TEAM NEWS: Cork Teams named for Waterford and Clare Tests

The Cork teams have been named for this weekends action in the McGrath Cup and Munster Senior Hurling League.

The clash away to Waterford on Sunday presents the Footballers first competitive fixture under new Manager Ronan McCarthy, while the Hurlers head to Clare on Sunday after an opening round defeat to Limerick last weekend.

The Football selection shows ten changes to the side that started the Championship exit to Mayo last Summer with Management blending youth and experience across the field.

1. Ryan Price (O Donovan Rossa)

2. Eoin Lavers (Dohenys)

3. Conor Dorman (Bishopstown)

4. Micheal McSweeney (Newcestown)

5. Kevin Flahive (Douglas)

6. Sean White (Clonakilty)

7. Jamie O Sullivan (Bishopstown)

8. Ian Maguire (St Finbarrs)

9. Cillian O Hanlon (Kilshannig)

10. Ruairi Deane (Bantry Blues)

11. Sean Powter (Douglas)

12. Mark Collins (Castlehaven)

13. John O Rourke (Carbery Rangers)

14. Colm O Neill (Ballyclough)

15. Cathal Vaughan (Iveleary)


16. Mark White (Clonakilty)

17. Sean Wilson (Douglas)

18. Sam Ryan (St Finbarrs)

19. Dylan Quinn (St Finbarrs)

20. Matthew Taylor (Mallow)

21. Padraig Clancy (Fermoy)

22. Cian Kiely (Ballincollig)

23. Daniel O Callaghan (Clyda Rovers)

24. Cian Dorgan (Ballincollig)

25. Michael Hurley (Castlehaven) 

26. Stephen Sherlock (St Finbarrs)


The Hurling team shows seven changes to the side that started last weeks opening round loss to Limerick.

1. Anthony Nash - Kanturk
2. Conor O'Sullivan - Sarsfields
3. Eoghain Murphy - Sarsfields
4. David Griffin - Carrigaline
5. Chris O Leary - Valley Rovers
6. Tim O Mahony - Newtownshandrum
7. Rickard Cahalane - Ballymartle
8. Darragh Fitzgibbon - Charleville
9. Luke Meade - Newcestown
10. Eoghain Finn - St Finbarr’s
11. Brian Lawton - Castlemartyr
12. Daniel Kearney - Sarsfields
13. Robert O Shea - Carrigaline
14. Evan Sheehan - Na Piarsaigh
15. Shane Kingston - Douglas

16. Patrick Collins - Ballinhassig
17. John Cashman - Blackrock
18. Ian Cahill - Cloyne
19. Declan Dalton - Fr O’ Neills
20. Conor Cahalane - St Finbarr’s
21. Eoghain Keniry - Killeagh
22. Conor Twomey - Newtownshandrum
23. John Looney - Aghada
24. Greg Murphy - Newcestown
25. Aarons Myers - Sarsfields

Tune in to The Big Red Bench on Sunday from 6pm for reaction from the Footballers clash in Dungarvan and the Hurlers contest in Ennis.

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