The passing of two distinguished hurlers from the south-east within the past week is a further fraying of the living links between our new decade and (...)

Tipperary celebrate after their Under-20 final victory over Cork in Limerick. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

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Cork’s Shane O’Regan has an effort saved by Kilkenny’s Dean Mason. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

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 Ballygunner’s JJ Hutchinson celebrates at the end of the game. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

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