A NEW-LOOK KILKENNY will be out to impress in tomorrow’s Walsh Cup quarter-final against DIT.
Brian Cody has completely shuffled his pack for the Cats’ season-opener with Colin Fennelly the only player who started the All-Ireland quarter-final against Cork last July.
TJ Reid starts at centre-forward while Eoin Murphy, Paul Murphy, Lester Ryan and Matthew Ruth all feature on a strong bench.
Throw-in at Freshford is at 2pm.
Kilkenny (SH v DIT): David Herity (Dunnamaggin); Conor Fogarty (Erin’s Own), Michael Walsh (Young Irelands), Brian Kennedy (St Lactain’s); Shane Prendergast (Clara), Joe Holden (Ballyhale Shamrocks), David Langton (Clara); Geoff Brennan (St Patrick’s), Paraic Phelan (Emeralds); Colin Fennelly (Ballyhale Shamrocks), TJ Reid (Ballyhale Shamrocks), Liam Ryan (Clara); Jonjo Farrell (Thomastown), Mark Kelly (O’Loughlin Gaels), Joe Brennan (St Patrick’s).
Substitutes: Eoin Murphy (Glenmore), Paul Murphy (Danesfort), Lester Ryan (Clara), Richie Doyle (Barrow Rangers), Matthew Ruth (James Stephens), Kevin Kelly (St Patrick’s).