Donal O'Grady - Columnist - IRISH EXAMINER

Tommy Walsh with Tipperary's Lar Corbett and Pa Bourke during the 2012 All-Ireland semi-final. Picture: INPHO/James Crombie

DONAL OGRADY: A true master under the high ball

Tommy Walsh built his legend in a variety of positions for Kilkenny.

Sarsfields players celebrate with the Seán Óg Murphy cup after defeating Glen Rovers in the Cork SHC final at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.  Picture: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

DONAL OGRADY: Experience shows for champions

Last week, as this final drew near, questions exercised the minds of both sets of supporters. Sarsfields’ fans wondered if they could continue the winning pattern established since 2008 of a championship victory every second year, writes Donal O'Grady. This story is enriched with multi-media content