Delaney back; Tyrrell at centre-back to face Waterford

Fenians (Johnstown) defender, J.J. Delaney has been picked on the Kilkenny team for the first team this season. The former All-Star will play at full-back in Sunday’s National Hurling League clash against Waterford in Nowlan Park.

Fenians (Johnstown) defender, J.J. Delaney has been picked on the Kilkenny team for the first team this season. The former All-Star will play at full-back in Sunday’s National Hurling League clash against Waterford in Nowlan Park.

Delaney will be flanked by Paul Murphy and Joey Holden on a much changed selection from the side that lost against Dublin last weekend. Jackie Tyrrell has been picked at centre-back.

Kilkenny (SH v Waterford) - E. Murphy, P. Murphy, J.J. Delaney, J. Holden, B. Kennedy, J. Tyrrell, C. Buckley, P. Walsh, R. Hogan, W. Walsh, C. Fennelly, H. Shefflin, J.J. Farrell, M. Kelly, E. Larkin. Subs - D. Herity, T. Keogh, M. Walsh, C. Fogarty, T. Walsh, B. Hogan, K. Joyce, L. Ryan, R. Power, T.J. Reid, A. Fogarty.