TJ Reid is one of four Ballyhale Shamrocks players to return to the Kilkenny side for Sunday’s Division 1A releagtion play-off with Clare. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kilkenny have wheeled out the big guns for Sunday’s Division One A relegation play-off against Clare. As expected manager Brian Cody has given instant(...)

Kilkenny's Colin Fennelly, under pressure from Paul Killeen of Galway, manages to flick the ball to the net past goalkeeper Colm Callanan. Photograph: Inpho

KILKENNY 1-24 GALWAY 1-17at Semple Stadium Not even the indisposition of their manager and Hurler of the Year could put a stop (...)

Tipperary's Lar Corbett scores a goal. Photograph: Lorraine O'Sullivan

The biggest hurling rivalry in recent times produced enough heat at Thurles to energise a small crowd of 5,697, as Tipperary did just enough fo(...)