the day

There was plenty drama in the early stages of the second-half of today’s hurling league final.

THEY ARE TWO of the greatest hurlers in the inter-county game but it was not the best of afternoons for Tipperary’s Lar Corbett and Kilkenny’s JJ Delaney.

The pair were in opposition in the Division 1 hurling league final which Kilkenny triumphed in by 2-17 to 0-20 in Nowlan Park.

But Lar and JJ saw their involvement in the game cut short when referee Barry Kelly showed the pair red cards in the early stages of the second-half.

6. It all stemmed from an off the ball scuffle which started here…

5. Kept going here…

4. And here…

3. Then they hit the floor with goalkeeper Eoin Murphy joining in…

2. And others soon followed…

1. Before referee Barry Kelly sent the pair to the line…

All Pics (INPHO/Cathal Noonan)

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