Meet the players 1

John Dalton

Carrickshock United. Date of birth: July 22, 1985. 6’. 13st 3lbs.

Occupation: Business Unit Manager (Glanbia)

Joined panel: 2006.

Honours - 4 All-Ireland SHC (2006-09); 6 Leinster SHC (2006-11); 2 NHL (2006, 2009); 3 Walsh Cup (2006-07, 2009); 1 All-Ireland U21HC (2006); 2 Leinster U21HC (2005-06); 2 All-Ireland MHC (2002-03); 2 Leinster MHC (2002-03); 1 Nenagh Co-Op U16HC (2001); 1 Leinster Club IHC (2004); 1 Kilkenny IHC (2004); 1 Kilkenny U21HC B (2000); 2 Kilkenny MHC A (2001-02); 1 Fitzgibbon Cup (WIT 2008); 2 All-Ireland Agricultural Colleges SHC (Kildalton)

Favourite player: Pat Tennyson

Favourite pastime: Swimming

Last DVD/film seen: Hall Pass

Place most like to visit: France.