Bergin back in for Tipp hurlers

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The Tipperary senior hurling team to play Offaly in Saturday’s qualifer tie at O’Moore park, Portlaoise shows one change from the side which started against Galway in last week’s victory. Killenaule’s Kieran Bergin comes in at midfield in place of Sarsfields Ronan Maher. Despite speculation about a move further outfield, Padraic Maher remains at the edge of the square, and Borris-Ileigh’s Paddy Stapleton retains his place at corner back having being a late replacement prior to the game for the injured Conor O’Mahony. The team is:

The Tipperary senior hurling team to play Offaly in Saturday’s qualifer tie at O’Moore park, Portlaoise shows one change from the side which started against Galway in last week’s victory. Killenaule’s Kieran Bergin comes in at midfield in place of Sarsfields Ronan Maher. Despite speculation about a move further outfield, Padraic Maher remains at the edge of the square, and Borris-Ileigh’s Paddy Stapleton retains his place at corner back having being a late replacement prior to the game for the injured Conor O’Mahony. The team is:

Darren Gleeson (Portroe)

Paddy Stapleton ( Borris-Ileigh )

Paudie Maher (Thurles Sarsfields)

Michael Cahill (Thurles Sarsfields)

Cathal Barrett (HolycrossBallycahill

James Barry (Upperchurch-Drombane)

Brendan Maher (Borris-Ileigh)

Kieran Bergin (Killenaule)

James Woodlock (Drom& Inch)

Gearóid Ryan (Templederry)

Patrick Maher (Lorrha-Dorrha)

John O’Dwyer (Killenaule)

Noel McGrath (LoughmoreCastleiney)

Seamus Callanan (Drom and Inch)

Lar Corbett (Thurles Sarsfields)