Who would be your right corner back on team of the decades

First round of postal votes have been added


Phil ‘Fan’ Larkin (60s and 70s) Played in nine All-Irelands, seven in this position. Won four All-Irelands and  four All-Stars.


John Henderson (80s) Played in five All-Irelands, two in this position. Won three  All-Irelands, one All-Star.


Eddie O’Connor (90s) Played in three All-Ireland finals, winning two. Won one All Star.

Michael Kavanagh (2000s) Played in 10 All-Irelands, eight in this position, and won seven finals. Won four All Stars.


Paul Murphy (2010s) Played in eight All-Ireland finals, including replays, all in this position. Won four All-Irelands, and four All-Stars.

After six weeks of voting in print and online, the Kilkenny hurling public’s final nominations for the team of the last sixty years are now known.
Selecting a team for each decade, now all the nominations for the various positions are known. Voting is now open online at and you can also fill out the form in this week's Kilkenny People.


The players  nominated have their club crests showing, All-Irelands won and All Stars showing.

By filling out the form and entering you are in with a chance of attending the gala function at Gowran Park to honour the final fifteen who win the popular vote. This time we ask you to mark the box beside the player you choose in each position. Should a player be leading in two positions, its the position that he has gained the most votes in will be his winning one. Second place in the other position will be chosen. Closing date for the final votes is Friday, August 21. Entries to Team of the Decades, Kilkenny People, 34 High Street, Kilkenny.

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