Leinster Club IHC final: Captain Walsh leads by example

November 30, 2019

Tullaroan and Kilkenny's Padraig Walsh celebrates. ©INPHO/Oisin Keniry.

Tullaroan were crowned Leinster Club intermediate hurling champions at Nowlan Park today.

The Kilkenny champions pulled away in the second-half to record a convincing 2-25 to 2-13 success over Offaly opponents Seir Kieran.

Captain Shane Walsh took the scoring honours with 2-12 (2-2 from play) while Kilkenny legend Tommy Walsh contributed 0-2 to his team’s final tally.

Walsh and Adrian Hynes traded goals during a first-half that finished with the home team 1-11 to 1-8 ahead.

Walsh’s second goal arrived in the 41st minute and there was no stopping Tullaroan from that point on.

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