All-Ireland champions Tipperary receive 15 All-Star nominations
Last Updated: 07/10/16 4:23pm
All-Ireland champions Tipperary have received 15 nominations for the 2016 All-Star hurling awards.
The Premier County lifted the Liam McCarthy Cup for the first time since 2010, beating Kilkenny in the decider, and the 15 players who started that game are all nominated.
In all, the breakdown of the eight counties represented is Tipperary 15; Waterford 9, Kilkenny 8, Galway 6, Clare 3, Wexford 2, Limerick 1, Cork 1.
Tipperary duo Pádraic Maher and Séamus Callanan and Waterford's Austin Gleeson are on the shortlist for Player of the Year. Gleeson is also nominated for the young player award along with Deise team-mate Shane Bennett and Tipp's Ronan Maher.
The awards will be presented at a ceremony in Dublin's Convention Centre on Friday, November 4.
Eoin Murphy (Kilkenny), Darren Gleeson (Tipperary), Colm Callanan (Galway)
Cathal Barrett (Tipperary), James Barry (Tipperary), Daithí Burke (Galway), Tadhg de Búrca (Waterford), Shane Fives (Waterford), Pádraic Maher (Tipperary), Ronan Maher (Tipperary), Paul Murphy (Kilkenny), Pádraig Walsh (Kilkenny), Cillian Buckley (Kilkenny), Michael Cahill (Tipperary), Séamus Kennedy (Tipperary), Diarmuid Byrnes (Limerick), Noel Connors (Waterford), Philip Mahony (Waterford), Cian Dillon (Clare), Pádraig Mannion (Galway), Matthew O'Hanlon (Wexford)
Jamie Barron (Waterford), David Burke (Galway), Michael Breen (Tipperary), Conor Fogarty (Kilkenny), Brendan Maher (Tipperary), Kevin Moran (Waterford)
Séamus Callanan (Tipperary), Austin Gleeson (Waterford), Richie Hogan (Kilkenny), Patrick Maher (Tipperary), Pauric Mahony (Waterford), John McGrath (Tipperary), Noel McGrath (Tipperary), John O'Dwyer (Tipperary), Walter Walsh (Kilkenny), Conor Cooney (Galway), Tony Kelly (Clare), Dan McCormack (Tipperary), Joe Canning (Galway), TJ Reid (Kilkenny), Michael Walsh (Waterford), Lee Chin (Wexford), Colm Galvin (Clare), Alan Cadogan (Cork)
Player of the Year Nominees
Austin Gleeson (Waterford), Pádraic Maher (Tipperary), Séamus Callanan (Tipperary)
Young Player of the Year Nominees
Ronan Maher (Tipperary), Austin Gleeson (Waterford), Shane Bennett (Waterford)