TEAM NEWS: Kevin Martin names Offaly hurling team to face Wexford

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TEAM NEWS: Kevin Martin names Offaly hurling team to face Wexford

Kevin Martin has named hisOffaly Senior Hurling Team to play Wexford on Saturday at 7pm in Bord na Mona O’Connor Park in the 3rd Round of the Leinster Championship.

Offaly will be hoping for an upset victory after back to back defeats against Galwayamd Kilkenny. 

There is plenty of experience in the team, not least of which in the full forward line, made up of Dan Currams, Shane Dooley and Joe Bergin. 

Eoghan Cahill continues between the sticks with Paddy Delaney, Sean Gardiner and Ben Conneely making up his first line of defence in the full back line.

Damien Egan, Pat Camon, who impressed last week, and David O'Toole form the half back line with captain David King and Shane Kinsella tasked with a huge task in midfield. 

Oisin Kelly, Conor Mahon and Colin Egan make up an imposing half forward line. 

The Team selection is a follows

1 Eoghan Cahill (Birr)

2 Paddy Delaney (Kinnitty)

3 Sean Gardiner (Lusmagh)

4 Ben Conneely (St Rynagh’s)

5 Damien Egan (Belmont)

6 Pat Camon (St Rynagh’s)

7 David O’Toole Greene (Shamrocks)

8 Shane Kinsella (Kinnitty)

9 David King (Coolderry)

10 Oisin Kelly (Belmont)

11 Colin Egan (Belmont)

12 Conor Mahon (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

13 Shane Dooley (Tullamore)

14 Joe Bergin  (Seir Kieran)

15 Dan Currams (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

Subs:

16 Conor Slevin (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

17 Brendan Murphy (Birr)

18 Kevin Dunne  (Seir Kieran)

19 Dermot Shortt (St Rynagh’s)

20 Ronan Hughes (St Rynagh’s)

21 Paddy Rigney (Kinnitty)

22 Sean Ryan (Birr)

23 Peter Geraghty (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

24 Tommy Geraghty (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

25 James Gorman (Kilcormac/Killoughey)

26 Paddy Murphy (Ballinamere)

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