Watch: Kilkenny hurling legend Jackie Tyrrell meets and greets fans

Hurlers are proving to be a big hit at the National Ploughing Championships

Michelle Hogan


Michelle Hogan


Nine time All-Ireland hurling champion, Jackie Tyrrell, was signing copies of his new book for fans at the National Ploughing Championship this week.

Kilkenny fans and indeed hurling enthusiasts from all over the country lined up to meet the legend of the game.

Tyrrell works for Avonmore and was interviewed in the Glanbia stand. 

His book, The Warrior's Code, is an honest recollection of his hugely successful hurling career and is currently a bestseller.

And his Galway counterpart Joe Canning was also drawing the crowds. See just how many people were in the queue to see him by clicking here